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Jul 18, 2009

I recently participated in a forum on “cultural engagement” at the King’s College here in Manhattan.  The following article from WORLD Magazine excerpted parts of that talk.

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Q&A: To engage the culture, say Eric Metaxas and Richard Land, Christians must deliver the ‘whole gospel’ to a people who are ‘wildly ignorant’ of it | Marvin Olasky

Daniel Patrick Moynihan, the rare U.S. senator who was also a thinker, once said, “The central conservative truth is that it is culture not politics that determines the success of a society. The central liberal truth is that politics can change a culture and save it from itself.”

Conservatives have the better of that argument, but both fall short of the central Christian understanding, which is that only Christ saves us from ourselves, and that neither culture nor politics is of any help apart from God’s grace.

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