There have been many surprises in the wake of my Dec. 19 Christianity Today editorial, in which I questioned President Trump’s moral fitness for office as well as his unabashed support among most conservative evangelicals. But no surprise has been greater than the cheering of atheists, agnostics, Jews and former evangelicals. They responded with grateful emails, subscriptions and donations to the magazine.
The episode has opened my eyes to one crucial role that evangelical religion, and religion in general, must play in the nation’s life….
This is the beginning of an Op-Ed just published in the Los Angeles Times today. Read the rest here; I welcome comments below.