Christianity: Bride or Business?

Dan Burrell shares an article that is a powerful indictment of American Christianity.

Christianity started in Palestine as a fellowship; it moved to Greece and became a philosophy; it moved to Italy and became an institution; it moved to Europe and became a culture; it came to America and became an enterprise adding that an enterprise was a business.

After a few moments Martha, an 18 year old, the youngest student in the class, raised her hand. Acknowledging her she asked, “A business? But isn’t it supposed to be a body?” I responded in the affirmative. She continued, “But when a body becomes a business, isn’t that a prostitute?”

You can read the article in entirety here.

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2 thoughts on “Christianity: Bride or Business?

  1. Cameron,
    Thanks for posting this. I did go read the whole article, and it sure makes one think.
    Hope all is going well with you and your family.
    T.A.

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