While Christian leaders were quick to condemn the actions of the alt-right and issue calls for peace, many believers feel its past time the Church took a more active role in the fight against prejudice.
It shouldn’t surprise anyone to learn that we live in a very polarized world, and Christians will frequently find themselves in disagreement with people they know and care about. We are commanded to "speak the truth in love" but how and when is it required?
Just yesterday, the Southern Baptist Convention adopted a formal resolution denouncing the “alt-right” movement. But many—if not most—Christians have been left wondering, “What is the alt-right?” and “Is it important enough to respond to?”