'We believe all persons of faith and conscience should prayerfully consider whether our democracy can endure a second term under the presidency of Donald Trump. We believe it cannot.'
Frighteningly, there’s nothing to suggest that the whole cycle won’t repeat itself.
The words of Jesus must now be taken seriously, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God.”
Our dedication as Christians is to never lose hope, even in the face of adversity.
It may be when the first significant cracks in the wall of Trump’s political support from white evangelicals really became visible.
For decades, our government has had a failure of imagination in addressing threats like terrorism in anything but military terms.
How do we wait for Christ this year, in this both liturgical and, yes, political season?
Does reconnecting with Jesus mean reclaiming a way of life or style of life that we can look for?
This is the final test.
Keeping the peace under an oppressive status quo and accepting things as they are isn’t truly peace.
The task for followers of Jesus is to respect the role of what government is supposed to be but make clear where our loyalties lie.
How are we to respond when there’s a global political strategy to make people afraid of those who are different than them?
Absolute power does indeed corrupt absolutely.
Jesus’ birth was an event destined to radically transform the earth with the kingdom of God.
This connection between truth and freedom captures the danger and the call for followers of Jesus in the Trump era.
The foundation of all human rights, equality, and dignity is all of us being created in the image of God — imago Dei.
The "Neighbor Question" explores our failure to recognize and love our neighbors as ourselves and why that is at the root of anti-immigrant and anti-refugee sentiment.
Are there conversations about moral impeachment that should take place alongside the discussion of political impeachment?