Tag Archives: Tolerance

The tone of our debates

Escalating levels of bitter partisanship between political rivals have become a steady reminder of how divided we are as a nation.  Continue reading

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6 Affirmations for the Church

The six affirmations RC wrote in response to these trends are even more relevant today. Continue reading

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A disturbing pattern exposed

The spirit that is starting to dominate the Democratic Party is reflected in an insistence on only one way to think about a growing number of issues. Continue reading

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Exposing two popular lies

Our culture has accepted two huge lies. The first is that if you disagree with someone’s lifestyle, you must fear them or hate them. The second is… Continue reading

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Duck controversy?

Somewhere along the way, however, true tolerance was replaced with a counterfeit operating under the same name. The new version demands full agreement not respect. The results are eroding our freedoms. Continue reading

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Tolerance as a strategy, not a virtue

NBA player Jason Collins has been celebrated as heroic for announcing, “I’m a 34-year-old NBA center, I’m black. And I’m gay.” And, as long as he doesn’t break any laws regarding sex, he is free in this country both to … Continue reading

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The true virtue of tolerance

Tolerance does not mean agreement. It means treating others with respect when you disagree. Continue reading

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Treason to our fellow human beings

It is possible to believe and teach the exclusive truth claims made by Jesus Christ without being intolerant? Continue reading

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A closer look at tolerance

When we feel a need to demand tolerance, it should alert us to a greater need to teach virtues that promote true tolerance. Continue reading

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Give us a world without windows

This is not a time for the church to get stuck in battles of the past or to trivialize over things that are not of primary importance. It’s a call for the church to be truthful rather than trendy; faithful rather than fashionable. It’s a call to a fresh, bold, humble incarnate proclamation of the truth of the gospel! Continue reading

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