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This is #ChristianNationalism and its logical end is #Christofascism. The three largest Christian curricula in the US are riddled with it. This is also the prevailing ideology spread through large conservative Christian organizations such as @TGC.

You can read further about ACE in my own threads on my fundamentalist upbringing. The desire to reshape the United States by putting Christians back in power guided my entire education.

And of course, @Antichristofa is exposing how these ideologies are infiltrating he halls of power via Bible studies. No, really. They have receipts on who and where, too.

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I think absolute experiences are rare. I certainly had a lot positive that I *could* say, but there’s a combination of factors enabling that: Circumstance, my privilege, and the fact that many people at least *think* they’re doing right.


...there are three major themes to the hashtag that are really what it’s about. Let’s be real, over the years you attend school, there’s almost always good *and* bad. The question is what general conditions are acceptable for children’s education.

1a. Many Christian schools use curricula that teach patent falsehoods (#ChristianAltFacts) that will hinder children’s ability to easily transition to higher education or make informed decisions as participants in a pluralistic, democratic society.

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@drvox We need to be talking about the clear authoritarianism, supremacist thinking and dangerous narratives of Evangelical Christians.…
@drvox Here's what's being preached on Capitol Hill to law and policymakers by a 'ministry' sponsored by a large number top Trump cabinet/former cabinet members: #ScienceMatters #ThisIsNoJoke…
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Curious about the invocation of Providence in Pruitt’s resignation letter? This thread may help you grasp the politics of Providentialism that conservative Christian ideology entails.

#Exvangelical #EmptyThePews #ScottPruitt #ThursdayThoughts #Resist
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The recent resurgence of #ChristianNationalism made me dig out my "95 Theses On the Nationalistic Idolatry of Churches in the United States" written in the wake of 9/11. (Thx @UnionSeminary for your thread and @rachelheldevans for sharing)
Here they are: #thread
1. When our Lord and Master, Jesus Christ said, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand," he called us to become citizens of His Kingdom.
2. This Kingdom to which we are called cannot properly be understood as equivalent to any worldly kingdom (nation or empire) -- cf., Jn 18:36, Lk 17:20-21.
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141) "It is worth noting that Dominionism has also long-resonated with, and helped to develop contemporary White nationalism, neo-confederate ideology and White supremacism."…
142) The 'Religious Right' was built on opposition to the Civil Rights Movement.…
143} ''There's a growing divide in 'Evangelical' Christianity and it has a lot to do with race.''…
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