Rev. William Alberts

Rev. William E. Alberts, Ph.D., a former hospital chaplain at Boston Medical Center is both a Unitarian Universalist and United Methodist minister. His newly published book, The Minister who Could Not Be “preyed” Away is available Alberts is also author of The Counterpunching Minister and of A Hospital Chaplain at the Crossroads of Humanity, which “demonstrates what top-notch pastoral care looks like, feels like, maybe even smells like,” states the review of the book in the Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling. His e-mail address is  

“One Nation, Indivisible, Under God . . .” But Whose God?

Democracy is Colorful, Not Colorblind

Why Pray for the Renewed Health of a Tyrant Who will Merely Continue to Lie and Harm People?

Where Are the Christian Faith Leaders?

Christianity: Empathy Versus Evangelism

Cognitive Without Conscience

Trump’s Desperate, Despicable Diversions

It’s the Worshippers Who Are “Essential”

Unmasking the “Wartime President”

“What the Hell Do You Have to Lose?”

The Coronavirus Rained on Trump’s Easter Charade

You Have Heard That It Was Said, But I Tweet to You . . .

Trump Served Up Projection at the National Prayer Breakfast

Finally a Christian Call for Trump’s Removal

Whistleblowing Religion

Myopic Morality: The Rehabilitation of George W. Bush

From Extinguished to Distinguished

Beware of the Gun-Lover-in-Chief

Joe Biden’s Alternative White Reality

America’s Respectable War Criminals

Beware of Authoritarian Christians

Gaslighters of God

The Militarization of Empathy

Opening Tombs and Resurrecting Lives

The Invisible Protection of Whiteness

Biblically-Legitimized Imperialism

Trump’s Deceitful God-Talk at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast

Instead of His Wall, Let’s Show Trump the Door

Beware of a Holy Heist

Herod, USA

America Fiddles While California Burns

What Will It Take?

Judge Kavanaugh’s Defenders Doth Protest Too Much

When Faith in Power Trumps Truth

The Normalizing of Immorality

United We Kneel, Divided We Stand

A Well-Kept United Methodist Church Secret

Move Over God

Alternative Biblical Facts

The Danger of Praying Truth to Power

Selling Spiritual Care, Part II

An Easter Message Beyond Belief

Glimmers of Hope at the Olympics

The Test of Being Prophetic: a Critique of the Boston Declaration

Take a Bite and See the Light

The Message of the Manger Beyond the Myth

 Much Needed Prophetic Voices

“He Knew What He Was Getting Himself Into”

The “Bum” Who Took a Knee to Avoid the Vietnam War

The Greatest Threat Facing America