Christian Conservatism R.I.P.

Compromise, Concession, Corruption


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May 23, 2016

A Harvard Professor is dancing the grave of the Christian right, suggesting that they be treated as the Nazi war criminals were after World War II. Christian pro-family groups are considering support for the Republican candidate. Here, we take a look at the final death throes of the old Christian conservatives. The history of the Christian conservative movement is another sordid tale of compromise, concession, and corruption all the way back to Billy James Hargis in the 1960s. Where did the Christian conservatives go wrong? It's worth a conversation, assuming we have the humility to reassess.

About Your Host, Kevin Swanson

Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.