Trump’s Fifth Avenue Murder of Evangelicalism


I have nothing good to say about this … I’ll let the blogger speak: “American evangelicalism has largely become a selfish, mean-spirited, power-hungry, and often-bigoted institution. I thank Trump for revealing those detestable characteristics for all to see – and for most evangelicals to blindly deny.”

On The Fence Voters

I’ve alluded to this before, but it’s time to push past allusions and state it plainly, unequivocally: evangelical Christianity—the white folks’ version—in America will be dead soon. Of that, I am certain. How to interpret that certainty is a more difficult matter.

Many will celebrate American evangelicalism’s demise. I will not, but I absolutely understand such a reaction. American evangelicalism has largely become a selfish, mean-spirited, power-hungry, and often-bigoted institution. I thank Donald Trump for revealing those detestable characteristics for all to see—and for most evangelicals to blindly deny.

American evangelicalism has largely become a selfish, mean-spirited, power-hungry, and often-bigoted institution.

White American evangelicals have undeniably tethered themselves to Donald Trump, mistakenly and shamelessly believing his declarations of concern for their interests. Trump’s longtime friend Howard Stern candidly and astutely stated recently, “The oddity in all of this is the people Trump despises most [low-income evangelicals], love him the most.”…

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About Dr. Rex

I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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