Monday, June 30, 2014

Comrades In Christ

So this is what they mean by Christian socialism:
"I can only say that the communists have stolen our flag. The flag of the poor is Christian. Poverty is at the center of the Gospel," he said, citing Biblical passages about the need to help the poor, the sick and the needy.

"Communists say that all this is communism. Sure, twenty centuries later. So when they speak, one can say to them: 'but then you are Christian'," he said, laughing.
He was being ironic, but there are many liberal theologians who actually think this way...

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