Donald Trump is a “Baby Christian”

baby christian

According to James C. Dobson, an important Evangelical leader,  Donald Trump has recently come “to accept a relationship with Christ” and was now “a baby Christian.You can read it here. So what in God’s good name is a baby Christian?

Thank you Adam Brett for sending along this meme and for the Scriptural allusion from Hebrews 5:14

11 About this[b] we have much to say that is hard to explain, since you have become dull in understanding. 12 For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the basic elements of the oracles of God. You need milk, not solid food; 13 for everyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is unskilled in the word of righteousness. 14 But solid food is for the mature, for those whose faculties have been trained by practice to distinguish good from evil.

It sounds kinda adorable.

 

About zjb

Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish though and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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