Category Archives: Evangelicals

In Photos

Move over Sarah Palin – Aimee Semple McPherson was there long before you – doing the same thing with much more flair. Angelus Temple The Evangelist The Parsonage This is where the flamboyant Christian Right started, right here in Los … Continue reading

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Understanding American Enthusiasms

It was the radical sixties – college days – and some of us were stuck in the middle of Ohio. There was no trekking off to San Francisco with flowers in our hair – whoever had a car could get … Continue reading

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