Articles on Christian Identity

JB at The White Report has posted two new articles on the Christian Identity Movement. They are dated, but due to a recent rise of inane comments on Twitter, Facebook, etc… the ideas of this group seem to be spreading. Anyway, the articles are here and here. Although the Christian Identity movement is outside the mainstream of Christianity, it does serve as an affront to Christianity. It bothers me, quickly, when someone comes preaching that garbage on this site, and it gets my temper rising fast. If you visit the comments on the posts about Arnold Murray, you will

Final Post: More on the Serpent Seed – Implications]

This will be, as far as I can see, the final post dealing with the serpent seed doctrine. I want to thank WB, Tammy and the others that have helped in the conversation with Kandy Cain. It is important to take every chance to reach these people. What are the implications of the serpent seed doctrine… If we are to assume that “eat of the fruit of the tree”  means fornicate, we have to assume that God gave  Adam and Eve permission to fornicate with every other “tree” in the garden EXCEPT the “tree” in the middle. (Gen. 2.16-17) If we

The Racism of Arnold Murray

Unfortunately, people still follow Arnold Murray. His is a perverse doctrine, this serpent seed doctrine, one born and bred in the deep south where lynching was considered a proper punishment, where the idea that the white man was the true chosen people of God, and where biblical illiteracy is the manufactured norm. Arnold Murray is part of the Neo-Nazi “Identity” movement. His widely watched Shepherd’s Chapel is on television daily throughout the United States. Because he uses some terminology different than other Identity preachers many watchers do not realize he is a racist. It should be noted that he

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Arnold Murray: Secret Identity Secret Identity. It’s a long way to go to church, especially for a congregation used to watching its pastor on television. But the flock of Shepherd’s Chapel is like no other. Twice a year, almost 4,000 of its members will fly or drive from points across the country to this Ozarks tourist destination, best known for the neon kitsch and wholesome family entertainment of the Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard, to see Pastor Arnold Murray, host of the long-running TV Bible study program, “Shepherd’s Chapel. The strapping, 6-foot-4-inch octogenarian, known as “The Sarge” to his followers, has gained