Back in June The Southern Baptists condemned a number of things at their convention including...
One of those took much longer than expected and came only after leaders initially refused to take up the issue.
Nope. Not gambling. The alt-right.
The fact that any religious group had to debate about whether to bring up the idea of whether or not to debate to condemn a hate group - or the fact that it's not overtly obvious that all hate groups are already condemned - speaks to how incredibly weak and lame and unappealing some religious groups are.
And one more reason I prefer "aspiring mystic" to Christian.
And one more reason, we continue to find ourself where we do as a nation.
The only cure for the angst of modern man is mysticism. Thomas Merton