How Puritanism explains Trump: Why the 17th century taught the US and UK different lessons | CT

US and UK Christians have drawn hugely different lessons from their common history. For many Christians in the UK, what is currently happening in the USA is, at best, puzzling and, at worst, looks like a betrayal of Christian principles. And one question keeps raising its head: Whatever do Christians of the so-called 'evangelical religious …

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Nicaea: not Rome’s Authority

In his 2016 article, Evangelical Exodus: The Protestant seminary that produced dozens of Catholic converts, Paul Senz describes a happening that perhaps precipitated or maybe merely coincides with the more recent #Exvangelical and #EmptyThePews phenomena. From Personal Experience Having personally attended classes at Southern Evangelical Seminary in 2013, I feel as though I dodged a …

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The Real Saint Nicholas | Christian History

December 6 marks Saint Nicholas Day, and I thought I'd mark the beginning of the Christmas season by telling the story of Santa Claus's namesake. But before I do, I should remark that, historically speaking, there's not much we really know about Nicholas. Though he's one of the most popular saints in the Greek and …

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This Thanksgiving, Stop Idolizing the Pilgrims | Christianity Today

So, we need to talk about the Pilgrims https://t.co/AX3YllkAOi — Christianity Today (@CTmagazine) November 22, 2017 _____________________ OTHER RESOURCES Civil Religion Has No Place in God's House | TGC Jesus Is Not Your American Patriot | TGC Sociopolitical Conservatism is Not Christianity