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Monday, May 3, 2010

They Like To Gripe About Mean Atheists...

Posted by Dan Savage on Mon, May 3, 2010 at 9:41 AM

...but nobody does religious intolerance quite as well as the religious. Students at Jerry Falwell's Liberty University to Glenn Beck: "You're the wrong kind of crazy!"

Steve McConkey, founder of the apologetics ministry 4 Winds, believes the university is sending a dangerous message by allowing Beck to speak at the ceremony. "We believe that...Christians, at supposedly the largest evangelical university in the United States...should be the commencement speaker[s] there because they have weathered the storm of life and as a Christian," he contends, arguing that the speaker should not be "a Mormon that teaches false doctrine."


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