The Christians Who Did Not Vote (Anthony Le Donne Guest Post)

download (1)As promised … my co-author Anthony Le Donne has offered to trade guest blog posts with me. My initial post is here on his site, and below is his response. I plan to have a response to this response for Anthony to post by the end of the week.

And now … here’s Anthony:


In our book, Sacred Dissonance, Larry and I naturally write and speak from an American perspective. For better or worse, we’re both Americans. It’s not that other parts of the world do not interest us. And we do write a bit about people and places like Korea, France, Canada, Germany, and Berkeley. But, to paraphrase Popeye, we am who we am. So it makes sense that Larry focuses his guest post on the most American of interests: Tr*mp support as a puzzle for Jewish-Christian dialogue.

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Call and Response (Guest Posts)

downloadI have a guest post up at the modestly named Jesus Blog, the home blog site and co-creation of my co-author Anthony Le Donne. Please go there and read the whole thing. My take-away line is as follows:

In the 2016 U.S. Presidential vote, the sharpest political divide was not between white evangelicals and everyone else, but between white Christians and everyone else.

Anthony will reply with a guest post here on Monday (1/15), and I’ll have a part II – reply to Anthony on his site later next week.