240: Is the United States a Christian Nation?
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In response to an email from a regular listener which included a question about the mixture of Christian theology and American nationalism.
Some Christians claim that the USA is a “Christian nation” and that we ought to structure our government with this ideal in mind. Is this true? Are we a Christian nation? If not, should we seek to make it an officially “Christian” country?
Kenneth E. Ortiz (M.Div.) is a professor and recruiter at Bethlehem College and a pastor at Cities Church in St. Paul, MN. He has 15+ years of vocational ministry experience. He’s also a podcaster, author, and Ph.D. student. Kenneth lives in Bloomington, MN with his wife Malaina, they have one daughter.