Tag Archives: evangelical

The epidemic of denial about sexual abuse in the evangelical church.


In too many communities, the first instinct is to suppress victims’ claims.
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Generation Z Is Less Religious Than Ever, and Evangelicals Don’t Know Why


One evangelical writer said, in complete sincerity, that the way to keep teenagers in the church was to
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Jesus Camp: An Atheist’s Experience at an Evangelical Retreat


My father had just picked me up from my job and we headed over to his church to meet the rest of his fellow church “family”. He had invited me to an all-male religious retreat an hour away north of…
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Has Evangelical Christianity Become Sociopathic? | HuffPost


The evangelical Christian message is loud and clear. Their devotion is to the version of Christianity they have created, which calls for ruthless abandonment of immigrants, women, children – even their own – who don’t fall inline with their message.
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Apocalyptic upbringing: how I recovered from my terrifying evangelical childhood | World news | The Guardian


Raised under the dark bubble of religious fundamentalism, Josiah Hesse recalls a childhood filled with gloom, doom and preparing for the end of the world
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Should We Forgive Evangelical Christians? – TheHumanist.com


Can we forgive evangelicals? That’s the question posed on the blog The Bilerico Project by Warren J. Blumenfeld, a professor at the University of Massachusetts. He sees previously anti-gay Christians and denominations rushing to “adjust” their anti-gay policies to something that might be socially acceptable (and ethical), and Blumenfeld is not impressed. He hasn’t forgotten […]
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