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How to Be Evangelical without Being Conservative

How to Be Evangelical without Being Conservative

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by Roger E. Olson

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Many people equate evangelical Christianity with conservatism in religion, politics, theology and social attitudes. Some are scandalized by any separation between them. As one evangelical pastor's wife declared to a church group "We are a conservative people!" In fact, however, evangelicals have not always been conservative; radical stances on doctrines, worship,

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How to Be Evangelical Without Being Conservative 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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It is not necessary to be a political conservative simply based on religious beliefs alone. Olson debunks the theory oft held by modern society that all evangelicals are equated to the conservative political arena and explains that it is possible to follow Jesus' teachings without shunning and damning others to Hell for changing from the old ways, even pointing out that the evangelical movement is in and of itself ever-evolving and growing. A must read for every evangelical and those who think that evangelical MUST equal conservative stick-in-the-mud!