By David P. Gushee,Dr. David Gushee
Being religiously conservative doesn't inevitably suggest being politically conservative. there's a major, rising section of conservatively theological Christians who consider politically liberal opposite numbers whereas staying real to their very own religion relating to a wide selection of political matters in modern America.It is time for a brand new examine religion and politics in the US. it's time for a brand new Evangelical Manifesto.Written through authors, theologians, and teachers affiliated with the the hot Evangelical Partnership for the typical reliable (NEP), the purpose of a brand new Evangelical Manifesto is to introduce the paintings and imaginative and prescient of the recent Evangelical Partnership and different leaders amassed who imagine otherwise approximately how conservative religion pertains to politics. the recent Evangelical Partnership for the typical sturdy (NEP) exists to develop human wellbeing and fitness as an expression of our love for Jesus Christ, that is itself a thankful reaction to his love for us and for a superb yet affliction global. a brand new Evangelical Manifesto discusses many "hot button" concerns reminiscent of human trafficking, healthcare, race, abortion, nuclear guns, struggle, international poverty, Christianity, the church, and theology.
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