Jesus as a Politician

In this post, I discuss the Jesus as a politician motif, an unfortunate attempt to use the divine as the authority backstopping our own political biases. Photo by eva101 is licensed under CC BY 2.0. This content uses referral links.  Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes The obsession with politics that permeates Read more…

Politics Is So Small

As we endure another election cycle and witness the politicization of a worldwide pandemic, it’s easy to get discouraged. We must remember that politics is so small. There is so much more to life than constant partisan bickering.  Photo by Lee Cannon is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0.  I never cease Read more…

What is a Liberal?

The Simpsons seeks to find the elusive answer to the question, “What is a liberal?” Photo by Bradley Weber is licensed under CC BY 2.0. This content uses referral links. A few years ago, The Simpsons aired the episode “The Kid is All Right.” While watching it, I was struck by the definition Read more…