(RNS) The Christian right faces a critical choice: It can be small and have integrity, or it can be “yuge” and disastrous.
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(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) 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.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (Reuters) “Fashionable opinion” has a problem with Christians and the only proper response is “a forthright defense” of the constitutional right to freedom of religion, Jeb Bush said during a commencement speech at Liberty University.
After Ted Cruz kicked off his presidential campaign at Liberty, likely candidate Jeb Bush will give the commencement address next month.