The Waco tragedy and the cult of Christian evangelicalism

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In the negotiations between evangelicals and the rest of American Christianity, what might be learned from the Waco tragedy? [Read more...]

The best Christian book of the year

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To read the words of these women who are living out their calling in the face of enormous challenges is simultaneously heart-wrenching and exhilarating. Here is the very Spirit of God moving in the Church, seemingly against all odds. Here are streams running uphill that we simply can’t ignore. [Read more...]

A queer feminist Muslim you should meet

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The below originally appeared on Aaminah Khan‘s terrific blog, Days Like Crazy Paving, where it was illustrated with the picture above and titled Muslim, queer, feminist: it’s as complicated as it sounds. I wanted to share it here (which I do with Aaminah’s permission) because I think it so perfectly illustrates the truth that we are all sailing in [Read More...]

All we rogues together

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It’s a beautiful thing when all we rogues, with our heads bowed low, together connect with something bigger, even, than us. [Read more...]

Thanks, Christians, for making me live a lie

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I am a liar. I have no choice but to be. And for that I have mostly to thank religion—especially, of course, Christianity, which has always been eager to propagate the REAL lie … [Read more...]

The State Marriage Defense Act. Really, Ted and Mike?

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History has a funny way of repeating itself in terribly unfunny ways. It’s difficult to imagine how it is so easy for so many to hunker down on the wrong side of it. [Read more...]

Don’t Cry for Me Argentina Pants

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Taking out the old and bringing in the new. [Read more...]

Something needs to change here

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Over on the Unfundamentalist Christians Facebook page, a student at Wheaton College shared with us the above photo of a sheet of paper he found stapled to a campus bulletin board. What’s typed on the paper is below. [Read more...]


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