The Necessity of Religious Culture

Tanner Guzy recently tweeted this: https://twitter.com/tannerguzy/status/1128513667190779904 I actually disagree with him quite a bit here. Religious cultures succeed because they can build systems and institutions that have non-materialistic fuel as a major impetus for their maintenance and the enthusiasm of their stewards. Think of it this way, using the example of caring for the poor … Continue reading The Necessity of Religious Culture

Modern Jews are Not “The Chosen People”

A certain common misconception about natural Jews should be addressed: https://twitter.com/KayaJones/status/1122161371855118341 Sadly, this is run of the mill stuff from American Evangelicals. And it's not because it's 100% wrong; it's because it's a half truth, and half-truths are much more powerful deceivers. So, let's do our best to understand exactly what is meant by this … Continue reading Modern Jews are Not “The Chosen People”