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The Current Cowardly Church Needs a Mega Dose of the Rebel Spirit

bdogslo Wrote: Jul 09, 2012 3:41 AM
That's nonsense. Christian pastors and Catholic Priests are shephards of a spiritual flock. There is no indication by history or logic that they are even mildly good stewards of check books, let alone political ideology. Is there any limit to the number of bad political ideas that Christian theologians have endorsed?

Whenever the ends of Government are perverted, and public liberty manifestly endangered, and all other means of redress are ineffectual, the People may, and of right ought to reform the old, or establish a new Government; the doctrine of non-resistance against arbitrary power and oppression is absurd, slavish and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind. –Declaration of Rights, Maryland

Unlike America’s original rebel Christians who dumped the Brits’ taxed tea into Boston Harbor and told King George that he could kiss their King George, today’s evangelicals, I believe—especially the dandy ministers who love to be loved—would have...