A Christian Response to the Rise of Extremism in Iraq – Red Letter Christians

A Christian Response to the Rise of Extremism in Iraq – Red Letter Christians — Read on http://www.redletterchristians.org/a-christian-response-to-the-rise-of-extremism-in-iraq/ TIMELINE: How US special forces found ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi this weekend. https://t.co/9K2nLdzvmg— NBC News World (@NBCNewsWorld) October 28, 2019

A Brief History of Fundamentalist Christianity in the USA

When we talk about the history of Fundamentalism & rightwing Politics, we have to go all the way back to the mid-to-late 1800s, when both Darwin’s theory of evolution AND the field of archaeology’s discoveries led to a controversy over the reliability of the Bible to give Western societies a proper account of humanity’s origins. …

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Apocalypse Now : NPR

Evangelicals have played an important role in modern day American politics - from supporting President Trump to helping elect Jimmy Carter back in 1976. How and when did this religious group become so intertwined with today's political issues? In this episode, what it means to be an evangelical today and how it has changed over …

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The Evangelicals | C-SPAN

“This groundbreaking book from Pulitzer Prize­–winning historian Frances FitzGerald is the first to tell the powerful, dramatic story of the Evangelical movement in America—from the Puritan era to the 2016 presidential election.” https://t.co/ilNE7eHJGN — ‘Surly Jay’ (@lj_schau) December 22, 2018 View the Video from C-SPAN HERE

How, When and Why Christian Dominionists (Christofascists) Bulldogged American Politics

Media went with 'soccer mom' most people had no idea she was '#WhiteEvangelical mom' https://t.co/hr1oKMbXRJ — Reader Adrift (@ReaderAdrift) November 7, 2018 And wrt this current administration. Media went with 'economic populism' Not #ChristianNationalism https://t.co/6xy4YQyp9i — Reader Adrift (@ReaderAdrift) November 7, 2018 Here's the Washington Post's religion writer poo pooing coverage of Dominionism as 'overhyped'. …

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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