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Television WorshipTelevision's electronic denominations have injured several major Christian churches in the sixty or so short years since its beginnings. Many faithful Christians from the Anglican, Roman Catholic, United Church, even the Jewish Faith prefered to couch-potato before their televisions or their internet computer screens rather than worship in their own churches or synagogues. People tuned in every day not just on Sundays.

Couch Potato Christians

Children watching televisionOne of television's greatest successes was the complete eradication of Sunday evening church services because the traditional churches just couldn't compete with the quality of their special programming at that time. Television defeated other religions not by opposing but by quietly ridiculing them. Christianity's leaders and those of other religions were being systematically stripped of their ability to influence society.✞

"Television's Electronic Denominations"
by Ron Meacock © 2018

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