Dear Franklin Graham and Frank Schaeffer– An Open Letter To Two “Franks”

From: John of BerkleyTo: Franklin Graham and Frank SchaefferDear Franklin Graham and Frank Schaeffer,The other day, I published an article about Why I Won’t Be Celebrating Billy Graham’s 95th Birthday. I wrote the article out of sincere concern about the infantile state of faith in America, and the role and influence of the religious right in bringing it about. In your own ways, both of you have inspired me to reflect deeply on my own life and worldview, and to paraphrase Frank’s dad, … [Read more...]

Who Will Preach the Gospel to the Jesus-Hating Evangelical White Tribe?

 How can the Jesus-deniers like Franklin Graham and the other evangelical leaders be reached with the gospel of Jesus Christ? Are they beyond hope? In human terms they are. But all things are possible with God. So perhaps, even the American evangelical Jesus-hating tribe may be saved.Franklin curses Jesus by (according to media reports) taking a $612,884 per year salary* from funds donated to help the poor and spread the gospel.What did Mother Teresa pay herself?Evangelicals … [Read more...]

President Obama Listened to a Heckler With Humility His Critics Are (Ususally) Wrong

 The president I know and love stood listening with respect to a heckler when he spoke today about closing Guantanamo prison. He is a big man in every sense of the word with a big heart. The "IRS scandal" and the "Benghazi scandal" are just more bash Obama "stories" that aren't about what they purport to be about. Liberals and far right conservatives have joined forces in writing off the Obama presidency so many times I’ve lost count. They did so from day one. Liberals did it by o … [Read more...]

The Republican Suicide Continues With Their Hysterical (Anti-Obama) Support For Child-Killing Guns

Add blind support for 30-round ammunition clips, military assault rifles and ownership of semiautomatic weapons, no-background-check gun shows and “right to carry” laws -- including the right to carry in schools -- to the list of recent Republican Party suicide notes. And to think: I once belonged to the Republican Party, helped marry it to the religious right as I describe in my book Crazy For God, and I'm white, male, 60-years-old and own a gun. I have a son who served in the Marines in Afghan … [Read more...]

TELL ROMNEY CLIMATE CHANGE ISN’T A JOKE

All Posts NOW please read my answer to the Republican Party, the Religious Right and the Evangelicals who have signed on for the destruction of our country by greedy traitors and fools. Click HERE to read How the Evangelicals Doomed the Republican Party, God and (Maybe) America  Frank Schaeffer is a writer and author of Crazy for God: How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped Found the Religious Right, and Lived to Take All (or Almost All) of It Back.To b … [Read more...]


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