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CLICK ON: Luke 10.25-37. HATE GROUPS

Nov 1, 2017

Some of the increasingly large numbers of hate groups imply they are Christian organizations.  It is frightening for it must be so. Just look at the numbers. If pastors don't speak up now, exactly what good are we to our society, our faith, our members?


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Although this text is not in our current lectionary, perhaps it could be used or adapted.


Luke 10:25-37 The Good Samaritan


Hatred between Jews and Samaritans.  

https://bible.org/illustration/hatred-between-jews-and-samaritans

 

Jesus teaches love of neighbor as the greatest law for Christians.  See the text listing.

http://www.prayerclosetministries.org/assets/newsletters/JulyAug2012.pdf


Eighty-three percent of Americans identify themselves as Christians. Most of the rest, 13 percent, have no religion. That leaves just 4 percent as adherents of all non-Christian religions combined — Jews, Muslims, Buddhists and a smattering of individual religious groups.

 

892 Hate groups operating in the United States with a map.  Am trying to locate a current survey.

https://www.splcenter.org/hate-map

 

Number of hate groups rose by 14% in 2015

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/acts-of-faith/wp/2016/02/17/hate-groups-rose-14-percent-last-year-the-first-increase-since-2010/

 

The growth and proliferation of anti government and racist groups…killings, etc.

https://www.splcenter.org/fighting-hate/intelligence-report/2016/year-hate-and-extremism

 

List of hate groups around the world (incomplete)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_white_nationalist_organizations

 

List of anti-racist groups in Australia

http://www.multiculturalaustralia.edu.au/doc/antiracist_1.pdf

 

46 anti-racist groups in the U.S.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Anti-racist_organizations_in_the_United_States

 

What is the meaning of the parable of the Good Samaritan?

http://www.gotquestions.org/parable-Good-Samaritan.html

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