Focus on What Jesus Demands

Further, I want to suggest that “reading the signs of the times” in a more familiar sense of those words has always been the chief bane of the Church. Christians have often looked about them and seen a world that seemed fundamentally hospitable to the Gospel, a world in which Christians can be at home, … Continue reading Focus on What Jesus Demands

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Coalitions of Disparate Groups

All parties are coalitions of disparate groups, including some that are at odds with each other. That was certainly true of the Democrats for much of the 20th century, when they were, for all intents and purposes, a coalition of northern liberals and southern supporters of Jim Crow. Republicans and Democrats have always had to … Continue reading Coalitions of Disparate Groups