A Progressive Christian Perspective
Christianity has always been about protest against the ills of leadership consumed by worldly power, wealth, and privilege, and a rigid adherence to oppressive traditions, and the abrogation of seeking compassionate and equal justice.
The rightwing conservative American Christians tells us we’re supposed to be good little Christians, obedient to the state. They want us to embrace the idea that patriotism is godly. There are so many reasons why this is blatantly wrong that I’m sure I do not need to enumerate them…