From the News: Puritans Get A Bad Rap

Recently a Christian rapper released a song that portrayed the Puritans as being deeply flawed for their culpability in the slave trade and slave ownership.  The song sets out to question those who hold the Puritans in high esteem. Joel Beeke, Puritan scholar extraordinaire, has addressed this issue at his blog, Doctrine for Life.   I believe that Dr. Beeke has given a very well-informed and well-rounded perspective on the controversy swirling around this song.

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