Disparity of wealth

Apr 24, 2017 by

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Richard Showalter’s “Disciples Rich and Poor” (World Neighbors, Feb. 27) raises perhaps the most important dilemma of Christian discipleship: disparity of wealth. If it is indeed our call to live like a global family, we have work to do. This is something Ken Fellenbaum appears to miss (Letters & Comments, March 27) as he urges us to practice New Testament Christianity but negates white privilege as secular verbiage.

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