An Interview with Allan Carlson: Why Evangelicals Only Recently Came to Accept Contraception

If you’re like me, and came of age after 1970, you likely can’t remember a time when evangelicals actually opposed contraception. However, the majority of evangelicals only recently came to accept contraception. In fact, before 1960, we were almost unanimously opposed to it. Then came fears of overpopulation and Paul Ehrlich’s famous, but now largely discredited