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Why Am I a Liberal? Because I Am a Christian

Why Am I a Liberal? Because I Am a Christian August 28, 2021

The continuing theme of this blog for the past nine years has been an exploration of how faith and reason, my faith commitment and my life as a phlosophy professor, interact and work out in real time. So, it’s no surprise that this essay from April 2019–“I am a Liberal Because I am a Christian”–is, by almost a 2-1 margin over its closest competitor, the #1 most read and commented on post in my blog’s history. Enjoy!

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