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The Return of the Truth

(It’s been a long time since Ive posted. In fact, its been four years (How telling??). A lot has happened in those years- and a lot remains the same. 761 more words


A2: Trump and civil religion

Thanks to Sumera for a head’s up about Donald Trump’s inaugural speech which like so many before him is a very good example of civil religion: 141 more words

A2 Sociology: Religion

Monuments of Civil Religion

Caterine, Darryl. “Monuments of Civil Religion.” In The Routledge Companion to Religion and Popular Culture, edited by John Lyden and Eric Michael Mazur. London; New York: Routledge, 2015. 387 more words

Material Culture

Where Are the Watchmen?

I’m attending the Eighth Day Symposium, an Orthodox-inspired but broadly ecumenical gathering, Friday and Saturday. The Symposium titleĀ is “Where Are the Watchmen? 1,229 more words


Trump is not an exception--and what to expect now

catch this radio broadcast about my talk in Berlin about Trump. Click here


Christendom or America

Mark Noll made me aware of Hugh McLeod’s definition of Christendom:

a society where there are close ties between leaders of the church and secular elites…

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