When our president, such as he is, blithely threatens nuclear confrontation with a paranoid, hostile adversary, it behooves one to reflect upon the history of The Bomb. So what is this? Fake News? Evil Government Conspiracy? The work of Satan, trying to make people believe that inflicting this horror on the whole world in the … Continue reading Unforgettable Fire
Apocalyptic Christianity amounts to a deep, religious longing for global annihilation, that many evangelicals equate with nuclear war. That would be dandy if they didn't have their fingers directly or indirectly on "The Button."
Whenever actual nuclear war looms, I get nervous about the inexplicable longing for ultimate destruction that many American Christians hold dear.