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Thursday, March 27, 2008

Why The IRD is Bigger than Church Politics

Bruce Wilson just posted an excellent piece on the IRD, Renewal or Ruin: The War on Mainline Christianity.
Well, the IRD does much more than attack the mainline Protestant Churches :

The Institute On Religion and Democracy has recently played a pivotal role in organizing opposition to action to curb Global Warming ; the IRD in fact has a whole website section devoted to minimizing and ridiculing the threat of Global Warming. The IRD also works to advance the antiabortion, anti-gay, and anti-contraception ideologies within mainstream American Christianity. To top if off, the IRD is pushing for war with Iran. (Read More)

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