May 13, 2009

Jesus on the mainline

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Drawing on the recent Pew survey on Christians and torture, which showed that evangelicals are much less likely to condemn it than are mainline Protestants, scholar Diana Butler Bass says it’s clear that Lutherans, Presbyterians, Episcopalians, Methodist, et alia, form the nation’s “moral conscience.” In recent years, Butler Bass says, “mainline Protestants were also the […]

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