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Dear American Christians

In the wake of the massacre of 147 Kenyan Christian university students, American Christians have no right to claim they're being persecuted for their faith in Indiana or anywhere, writes the Rev. Eric Folkerth. more »

Apr 7, 2015 2:28 PM Perspectives 2 Comments

Dear American Christians

In the wake of the massacre of 147 Kenyan Christian university students, American Christians have no right to claim they're being persecuted for their faith in Indiana or anywhere, writes the Rev. Eric Folkerth. more »

Apr 7, 2015 2:28 PM Perspectives 2 Comments

The Metaphor of Birmingham

The Rev. Eric Folkerth looks at the historical significance of acts of civil disobedience taking place in Birmingham, Ala., in connection with Bishop Melvin G. Talbert officiating at a wedding ceremony for gay couple there. more »

Oct 28, 2013 10:30 AM Perspectives 3 Comments

Confronting Atonement Theology

The Rev. Eric Folkerth finds that the notion of atonement -- that Jesus' death was a sacrifice required by God to save humanity -- doesn't hold up when viewed through Scripture's overarching witness. more »

Mar 25, 2013 9:26 AM Perspectives 2 Comments