Straight White American Jesus

Straight White American Jesus

An in-depth examination of the culture and politics of Christian Nationalism and Evangelicalism by two ex-evangelical ministers-turned-religion professors. If you have ever wondered what social and historical forces led white evangelicals to usher Donald Trump into the White House this is the show for you. As former insiders and critical scholars of religion, Dan Miller and Bradley Onishi have a unique perspective on the Religious Right. Guests have included Chrissy Stroop, R. Marie Griffith, Janelle Wong, Randall Balmer, Katherine Stewart, and many others.

Recent Episodes

Monster in the Mirror: Ep. 4 -Meet the Beetle

Dec. 7, 2022

Christian Nationalism and Anti-Trans Rhetoric

Charismatic Revival Fury, Ep 1: January 6th and the New Apostolic Reformation

Dec. 5, 2022

This is the first episode in our new series - Charismatic Revival Fury: The New Apostolic Reformation, written and created by Dr. Matthew Taylor. In this episode, Matthew traces the beginning of the NAR to C. Peter Wagner, a…

Weekly Roundup: Protect the American Family

Dec. 2, 2022

Brad and Dan begin by discussing the Senate's passage of the Respect for Marriage Act, which provides federal protections for same-sex marriage. Both hosts see the bill as a net win, but are concerned about the concessions i…

It's In the Code Ep. 29: Count It All Joy

Nov. 30, 2022

“Count it all Joy” Why do Christians sometimes tell people they should feel “joy” when they experience difficult times? What can that possibly mean? Is it intended as a form of encouragement? As a fatalistic acceptance of ev…

The New Apostolic Reformation - Series Intro

Nov. 28, 2022

We are kicking off a new series on the history of the New Apostolic Reformation with Dr. Matthew Taylor. "Charismatic Revival Fury: The New Apostolic Reformation" will run from the first Monday in December all the way to the…

Weekly Roundup: Anti-Semitic Avengers Assemble at Mar a Lago

Nov. 26, 2022

+ Dobson's Influence on Putin

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