Resisting Trump’s God

Ben Sanders III calls on us to resist President Trump’s god, which is rooted in militaristic violence, xenophobic hate, and corporate greed.

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John Senior on A Theology of Political Vocation

Featured contributor John E. Senior answers five questions about his book, A Theology of Political Vocation: Christian Life and Public Office.

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ON DEMAGOGUES AND PROPHETS

Featured contributor John E. Senior reflects on the distinction between the prophet and the demagogue in the age of Donald Trump.

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Christian Ethicists Respond to the Inauguration of President Donald Trump

This post includes responses from several of our featured contributors to questions regarding the newly appointed president and what it

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What is a Vote?

In this season of political strife, Myles Werntz brings much needed clarity to the ethical implications of four approaches to voting in national elections.

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Trump Perfect Candidate for Antiheroic America

Jermaine McDonald argues that Donald Trump signifies an antiheroic America committed to national narcissism, psychopathy, and winning at any cost.

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The Death of Christian America?

John Senior, drawing on Reinhold Niebuhr, argues that for the United States to be a Christian nation it must be open to prophetic judgment.

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Fear of Insecurity Harms American Politics

Symposium Ethics featured contributor John E. Senior suggests that a fear of insecurity dominates the political discourse in America, stymieing justice for the underprivileged and disadvantaged.

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