Beth Moore Becomes Anglican and Some Baptists Pick Up Pitch Forks
You know, ignorance and malevolence are a bad, bad combination. Nothing illustrates this more than some Baptist responses to the news that Beth Moore has joined an Anglican Church and she assisted in the distribution of the Eucharist.
A few crazy folks seem to think that:
Anglican is exactly the same as Catholic.
Anglicans believe in transubstantiation.
Anglicans are apostate.
Wearing robes makes you a priest.
It is heresy for women to distribute communion.
What kind of bad hombre attacks a woman for participating in a religious worship service? As Rev. Prof. McGowin puts it:
Of course, this is a minority of Baptists doing this hating, so I’m glad to say that I got some Baptist friends like Rev. Griffin who are a careful voice of rebuke.
If you don’t like Anglicanism, fine! Just make sure you know what you’re talking about if you trash it!
To those Baptist crazies, Beth Moore going Anglican is the least of your problems, here’s what you should be angry about:
Advent greetings to you all!