Churches protect the status quo September 17, 2008 / 2 Comments Peter Gomes is interviewed by Steven Colbert about his new book, The Scandalous Gospel of Jesus. He says Jesus came to turn things upside down, but churches have turned out to be defenders of the status quo. Posted by Jim Naughton Category : The LeadTags : Books Comment Policy Our comment policy requires that you use your real first and last names and provide an email address (your email will not be published). Comments that use non-PG rated language, include personal attacks, that are not provable as fact or that we deem in any way to to be counter to our mission of fostering respectful dialogue will not be posted. We also ask that you limit your comments to no more than four comments per story per day. 2 Comments Kathryn September 17, 2008 Colbert is always fun, but for a more in-depth report, listen to Peter Gomes talk about the book here, available from NPR. Kathryn Jensen Ann Fontaine September 17, 2008 Hilarious as always – Comments are closed.