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The Washington Inquisition

Inquisition. Noun. 1. a period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigation. 2. an ecclesiastical tribunal established by Pope Gregory IX c. 1232 for

Controversial

Gorsuch, SCOTUS, And A Win for Justice (and us all)

The Supreme Court issued a ruling on a case which, depending on which news outlets you read, is a stunning

Religion and Politics

The Problem With The Problem Of Gun Violence

I am going to try and do two things today. The first thing is actually identifying the problems that we

Religion and Politics

Eisenhower’s Cosmological Reality of the Military-Industrial Complex

On 17 January 1961, President Dwight Eisenhower gave his farewell address. It is one of the most important since George

Religion and Politics

Archbishop Cranmer’s Prescient Words

This is in response to Kett’s Rebellion, but somehow… maybe this applies to our context too: The general cause of

Galatians

Seeking the Common Good with Humility & Perspective

Introductory Note I preached the following sermon at First UMC-Edcouch & First UMC-Lyford on October 23, 2016. Original title: “Nations,

Religion and Politics

How can you be a Christian and a Libertarian?

In my personal life, one of the very few things that politically active Christians can seem to agree on is

Church History

The #BlackLivesMatter Creed

The Ferguson Declaration: A Black Lives Matter Creed (Long Version) If you want to sign the Black Lives Matter Creed,