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The evangelical ethics guild seems to have fashioned this mandatory boilerplate in the 1960s or 1970s, back when John Updike was publishing his earliest novels. And like an early Updike novel, it seems both moralistic and dated -- far removed from any...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Happy Halloween. Here are some Friday tricks and treats, including: professional liar David Barton isn't a fan of Left Behind either; Michelle Krabill on rape culture in the Bible Belt; Pat Robertson criticizes lazy brain cancer patient for not coming...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Friday, October 31, 2014
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"Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins sincerely believe that we are now living in the End Times. They wrote Left Behind in the hopes of convincing others that this is so. Yet on page after page the reader is confronted with jarring illustrations of how glaringly,...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The stories in the text provide the basis for other stories about those stories, and details from those new stories seep back into the popular understanding as though they were part of the original. The revised and expanded original then provides the...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The trees are very pretty here in late October. The lawn and the sidewalks and the bushes and the driveway are not. I apologize for neglecting this week's "Nicolae" post for a Tuesday spent with a rake and tarp.
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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David Gushee's "Changing Our Mind" calls for a church in which "the rules are the same" for all Christians -- regardless of sexual orientation. That's the radically un-radical core of his message. And maybe also the un-radically radical aspect of it....
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Laughing at bullies, oppressors, and the pompous defenders of injustice is almost never sufficient. It may not even be necessary. But I think it helps. And anyway, it's funny.
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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