December 9, 2013

How we went from “Here I Stand” to “My Bad” (Pajama Pages)

How we went from “Here I Stand” to “My Bad” 
Almost 500 years ago, Martin Luther stood before his disputed writings and refused to renounce them.

Last week, Janet Mefferd, shortly after her writings had been criticized, apologized and deleted them.

Both had pointed out and criticized corruption in leading religious authorities. Both had truth on their side, yet their responses are worlds apart. How did we Protestants go from Here I stand to Oh, never mind?
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