(RNS) Millennials might not be most likely to look to someone of Colson’s age and background as a role model. But his activism, which supporters say advocated issues and not political parties, appeals to some.
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WASHINGTON (RNS) A new federal panel to reform prisons is named for Chuck Colson, the former “evil genius” of the Nixon administration who went to prison and then founded what would become the largest prison ministry in the nation.
(RNS) Eric Metaxas took over some of Coloson’s roles, including part of BreakPoint, a radio show Metaxas wrote for in the late ’90s. He took Colson’s place on the board of the Manhattan Declaration, a movement Colson helped found to focus Christians’ attention on life, marriage and religious freedom issues, too. But comparisons to Colson go only so far.