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Red Cups, Black Lives, and A Clear Conscience: A Christian Review Of This Month In America

For me, this month in America in 2015 is representative of the dynamic nature of our historical and social location.  Red Cups have become a point of discussion with respect to social change and respecting a sub-culture’s value system.  Black Lives … Continue reading

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When Exactly Do We Apply Free Speech Again?

Two stories. Two similar scenarios. Two possible applications of freedom of speech. In the first scenario, an acting duo produces a film entitled The Interview, a raunchy gross-out comedy trip through North Korea that includes a gratuitous orgy scene involving Kim Jong Un. … Continue reading

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Higher Education And The Pursuit of T̶r̶u̶t̶h̶ Fear

My friend and Bowdoin College alumnus Owen Strachan tipped me as to this article about a recent liberal arts campus, whose wide sweeping student organization policy change may be the epitome of intolerance masked in the form of tolerance. Bowdoin … Continue reading

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Tolerant For The Right Reason: The Case of Michael Sam Sr.

Michael Sam  is an amazing football talent 1.  He is the reigning co-defensive player of the year in the toughest conference in college football.  He tackles opposing players using flawless technique and determined focus of force.  He will likely be … Continue reading

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Podcast: How Might Christians Respond To The Homosexual Marriage Debate?

Below is the podcast from The Shane Warner Morning Show this morning, in which I was honored to be the guest and talk about my post on Christianity and gay marriage.  Shane was a really good interviewer and his show … Continue reading

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An Easter Meditation On Tolerance And The Cross: A Follow Up To Yesterday’s Post on Christianity and Homosexual Marriage

This post is a follow up to How Christians Might Respond To The Question Of Homosexual Marriage from yesterday.  I want to thank everyone on facebook and twitter and wherever else on the blogosphere for recommending, liking, and retweeting the … Continue reading

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How Might Christians Respond To The Question of Homosexual Marriage?

Today marks the beginning of a monumental Supreme Court debate about a state and nation’s ability to define the parameters of marriage.  With the recent state elections moving in the direction of affirming same-sex marriage as a normative political and … Continue reading

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