Latest development in the love/hate religion/Jesus controversy: Catholic priest rapper Father Pontifex has a banging, Biblically grounded, lyrically tight response to the wildly viralized “I hate religion but love Jesus” video that I responded to last week. I don’t think it’s one side vs. another. It’s an important conversation that’s happening in a format that young adults can relate to, so for that I praise God! I wish I could rap!
Over the last two days, a video by spoken word artist Jeff Bethke called “Why I hate religion but love Jesus” has gone viral on youtube.