When the Good News Isn’t So Good

It is a temptation when we see someone who spews vitriol about migrants and claims to be a Christian to then say (perhaps a little self-righteously) “Well, they aren’t really Christian.”

Same for those who would keep the poor in their poverty, the hungry without their food, the sick…

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Writer; observer; sometimes doer. Fiat justitia ruat cælum. More at stephenmatlock.com Mostly off Medium now & writing elsewhere

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Writer; observer; sometimes doer. Fiat justitia ruat cælum. More at stephenmatlock.com Mostly off Medium now & writing elsewhere

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