Decline of the Right

The Capitol Attack Signaled a Post-Christian Church, Not Merely a Post-Christian Culture

"Some might dismiss the Christian symbols at the insurrection—not only signs but prayers 'in Jesus’ name' right next to a horn-wearing shaman.... some might wave away the evangelicals who falsely claimed in the days afterward that it had been a crowd of antifa activists... .And yet, survey after survey shows that alarming numbers of white evangelicals believe the lie behind the attack" - CToday

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Donald Trump Jr.: Turning the Other Cheek ‘Has Gotten Us Nothing’

"Trump Jr. spoke to a room full of young conservatives, calling Jesus’ command to “turn the other cheek” into question and implying that an overabundance of civility on the part of conservatives has kept them from winning the culture." - C.Leaders

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What is the Nation of Islam and why is Marjorie Taylor Greene praising it?

"While assuring her followers that she is a Christian and is opposed to radical Islam, Greene went on to praise NOI’s current leader, Louis Farrakhan, for calling vaccine mandates a 'declaration of war,' and urged all groups that support religious liberty, “across the aisle,” to come together to resist them." - RNS

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Why it’s hard to find a good Catholic in American politics

"The anti-abortion movement itself has enough resources in its organizations and PACs to create a bipartisan, multi-racial anti-abortion majority.... Instead, the movement prefers a costlier and riskier one-party approach...The past four years were a hard pill for a nonwhite pro-lifer or a good Catholic of any color to swallow but barely troubled Big Pro Life at all." - RNS

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Survey: ‘Great replacement’ belief correlates with Christian nationalist views

"A new survey finds a majority of Americans who hold to such a view also believe in a 'replacement' conspiracy theory holding that immigrants are invading the U.S. in an attempt to replace the country’s current culture." - RNS

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Oklahoma Pastor Running For Senate, Vows to Investigate 2020 Election

"Lead pastor of Sheridan Church in Tulsa, OK Jackson Lahmeyer told his congregation this past weekend that 'It’s time to shout it in the halls of Congress that Jesus is King.'...Lahmeyer has said that he has signed thousands of vaccine exemption forms, a service he has offered for a one-time donation of any amount to his church." - C.Leaders

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Base booster or blasphemy? Bible-quoting pro-Trump billboard raises eyebrows in Georgia

"A large billboard bearing former President Donald Trump’s image next to a Bible quote [Isa 9:6] appeared on a northwest Georgia road late last week. The ad, comparing Trump to Jesus, disappeared a few days later, leaving behind a flurry of confusion and outrage." - RNS

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