Wednesday, April 29, 2009

How Much is a (Progressive) Pastor Worth? | Religion & Theology | ReligionDispatches

How Much is a (Progressive) Pastor Worth? | Religion & Theology | ReligionDispatches: "Riverside’s new pastor urged the congregation not to mistake molehills for the business of moving mountains. With that line, things got political real quick. Braxton hit the climax of the sermon, and, channeling the voices of Fosdick and Coffin, he urged his congregants to fight against immigration injustice, fight sexual bigotry, support civil unions and gay marriage, fight against Christian imperialism—and most provocatively, he urged those at Riverside to be on the side of promoting condom use to curb the spread of AIDS in Africa, “unlike other religious leaders.”"


Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home