The Violence of God: a Final Response to Girard

by (@TheIRD) May 8, 2013

by Caleb Nelson Rene Girard pretends to be a mere literary critic who dabbles in anthropology. Actually, he is a full-blown theologian with a central dogma of non-violence. Despite the Biblical coloring Girard gives his doctrines, they are blacker than hell, for they proclaim a different gospel. In attacking violence, Rene Girard has attacked the […]

Lake Junaluska: Where Pacifism Meets Anti-Israel and Anti-American Bias

by (@bjgingerich) November 13, 2012

  On November 8-11, liberals from across the southeast retreated to United Methodism’s Lake Junaluska Center for the 2012 Peace Conference. Though United Methodists comprised the majority of attendants, spokespeople from a wide array of faith traditions provided the coveted interfaith flavor.  A civil rights legend and a Nobel Peace prize winner added a historic […]