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  • Writer's pictureKrista Bontrager

Was Jesus A Socialist?

Guest: Economist, Lawrence Reed; Socialism vs. Capitalism; White Jesus

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Segment #1: Interview with Economist, Lawrence Reed

Socialism is making a comeback in America. Poll after poll shows that young Americans have a positive image of socialism. In fact, more than half say they would rather live in a socialist country than in a capitalist one. Did Jesus call on earthly governments to redistribute wealth? Was imposing a welfare state part of His vision for loving our neighbor? Author and economist, Lawrence Reed shared his insights from his book, Was Jesus a Socialist?, with us

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Segment #2: Discussing “White Jesus”

Monique and Krista discuss Krista’s latest blog post, “What Do We Do With White Jesus?


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