Do You Worship Politics?: An Interview with Dr. Christopher J. W. Wright | Who Is Jesus?

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This is a podcast episode titled, Do You Worship Politics?: An Interview with Dr. Christopher J. W. Wright | Who Is Jesus?. The summary for this episode is: Have politics become the new religion? Is the West dying? Should Christians engage in politics or step out completely? Get answers to these questions from https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/patrick-miller/ (Pastor Patrick Miller)'s interview with https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright&nbsp;)on his new book Here Are Your Gods.&nbsp; Interested in more content like this? Scroll down for more resources and related episodes, including https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/ (Keep Your Faith Out of the Voting Booth?) and https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/ (4 Signs You've Turned Politics Into an Idol) from our earlier series https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcast-series/questions-youre-asking/ (Questions You're Asking).&nbsp; Like this content? Make sure to leave us a rating and share it with others, so others can find it too.&nbsp; To learn more, visit our https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/ (website) and follow us on https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (Instagram), and https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (Twitter) @TheCrossingCOMO and @TenMinuteBibleTalks. &nbsp; Outline 0:15 - https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright ) 1:30 - What are idols, and how do they connect to our lives today? 4:50 - Idolatry in the US 8:30 - How the Bible views nations 14:40 - The decline of the West 17:30 - How should Christians engage in politics? 20:50 - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God (Old Testament Ethics for the People of God) 22:00 - Subscribe. Rate. Share. &nbsp; Social Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks (https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/) Twitter: https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo) &nbsp; References Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright: https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/) "Here Are Your Gods": https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51296976-here-are-your-gods (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51296976-here-are-your-gods) The Mission of God's People: https://www.goodreads.com/search?q=the+mission+of+gods+people&amp;qid= (https://www.goodreads.com/search?q=the+mission+of+gods+people&amp;qid=) Old Testament Ethics for the People of God: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God) &nbsp; Related Keep Your Faith Out of the Voting Booth?: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/) 4 Signs You've Turned Politics Into an Idol: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/) What Were Politics Like in Jesus's Day?: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/what-were-politics-like-in-jesuss-day-who-is-jesus/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/what-were-politics-like-in-jesuss-day-who-is-jesus/) <a rel="payment" href="https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/give-now/">Support this podcast</a>

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Have politics become the new religion? Is the West dying? Should Christians engage in politics or step out completely? Get answers to these questions from https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/patrick-miller/ (Pastor Patrick Miller)'s interview with https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright )on his new book Here Are Your Gods.  Interested in more content like this? Scroll down for more resources and related episodes, including https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/ (Keep Your Faith Out of the Voting Booth?) and https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/ (4 Signs You've Turned Politics Into an Idol) from our earlier series https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcast-series/questions-youre-asking/ (Questions You're Asking).  Like this content? Make sure to leave us a rating and share it with others, so others can find it too.  To learn more, visit our https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/ (website) and follow us on https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (Instagram), and https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (Twitter) @TheCrossingCOMO and @TenMinuteBibleTalks.   Outline 0:15 - https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright ) 1:30 - What are idols, and how do they connect to our lives today? 4:50 - Idolatry in the US 8:30 - How the Bible views nations 14:40 - The decline of the West 17:30 - How should Christians engage in politics? 20:50 - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God (Old Testament Ethics for the People of God) 22:00 - Subscribe. Rate. Share.   Social Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks (https://www.facebook.com/TenMinuteBibleTalks) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/) Twitter: https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo)   References Dr. Christopher J. H. Wright: https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/ (https://chrisjhwright.wordpress.com/about/) "Here Are Your Gods": https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51296976-here-are-your-gods (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51296976-here-are-your-gods) The Mission of God's People: https://www.goodreads.com/search?q=the+mission+of+gods+people&qid= (https://www.goodreads.com/search?q=the+mission+of+gods+people&qid=) Old Testament Ethics for the People of God: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1413493.Old_Testament_Ethics_for_the_People_of_God)   Related Keep Your Faith Out of the Voting Booth?: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/keep-your-faith-out-of-the-voting-booth-questions-youre-asking-matthew-4-8-9/) 4 Signs You've Turned Politics Into an Idol: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/4-signs-youve-turned-politics-into-an-idol/) What Were Politics Like in Jesus's Day?: https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/what-were-politics-like-in-jesuss-day-who-is-jesus/ (https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/what-were-politics-like-in-jesuss-day-who-is-jesus/) Support this podcast