The Typecast Church
by Scott McClellan
Actors and actresses are no strangers to being typecast. The system—studios, directors, producers, and audiences—tends to associate a person with a particular type of character or role. And, in the story of our culture, the Church is often typecast as an antagonist. We're the opposition; we're in the way—we're perceived as actively working against science, healthcare, education, politics, art, foreign policy, sexuality, and gender equality. Antagonists are known for what they’re against...