Posts tagged "american family association"

Dominionism: One More Response Response

Abby Ohlheiser: If the Book of Mormon and Romney's early campaign were a Mormon Moment, the past few weeks have been something of a "Dominionism" moment. Dominionism, a generalized term for a collection of Charismatic Christian movements that treat the structure and power of civil government, media, and other significant institutions as mission field,...

Actual Episcopalians

16 January 2006 In response to the irreverent and over-hyped new NBC sitcom, The Book of Daniel, the Episcopal Diocese of Washington — part of the Episcopal Church that serves as fictional premise for the show — is playing the good sport, having founded a blog, BlogofDaniel.com, to serve as a discussion forum for the show, as...

Straight Religion

09 January 2006 Knight Chair of Media and Religion at the Annenberg School of Communication at the University of Southern California, and our colleague here at The Revealer, Diane Winston, deconstructs the “Book of Daniel” debacle, suggesting that the real story isn’t the alleged mockery of Christianity that the American Family Association claimed it was, or...

Daily Links 20 January 2005

Talking Heads Live Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, and Rev. Jim Wallis, founder of Sojourners and author of God’s Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn’t Get It, talk with NPR’s Terry Gross right now onFresh Air. Listen. Reclaiming the Swastika British Hindus hope to reclaim the swastika — a good...