David Gushee

David Gushee

David P. Gushee is senior columnist for faith, politics and culture for Baptist News Global. He is Distinguished University Professor of Christian Ethics and director of the Center for Theology and Public Life at Mercer University.

How ministers can save lives by helping suicidal people stay away from their own guns.

By David Gushee

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How we arrived at the polarized red/blue, right/left America we all now live in.

Monday, 30 March 2015 10:24

Prayers for Holy Week

Holy Week prayers from the author's co-edited 2012 book, Yours is the Day, Lord, Yours is the Night.

An open letter to Georgia’s Christian citizens on the eve of a controversial scheduled execution.

Monday, 16 March 2015 06:05

ISIS: Responding to its spiraling evil

An analysis of the spiraling depravity of the brutality theatre offered by ISIS, and thoughts on how Christians should respond. 

Monday, 16 February 2015 06:05

Making sense of climate change

An ethicist son joins with his scientist father in a co-written article about the science, politics and ethics of climate change. 

Monday, 02 February 2015 06:00

The painful inevitability of moral conflict

Why moral conflict is inevitable, and what we can learn from it and do about it. 

On this year’s holiday, here are seven things I admire deeply about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

Monday, 05 January 2015 06:05

What I have said about torture since 2006

Reviewing my engagement against torture since 2006, in light of Christian complicity and the Senate CIA report. 

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