"Christianity Today has been hosting an interesting debate on these issues. Paul Matzko...argued in the cover story of this month’s issue that tax exemption comes at a high a cost to the communities in which they are located....The argument is clever invoking many historical and legal details which, while factual, are misleading." - Acton
The Briefing: Do religious organizations decide for themselves what they require for their devotional and educational missions, or do municipal tax authorities decide for them? See transcript or audio of second story from link above.
Doug Wilson: One of our responsibilities in these troubled times is to look at the cultural chess board while taking care to think three moves ahead. We need to look at our current conflicts in the light of the year of our Lord 2022. Those who do not anticipate the future are doomed to go through it, as Santayana didn’t quite say.