by John MacArthur
borrowed from: http://teampyro.blogspot.com/2006/03/been-there-done-that.html
also available from the new Shepherds’ Fellowship blog, Pulpit Live. John MacArthur now blogs there weekly along with several staff and lay pastors of Grace Community Church, Sun Valley, CA. The Shepherds’ Fellowship is a resource primarily designed to extend the benefits of Grace Church’s annual Shepherds’ Conference to pastors year round. The new blog gives the rest of us an opportunity to listen in.
John MacArthur is senior pastor of Grace Community Church and perhaps is best known as the teaching voice of “Grace to You,” heard daily on hundreds of radio stations worldwide.
Harry Emerson Fosdick and the Emerging Theology of Early Liberalism
In the early part of the 20th century liberalism took mainline Protestant churches by storm.
In fact, it might be argued that the first half of the century ushered in the most serious spiritual decline since the Protestant Reformation. Historic evangelicalism, which had dominated Protestant America since the days of the founding fathers, was virtually driven out of denominational schools and churches.
In a few decades, liberalism virtually destroyed the largest Protestant denominations in America and Europe. Continue reading “Emerging church and old liberalism”