Archive Nota Bene Steven Wedgeworth

Joe Carter on Sarah Palin’s Baptism Waterboarding Gaffe

Writing for The Gospel Coalition, Joe Carter gives a timely critique of the recent woebegone statements of Governor Sarah Palin. He explains that waterboarding is, indeed, torture, and that Sarah Palin’s particular brand of Evangelical Christianity has more in common with the prevalent civil deistic religion than it does with classic evangelicalism, whether conservative or […]

Archive Civic Polity Steven Wedgeworth

Is Religion Bad For Politics?

David Sessions thinks that the GOP ought to rethink its alliance with Evangelicals, not because it is wrong necessarily, but because it is bad for business. Judging from recent studies, the merger of religion with politics has been demonstrably bad for religion; Mr. Sessions thinks that it is only a matter of time before it […]