Exactly Which God Does Alabama’s Governor Serve?

On the day he was inaugurated, first-term governor of Alabama, Robert Bentley, announced to an audience attending an observance of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that non-Christians are not his brothers and sisters. Bentley recently signed what may be the...

Alabama Governor’s Words Inconsistent with Gospel

What was your first reaction to news reports that Robert Bentley, the new governor of Alabama, publicly declared during an observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church in Montgomery, Ala., that people who have not...

Political Right’s Perverted Liturgy: No Taxes

With the inauguration of Robert Bentley as Alabama’s 53rd governor, one thing we can look forward to is more of the same – “no new taxes.” It is the mantra of the political right in our state and in our nation: no taxes, no taxes, no taxes. It...