Am I a conservative or a liberal?

I hate conservative/liberal labels, but if someone wants to try and force them on me, I would say “I believe in the faith as established by the early church fathers, described in the Nicene Creed, and passed down to me. In a sense, that makes me a ‘conservative’ because I believe in the faith as passed down to me by those who came before. But, I also believe the early church fathers did not necessarily establish a clean set of ethics that crosses historical and cultural differences. I believe it is possible for our system of ethics to continue to adapt and ‘progress’. In that sense, I may be labeled a liberal/progressive. “

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One Response to Am I a conservative or a liberal?

  1. Pastor Ken says:

    I have encountered the same problems–sometimes, people look at me and say, “Oh, he’s a Conservative.” Other times, they think, “Wait… maybe he’s a Liberal?” I like that ambiguity.

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