Exploring the intersection of protestants and politics through news, opinion, research and books.
Christian Nationalism - Andrew Whitehead
What is Christian Nationalism? How does it influence voting? My guest is Andrew L. Whitehead, Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of ARDA, the Association of Religion Data Archives, at the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture at Indiana University. Taking America Back for God: Christian Nationalism in the United States: https://www.amazon.com/Taking-America-Back-God-Nationalism/dp/0190057882Protestants & Politics Newsletter: https://protestantpolitics.substack.com/Support this podcast: https://ko-fi.com/protestantpoliticsMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
Trump, Evangelicals and Misogyny - Vicki Courtney
How should Christians respond to the misogynist in the White House? Why do some Christians defend President Donald Trump's objectification of women? My guest is best-selling author and women's ministry leader Vicki Courtney. Vicki Courtney's website: https://vickicourtney.com/Convention on Founding Principles speech: https://youtu.be/KzMijDLxbjQThe Spiritual Danger of Donald Trump: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1725271788Newsletter: https://www.nappnazworth.com/newsletterSupport this podcast: https://ko-fi.com/protestantpoliticsMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
Pro-slavery theologians and evangelical seminaries -Diana Butler Bass
Does pro-slavery theology still influence evangelicals today? My guest to talk about this issue is preacher, speaker and writer Diana Butler Bass.The tweet thread that inspired this episode.Bass' website: dianabutlerbass.comBass' newsletter: dianabutlerbass.substack.com My Newsletter: nappnazworth.com/newsletterSupport Me: ko-fi.com/protestantpoliticsMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
Jerry Falwell Jr's interim replacement Jerry Prevo, Evangelicals and Oil - KL Marshall
Who is former Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr's interim replacement Jerry Prevo? And what does he have to do with evangelicals and oil? My guest is KL Marshall to talk about her new book, Faith and Oil: How the Alaska Pipeline Shaped America's Religious Right. Newsletter: https://www.nappnazworth.com/newsletterSupport: https://ko-fi.com/protestantpolitics Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
Militant masculinity, #ChurchToo, and Trump - Kristin Du Mez
Professor Kristin Kobes Du Mez talks about her book Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation. For more information about Kristin Du Mez, go to her website, KristinDuMez.com. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
Interviewing tips, future topics - Carmen LaBerge
Carmen LaBerge provides tips on interviewing guests and talk about important topics for the Protestants & Politics podcast.