Dear Evangelical Establishment, I know you don’t trust or like me and I don’t blame you! But instead of just writing me off as wicked, for once you’d better listen up…

(A 1984 satirical magazine cover depicting "Franky" Schaeffer as a "kid" throwing mud at Christianity Today Magazine and Billy Graham for not being conservative enough!) Dear Evangelical Establishment, I know you don't trust or like me and I don't blame you! Lord knows what a pain in the ass I am! But instead of just writing me off as wicked, for once you'd better listen up. This is for your own good. In the old days your predecessors didn't like me because I was faulting you … [Read more...]

My NPR Interview on God, the Tea Party, Religion, my Books…

  WBEZ's Worldview Frank Schaeffer: Christian religious extremism leading to persecution of LGBT people Posted 19 hours ago19 hours Report copyright infringement Follow WBEZ's Worldview and others on SoundCloud. Frank Schaeffer, former fundamentalist evangelical and son of famed evangelical theologian Francis Schaeffer, is worried that Christian conservatives will push America to the brink of … [Read more...]

Conservative Matt Lewis Agrees With Me: Evangelical/GOP Alliance Doomed — Watch!

"Today’s conservatives are making it harder for a new generation of Christians to square conservative political activism with their faith," writes Matt Lewis, a leading conservative columnist. He was summing up whet he'd written in The Week, the day before. Here he is with the Morning Joe crew talking about the Bible, Jesus, Republicans and politics and why Republicans are loosing the future because they are loosing the evangelical young people. Nice to have what I've been saying  about the … [Read more...]


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