In the US and Canada, we live in a secular liberal democracy where every citizen is welcomed to participate in the governance of the nation regardless of one’s religious views. But how does that square with a pluralistic society like ours? This was brought to the fore in the recent confirmation hearing of Russell Vought, Donald Trump’s nominee for the Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget, as Senator Bernie Sanders grilled him on his religious views. Check out this week’s episode of the AC Podcast as Andy, Steve, and Terry share their take on this incident.
Links & Articles
Two U.S. Senators Apply an Anti-Christian Religious Test for Government Officials from The Gospel Coalition
Bernie Sanders’s crusade against . . . believing in hell? from The Washington Post
Bernie Sanders Was Wrong to Challenge a Christian Nominee’s Theology from the Friendly Atheist
Wheaton College and the Preservation of Theological Clarity from The Resurgent
Sen. Bernie Sanders Defends His Attack On Christians from The Federalist (Warning: This is a satire piece. Reader discretion is advised.)
by Milton – Panth Lab