The lay minister was described as one of the most influential evangelicals in the United States.
His Fellowship is the force behind DC discipleship and the National Prayer Breakfast. Doug Coe, the Washington DC pastor and power broker best known for organizing the network of Christian leaders responsible for the annual National Prayer Breakfast, died Tuesday afternoon. Show More Summary
By Elizabeth Schmidt, Professor of Practice, Nonprofit Organizations; Social & Environmental Enterprises, University of Massachusetts Amherst. On National Prayer Breakfast day in early February, President Donald Trump repeated a pledge he had made several times on the campaign trail that...
When President Donald Trump spoke to the National Prayer Breakfast this month, he underscored his vow to defend the religious rights of the conservative Christians who helped propel him to … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump recently pledged to “destroy” the Johnson Amendment, a 63-year-old law that bans charities from engaging in political activities. As Trump said this at the National Prayer Breakfast, his focus was on permitting religious groups to play a more vocal role in political...
Tens of thousands of Indonesians gathered at the national mosque in the capital on Saturday for mass prayers urging people to vote for a Muslim governor of the city as the country prepares for regional elections this week. The crowds overflowed from Istiqlal Mosque in the heart of Jakarta into the surrounding streets. Show More Summary
Tens of thousands gathered at the national mosque in Jakarta for mass prayers on Saturday urging Indonesians to vote for Muslims in city and district elections being held across the … Click to Continue »
It’s going to take more than a President Trump-led national prayer for Arnold Schwarzenegger to find peace in the trailer for Aftermath. In the upcoming movie, formerly known as 478, the Celebrity Apprentice host loses his wife and daughter in a plane crash. After their deaths he takes it upon ... More »
As many have noted, when President Donald J. Trump speaks publicly, his rhetorical style is quite different from that of previous presidents. From the inauguration to his National Prayer Breakfast address to his provocative tweets, the president seems to speak just to his supporters. He regularly wields the language of violence and destruction against those […]
President Trump's announcement last week at the National Prayer Breakfast that he intends to "destroy" the Johnson Amendment has turned heads in the nation's houses of worship. The Johnson Amendment, enacted in 1954, changed federal tax law to discourage pastors from engaging in partisan political activity. Show More Summary
At the National Prayer Breakfast this week in Washington, President Trump reaffirmed his commitment to repeal the Johnson Amendment. The Johnson Amendment has been used for decades by the American left to muzzle pastors and churches from having any voice in public policy. Show More Summary
ANDREW KLAVAN REPORTS BACK FROM THE NATIONAL PRAYER BREAKFAST: It was clear that Trump was out of place at the gathering, that he simply does not have the language and behavior of Christian spirituality in him, even to use (as so many pols do) as a cover for hypocrisy. I suspect President Trump does not see himself […]
Three minutes into his speech at the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, Donald Trump ridiculed Arnold Schwarzenegger, his successor on The Apprentice. “It’s been a total disaster,” Trump said. The show’s producer, Mark Burnett, who introduced Trump at the breakfast, “will never, ever bet against Trump again,” he continued. Show More Summary
Categories: Politics Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: At the National Prayer Breakfast this week, President Donald Trump promised to “totally destroy” the Johnson Amendment, one of the many... (Read more...)
Stephen Colbert thinks that the annual National Prayer Breakfast was neither the time nor the place for President Donald Trump's attack on Arnold Schwarzenegger. "The National Prayer Breakfast has been around since Eisenhower, right?...Show More Summary
Ellen Aprill for WaPo: At Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast, President Trump renewed his campaign pledge to repeal — in his words, “totally destroy” — the Johnson Amendment, a provision of our tax code that prohibits charitable entities, including churches, mosques … Continue reading ?
On Thursday, President Trump vowed to “destroy the Johnson Amendment,” a law that requires nonprofits to refrain from endorsing political candidates in order to keep their tax exemption. He made the promise at the National Prayer Breakfast because he wants to allow churches to play politics while taking tax-deductible donations. Show More Summary
The White House says the president had the conversation at Thursday's National Prayer Breakfast
President Trump’s words at the National Prayer Breakfast should be cause for concern, though more about conservatives than about him. Allow me to take a roundabout way to explain why. Andrew Klavan at PJ Media was a Trump supporter, albeit not an enthusiastic one. Show More Summary