Christianity History

Whoopi Goldberg Claims Hitler was a “Christian” – Is She Right?

Not only is Whoopi Goldberg the resident Bible scholar on “The View,” but it seems she’s also the resident historian. She declared on “The View” that “Hitler was a Christian.” He was a Christian in the same way that Judas was a follower of Jesus. The apostle John describes people like Hitler who had a Christian identity but rejected Jesus and His moral worldview: “They went out from us, but they were not really of us; for if they had been of us, they would have remained with us; but they went out, so that it would be shown that they all are not of us” (1 John 2:19).

Karl Marx was Jewish by birth, but because of his father’s “conversion” to Lutheranism, he could said to be a Christian. Eventually, however, he became an atheist and is known as the father of modern-day Communism. According to the authors of The Black Book of Communism, Communism has resulted in the deaths of 100 million people worldwide.

While it’s true that Adolf Hitler was raised Roman Catholic by his devout mother, “in adulthood Hitler became disdainful of Christianity, but in the pursuit and maintenance of power was prepared to delay clashes with the churches out of political considerations.”

As we’ll see, those clashes were significant…
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Gary DeMar

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