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Sarah Posner (sarahposner.com, God's Profits) and Paul Raushenbush (The Huffington Post)

On The Posner Show, Sarah talks to Paul about Tim Tebow’s cancellation of his appearance at First Baptist Church in Dallas. They discuss the controversial statements the church’s pastor, Robert Jeffress, has made about Mormons, Catholics, Jews, and gays. Did Tebow disagree with the statements, or did he just want to protect his image? Paul is happy that evangelicals are less inclined to wage culture wars, but Sarah worries about hateful thoughts left unvoiced. Plus: Paul and Sarah make predictions on how long it will take for conservative Christians to accept gay marriage.

Recorded:Feb 22    Posted:Feb 25, 2013
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The Posner Show | Feb 25, 2013 | Sarah Posner & Paul Raushenbush

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