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The Tea Party, the Taliban, and the Temptation of Power: Which Kind of Society is "Biblical"?

Wednesday, May 15 at 7:30pm - 9:30 pm
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Around 44% of the US Tea Party’s membership self-identify as “born-again Christians” who want to see Christian values informing both politics and government. A significant proportion of these are Christian Reconstructionists—they believe that the Bible should form the sole basis upon which society should be organized, and specifically, that biblical law should form the sole basis for all American law. But what kind of society is really “biblical”? And what does this mean for a Christian approach to politics?

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Location
Regent College Chapel


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Iain Provan

Marshall Sheppard Professor of Biblical Studies (Regent College)