Estimates suggest there were as many as 17 million “missing” evangelical voters in 2012, but some political analysts question whether the potential number is that high.
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Each of the Republican candidates is seeking to appeal to a constituency that has major influence in early delegate contest states such as Iowa, South Carolina and Texas.
(RNS) A new survey, which asked no questions about evolution, looks at the origin of the universe and human morality in Christian terms.
The “Every Living Thing” initiative will begin a yearlong effort to engage Christians in dialogue around the biblical mandate to care for animals.
Donald Trump, who came to the Values Voter Summit waving a Bible, came in well behind Cruz, a preacher’s son, and Carson, a Seventh Day Adventist.
The religious right’s Values Voters Summit lineup this weekend will also include Ben Carson, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, former Sen. Rick Santorum and Sen.Marco Rubio
(RNS) There are more than 2,000 passages in the Bible that speak to the issues of poverty, justice, fair treatment for the vulnerable and the ethic of love. Indeed, these issues are central to our faith.
(RNS) Cruz’s campaign against Planned Parenthood may be an effort to capture the evangelical base away from other contenders.
NEW YORK (RNS) “If every gay person leaves their church because they have been treated poorly, nothing will change,” Josh Canfield said. “They still want us, and we feel called to stay.”