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John Piper and Lecrae
John Piper and Lecrae.

In a recent interview with the podcast "Truth’s Table," Lecrae signaled what he called a "divorce from White Evangelicalism." John Piper responded that he is thankful for Lecrae’s resilient faith as fruit from that rift.

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Written by Timothy I. Cho

Timothy Isaiah Cho is Associate Editor at Faithfully Magazine. Timothy’s bylines have appeared in Religion News Service and Reformed Margins, and he has been interviewed for several podcasts including Truth’s Table and Gravity Leadership Podcast. He also runs a personal blog on Medium. He received a Master of Divinity from Westminster Seminary California and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from U.C. Berkeley. Email: timothy.cho (at)

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