Abortion has long been an absolute cornerstone of conservative Christian politics in this country. It’s driven evangelicals to the polls with single-minded fervor. It’s inspired candidates go so far as to imply conception resulting from a rape must be the will of God and has federal officials working to prevent multiple refugee rape victims from accessing abortion service. In a recent column at Religion Dispatches, provocatively titled “Pro-Born: A Former Evangelical on the Single-Issue Politics of White Christians,” an assistant professor of religion and self-described former evangelical takes on the culture war agenda. This week, Welton will talk to the author of that column: Dr. Bradley Onishi.
Hear the full March 10, 2018 State of Belief Radio program here.