… to have that suburban lifestyle is getting farther and farther out of the reach of most Americans. It’s a secular prosperity gospel — the promise of riches if you plant the seed and invest. Unsurprisingly, scammers and conmen are everywhere. Like the wrong inspirational post, and they sli…
Yes ma’am indeed! This is the same type of prosperity offered to slaves by “Christian” slave owners. Your promised land awaits in heaven, just work real hard here on earth for us and you’ll achieve it. No one prospers according to the gospel of capitalism except the plantation owner (today known as the Fortune 100 & 500 corporations).
“When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said ‘Let us pray.’ We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land.”
Bishop Desmond Tutu
History just keeps on repeating itself. When will we ever learn. Thanks so much for highlighting the sham!