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May 27, 2009

You Might Be a Redneck if . . . You Own One of These

The White Man's Burden: A Look Back at a Catholic/Protestant Debate

James White loves to argue. He’s a Fundamentalist [Calvinist] who runs an anti-Catholic ministry, so you’d expect him to be no stranger to controversy, but his appetite for in-your-face confrontation goes way beyond typical anti-Catholic zealotry.

Alpha & Omega Ministries, the organization White runs, has carved a modest niche for itself in the Fundamentalist countercult marketplace, producing tracts and tapes attacking Oneness Pentecostals,
Mormons, Jehovah’s Witnesses, and, of course, Catholics. He and his followers pride themselves on their adversarial methods of witnessing to “cultists.”

At least once yearly, White and his friends descend on Salt Lake City during the Mormon Church’s biannual
General Conference. Armed with anti-Mormon tracts, they station themselves at each entrance to
Temple Square and hand out literature telling Mormons why they are going to hell. But leafleting is one of
the tamer methods White employs in preaching his gospel. . . . (continue reading)