Does Your Christianity Define Your Politics? Or Is It the Other Way Around?

jeb Christianity“Ever wonder what it looks like when one’s politics defines one’s Christianity, rather than the other way around?

“Ever wonder what it looks like when openly unbelieving voices like Rush Limbaugh, Mark Levin, and the hordes of Neo-Cons at Fox News become the sages, icons and prophets to which vast swaths of professing Christians look first, most and last for culture-shaping political direction?

“If you are wondering, you really shouldn’t be; at least not in America. For tens of millions of politically active ‘conservative Christian’ Americans, the notion of defining religion (including Christianity) by the light of secular (anti-Christian) approaches to politics, patriotism, economics and education is the norm. It’s a given. It’s just how things are done in ‘the real world’.”

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My name is Doug Newman. I live in Aurora, Colorado, just outside Denver. Food for the Thinkers is mostly about the connection between Christianity and libertarianism. Most Christians do not understand libertarianism. And most libertarians do not understand Christianity. Hopefully, this blog helps clear up those misunderstanding. Check out my old page at And remember: When you let people do whatever they want, you get Woodstock. But when you let governments do whatever they want, you get Auschwitz.
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