The one solid, inescapable organizing principle that stands as the bulwark against radical Islam is Christianity. I don’t mean the ultra-left pablum Christianity of the mainstream, empty-church Protestant denominations that reinvented Jesus as metaphor. No, I mean a fundamentalist God-fearing Christianity that understands who and what the enemy is, and possesses the moral clarity to understand the difference between good and evil. A Christianity articulated by a pastor who says that racism is evil — end of conversation.All here. H/T VirtueOnline.
Monday, 18 October 2010
Pajamas Media » Christianity: First Line of Defense for the West?
A fascinating piece written by Abraham H Miller (who is not a Christian, by the way, he writes so in this piece) which includes this:
Jesus gives us words of comfort: don’t be troubled, trust God, trust in me, I am going to prepare a place for you, when everything is ready ...
There is a time for everything, a season for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. (Ecc 3) We’re here because ...
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