The most interesting nugget I picked up from our visit was this observation by one of the Palestinian Christian leaders: "Our biggest threat is not from Israel," he said. "It's not the Jews who scare us so much as American Evangelicals."
I object to the falsehood that Christianity lines up with nationalistic, jingoistic, inflammatory propaganda - and I object to the idea that opposing the president on moral grounds makes a person anti-Christian, anti-freedom, and/or anti-America.
more damage is being done by fundamentalists shutting people out than by me disagreeing with their message, apologizing for the bigotry, and inviting people in.
for in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith. As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus. And if…