“I Pray God to Rid Me of God” – Meister Eckhart

sad EckhartSometimes, Meister Eckhart’s plea echoes from the very core of my being and I too, pray God to rid me and the world of God. The other day, someone told me that theology is not important, that the world is beyond caring about the preoccupation’s of religious organizations. I must confess that a part of me wished that the theologies of world were indeed irrelevant. Sadly,  old and destructive theologies are being exported from the so-called developed world to the developing world with catastrophic consequences.

The Gospel of Intolerance is a filmmaker Roger Ross Williams glimpse into the scandal of Evangelical Christian efforts to influence Uganda’s lawmakers to step up the persecution of GLBT people. 

Gospel of Intolerance