Tuesday, October 20, 2020
I was taught to read the Bible as literal
Religion News Service: Only 35% of white evangelicals said the coronavirus is of critical concern, according to PRRI’s 11th annual American Values Survey. Among this group, abortion and terrorism top the list of concerns.
HuffPost: “Growing up, I was taught to understand ‘the Good Book’ the way an originalist understands the Constitution, and I now know how dangerous that approach can be,” writes Eve Ettinger.
The New York Times: The names of the five Black founders of a church in Mount Vernon, N.Y., seemed lost to history -- until a student journalist stepped in.
Christianity Today: In Christian arbitration, the preacher was granted $1.45 million and the rights to Walk in the Word.
Christian Century: The pandemic has made an existing problem worse.