https://twitter.com/sgvtribune/status/1045861477964541952Of course Wheaton might be the more direct parallel.
https://twitter.com/C_Stroop/status/1042434085594038272I don’t want or expect anyone who can’t afford it to give, and I don’t want anyone to feel obligated; even just RTing those requests is immensely helpful. It is my hope that someday we’ll have some kind of foundation to fund #Exvangelical projects and meet needs. #EmptyThePews
https://twitter.com/brchastain/status/1038060766891532292Next weekend I’ll be in Charleston, South Carolina to give a talk for @CHShumanists, and am very much looking forward to that! October is also pretty full!
https://twitter.com/ap/status/10340159453024010242. I single out poli sci and IR b/c they have remained more aloof than other fields to the "religious turn" in the humanities and social sciences associated with reevaluating the social significance of religion and the history and contemporary realities of religion and secularism
https://twitter.com/cindy_w_brandt/status/10299421876796129292. Is there such a thing as progressive/liberationist Christianity? Of course. But when we speak of a cultural system as vast as a major world religion, we have to realize that we are speaking of a wide array of concrete, communally and historically mediated instantiations.
https://twitter.com/c_stroop/status/10254570256884531212. The English translations on the drink menu were hilariously bad. Here are a couple I can remember.
https://twitter.com/AP/status/10231913592415477772. Like many official pronouncements of the Russian president (and general secretaries of the Communist Party of the USSR before him), this one is for both domestic and international consumption.
https://twitter.com/heerjeet/status/10190035285666160642. Pat Buchanan is aware of this and, as a traditionalist Catholic, in fact straddles that overt white supremacist/Christian traditional values line when it comes to reasons espoused for admiring Putin. For more on this, see my essay “Bad Ecumenism”:
https://twitter.com/c_stroop/status/8244745622388039682. On the subject of how evangelicals think about abortion and how that relates to their generally dark view of human nature, you might find this piece interesting:
https://twitter.com/kristinerudolph/status/10152151378867568642. Presuppositionalism is a key tenet of Christian Reconstructionism, but it has become pervasive in the essentially dominionist ideology of conservative/white evangelicalism, even among those who don't use the term and who aren't thoroughgoing Christian Reconstructionists.