(RNS) Several candidates brought up God’s guidance in the Fox News debate and most stayed true their religious background as detailed in RNS’s series on “5 faith facts” about the men and woman of the 2016 race.
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NASHVILLE – The former Florida governor and GOP presidential candidate pledged to defend religious liberty in front of an estimated 13,000 evangelical pastors attending a massive Southern Baptist Convention event.
(RNS) The unusual event is being seen as both a major effort by Bush to reach out to Christian conservatives — a key constituency Bush has sometimes struggled to win over — and by evangelicals to reassert their political influence during a time of landmark social change.
(RNS) Rubio is a cradle Catholic who dipped his toes into Mormonism and attended a Southern Baptist megachurch.
(RNS) In today’s Republican Party, a number of factors have forged a new religious identity that supersedes familiar old categories.