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Preaching with Power at United Lutheran Seminary

About the Lecture The 2018 Preaching with Power lecture, part of the annual Preaching with Power from the Urban Theological Institute of United Lutheran Seminary, …

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Democrats will lose in 2018 if they don’t shut up about civility and shout about our democracy dying

Playing respectability politics is not going to get us back the House, the Senate or the White House; going high when they go low ended with the low-goers winning.

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The Prosperity Gospel of Trump, Osteen and the GOP

Before it began to rain in Houston last week, the spectacularly wealthy pastor Joel Osteen could have opened up his megachurch to serve as a …

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