Category Archives: Prophetic Hysterical Complex


Sometimes, after a wrong start, you have to un-learn things. Continue reading

Posted in American Folk Religion, Christianity generally, Dispensationalism, Evangelicalism, lifeworks, Prophetic Hysterical Complex

Evangelicals and Jerusalem

I had a bunch of good items stacked up 8-high in a draft blog. I’m going to break them up today. Critics of evangelicals’ advocacy on Jerusalem say that they aren’t interested in the welfare of Jews, but rather believe … Continue reading

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Sunday, 12/3/17

I borrowed idea that makes sense of it all. Continue reading

Posted in Internet, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Technology | Tagged

A life in a string of epiphanies

I’ve been blogging now for more than seven years, and religion has been a frequent topic. But I’m pretty sure I’ve never set out an orderly account of my religious pilgrimage or explained just what my beefs are with the Christian traditions … Continue reading

Posted in Asceticism, Calvinism, Christianity generally, Dispensationalism, Evangelicalism, Fasting, Holy Tradition, Jurassic Church, Orthodoxy, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Roman Catholicism, Sacramental Tapestry, Sundry flakes, Worship | Tagged

Where Are the Watchmen?

I’m attending the Eighth Day Symposium, an Orthodox-inspired but broadly ecumenical gathering, Friday and Saturday. The Symposium title is “Where Are the Watchmen?,” based on a September 2016 Harpers essay by Alan Jacobs. Some highlights of Friday. Sit back. It’s long. … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Religion, conservatism, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, History, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Secularism

Wednesday 8/17/16

A little light today in numbers, but I hope you’ll find it thought-provoking. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Dispensationalism, Evangelicalism, Legalia, Political Matters, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Religious freedom, Tipsy's Law | Tagged

Wednesday, 7/27/16

The newly-godless GOP leaves the Dems a rhetorical opening; why DT is the wrong guy for nationalists; Hatfield is bitter about McCoy; Tim LaHaye will ride no more; and CA’s assisted suicide law. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Civil Religion, Dispensationalism, Empire, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, Life political issues, Political Matters, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Religiopreneurs, Russia, Sundry flakes

Vernal equinoxish

3 politics (Trump, of course), 2 on cultural confusion generally, and 2 on religionish topics. Sounds balanced. I’m pleased enough. It’s above average. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Plutocracy, Political Matters, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Sexualia

Wednesday, 9/9/15

The new moralistic agenda (I thought SCOTUS said you can’t base laws on morality!?), recanting on Kim Davis, and the onus of “humanism.” Still more, too. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Gaying away the Pray, humanism, Journalism, Jurassic Church, Marriage (real), Political Matters, progressivism, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Religiopreneurs, Religious freedom, Speech & Press, statism, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged , ,

Wednesday, 5/27/15

A tidbit about Copernicus and heliocentrism followed by four more-or-less-Jeremiads. Continue reading

Posted in Atheism, Christianity generally, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Islam, Jeremiad, Marriage (real), Moralistic therapeutic deism, Prophetic Hysterical Complex, Roman Catholicism, Russia, Science, Sexualia, Sundry flakes | Tagged , , , ,