(RNS) The Christian right faces a critical choice: It can be small and have integrity, or it can be “yuge” and disastrous.
Articles tagged “Jerry Falwell Jr.”
(RNS) Trump used his familiar attack lines on his rivals, quoting the Bible and promising to “Win! Win! Win!”
(RNS) The appearance could provide the Republican presidential front-runner another chance to bolster his already strong showing with conservative Christians.
(RNS) Isn’t there another Christian way to apply Jesus’ teachings to terrorist attacks than pious martyrdom or “turn the other cheek?”
(RNS) It’s hard to imagine Jesus enrolling for the concealed weapons class at Liberty University. And it is even harder imagining Jesus approving of the words of Falwell as he openly threatens Muslims.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (RNS) Unbelievers and others lacking knowledge about the true character of God sometimes refer to Christ’s moniker as the Prince of Peace to conclude that Christianity must be a wimpy, defenseless teaching.
Jerry Falwell Jr., the evangelical university president, said “good people” with concealed weapons could “end those Muslims before they walked in.” He later tweeted he meant “Islamic terrorists.”
(RNS) Sanders says he hopes to find common ground with his conservative Christian audience, and his appearance there next month may be more enlightening than — if not as entertaining as — tonight’s reality show known as the first GOP presidential debate.
(RNS) “Athletics isn’t our mission, but it has the potential to shine a light on our mission like nothing else ever can,” says school president and chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr.