Last updated 10/25/2021 at 10:14am
I would like to answer Rev. Maddux’s response to my recent letter to the editor. Rev. Maddux is correct: “Christians of all stripes for more than 2,000 years have believed that God is the divine Supreme Being, from whom all good things come.” Much good has resulted from this belief.
Yet, we must acknowledge the tragic reality that 2,000 years of Christians believing in God has also resulted in wars, bloodshed, torture and cruelty by Christians to Christians. In the 17th century, New England Puritans cut the tongues out of the mouths of Quakers in order to silence them. Engl...