Progressive Christianity

Ideas and Issues

Pearl River     These days the phrase “progressive Christianity” sounds like a contradiction in terms, opposites attracting in the same sentence or something like that, or perhaps the last of a dying breed.  Not so, says Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons, a religious activist, organizer, and author of Just Faith:  Reclaiming Progressive Christianity, who I spoke to at length …

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Religious Nationalism

Ideas and Issues

Pearl River     This whole thing about religious opposition to the stay-at-home orders and the social distancing can sometimes seem a head scratcher.   In central Louisiana a minister already noted for refusing to call postponement of church services was arrested for attempted assault, which he admitted, after he tried to back a church bus over a …

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