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A photo emerged last week of a meeting between over 20 evangelical leaders and Trump. Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Donald Trump’s White House and are “on speed dial” with the administration, according to an activist who prayed over the president in the Oval Office. Show More Summary
[guest post by Dana] Last week, a photo of President Trump being prayed for by evangelical leaders and Vice President Pence made the rounds. In a Facebook post, Pastor Rodney shared about what took place: Yesterday was very surreal for @ahowardbrowne & I. 30 years ago we came from South Africa to America as missionaries. […]
In retraction, author affirms 'a biblical view of everything,' even marriage. A day after a Religion News Service interview portrayed retired pastor and author Eugene Peterson as affirming same-sex marriage, the evangelical leader retracted...Show More Summary
A group of anti-LGBTQ evangelical leaders including former Rep. Michelle Bachmann, visited Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Monday and laid hands on the president. Such an honor to pray within the Oval Office for @POTUS & @VP. pic.twitter.com/…...Show More Summary
Religion in politics is seemingly so far removed from the media’s idea of normalcy that a picture of the President praying left one CNN anchor struggling to find words, Wednesday. Monday, several evangelical leaders were invited to the White House to discuss several issues including repealing ObamaCare and religious freedom. Show More Summary
Donald Trump bowed his head in prayer alongside Mike Pence and several evangelical Christian leaders in the Oval Office on Tuesday. The act itself wasn't a violation of the law, but it definitely suggests something that ought to concern all of us.
Touching the president is meant to evoke God's blessing.
The president sat down with evangelical leader Pat Robertson, speaking in friendly territory amid recent White House scandals.
President Trump met with evangelical leaders in the Oval Office on Monday for a lighthearted meeting that concluded with prayer. According to reports by CNN, evangelical leader Johnnie Moore who attended the event shared the photo on Twitter that has since gone viral. Show More Summary
A number of evangelical leaders visited the Oval Office on Tuesday to pray for and with President Trump, reports CNN. Read more...
President Trump met with Evangelical leaders on Wednesday, as all presidents have been wont to do from time to time. As one would expect, the faith leaders spent time praying over the leader of the country and one happened to take a picture of the moment and shared it on Twitter. Show More Summary
The president appeared at the Kennedy Center with Robert Jeffress—an evangelical leader with whom he’s bound by a shared antipathy to Muslims.
As outcry over fate of 199 mostly Chaldeans continues, so do ICE arrests. With the fate of 199 Iraqi nationals on hold while a Detroit court hears a lawsuit, a group of evangelical leaders has sent the Trump administration a simple message:...Show More Summary
Tim Farron, the leader of Britain's Liberal Democrat Party, stepped down from his position yesterday saying he was unable to reconcile his party's progressive views with his evangelical Christian beliefs.He came under fire recently for refusing to answer a question about whether gay sex was a sin.
An evangelical leader who once said that Obama paved the way for the Antichrist now says it’s time to stop the “demonization of public officials.” However, he doesn’t believe those previous comments against Obama constitute “demonization.” Dallas-based...Show More Summary
It's not theology, it's politics. T he recent announcement by the Trump administration that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Accord, an agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions signed by President Obama and leaders from 194 other countries in 2016, has produced a flurry of reactions. Show More Summary
"Leaders and congregants of Unitarian and African Methodist Episcopal churches are overwhelmingly Democratic, as are those of Reform and Conservative Jewish synagogues. Those of several Evangelical and Baptist churches are overwhelmingly Republican. Show More Summary
Yes, the above Billboard sits among the tree line of my hometown, greeting me with the same awkwardness of the inept yet all-consuming Trump handshake. This sentiment, largely perpetuated by leaders of Christian evangelical fundamentalists, is something with which I have a complicated relationship. Show More Summary