English-speaking supporters of: "Sentieri Antichi Valdesi" ("Old Waldensian Paths"), for the recovery of the original message and spirit of the ancient Waldensian and Reformational movement in the Waldensian Church and beyond.
Friday, 16 August 2013
Why IS liberal Protestantism dying, anyway?
Reasearch and simple statistics demonstrate tat Liberal Protestantism has no future because of its basic inability to keep a committed membership. It survives mostly because of its parasitic character. The following article discusses the problem from a sociological point of view. "liberal Protestantism in many ways exemplifies the best of what religion could be: it’s tolerant of differences, non-judgmental, open to scientific knowledge. Good stuff, right? So why is it that the open-minded liberal churches are dying out? " Much more, of course, could be said from the spiritual one.