Monthly Archives: August 2011

American “exceptionalism” and Scripture

Of all the themes espoused by conservative pundits like Rush Limbaugh, perhaps the most damaging is this idea of American “exceptionalism.” How can it possibly be squared with the Scripture? It can’t. When the Bible says that all men have … Continue reading

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Doctors and pastors

Does anyone else bristle at the idea of calling all PhD’s “doctors?” It reeks of pretentious puffery. For me, a doctor is a medical doctor. I’ll call Ron Paul “Dr. Paul” because he is a an obstetrician. I can’t call … Continue reading

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