Phil Lawler’s Book-of-the-Month club
(conversations with authors)
This month: Joshua Mitchell, author of American Awakening, explains his argument that “identity politics” is a religious issue. Much like pagan peoples, today’s activists search for scapegoats to blame for the ills in society. The Christian understanding— now all but forgotten— is that we all bear some responsibility for the evil in the world, which can only be overcome in Christ.