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William Bell Riley and Fundamentalist Anti-Semitism

Today it is commonly held that Evangelical Christianity is inherently pro-Jewish. This opinion is shared both by Evangelicals themselves, who boast of their pro-Jewish sentiment, and by nationalist Catholics and neo-pagans, who see this pro-Jewish attitude as a strong argument against Evangelical Christianity. While contemporary Evangelicals certainly are guilty of the philo-Semitic heresy, one does …