Political Idolatry Among Christians Is in Full Effect

Political Idolatry Among Christians Is in Full Effect

Political idolatry among Christians is in full effect  The last few election seasons have revealed how deeply Christians idolize their political affiliation. Political idolatry happens when some political good turns into a supreme thing. When love for one’s own people becomes an absolute, it turns into racism. When the love of equality turns into a […]

The Irony of Immigration and a Christian Nation

The Irony of Immigration and a Christian Nation

On August 21, the current administration announced two aggressive anti-immigrant initiatives for a “supposed” Christian nation. One was a new regulation that would, if not overturned, allow the government to imprison undocumented parents and their children indefinitely. It would also support the government’s initiative to hold children in even more wretched conditions than it does […]

Political Cults Fill the Space Left by the Decline of Organized Religion

Political Cults Fill the Space Left by the Decline of Organized Religion

As American churches and other religious communities find themselves with declining membership and attendance, statistics suggest that a new religion, the political cult, has taken their place. Instead of a cry for justice backed by a love that always wins, Christianity in western culture has fueled the rise of political extremism. Religion, which has somehow […]