Brian McLaren poses the idea that those who disagree with him do so, not because they think he’s wrong, but because they fear the condemnation of others if they don’t disagree with him.
Why Do Evangelicals Dislike Me So Much?
Remember, it’s not that people disagree with him, they dislike him.
It’s a cute conceit.
The post makes an interesting companion to the one by Michael Bird which I posted about on Saturday.