All posts tagged "Evangelicals"

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    Evangelicals from Max Lucado to Pat Robertson Urge Action on Gun Safety

    Influential Christians want to see bans on certain weapons as well as better mental health resources. Though white evangelicals are less likely than the average American to push for stricter gun laws, the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, has prompted pastors to advocate for “sensible” gun restrictions to help prevent more...

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    Roy Moore Was ‘a Bridge Too Far’ for Alabama Evangelicals

    (UPDATED) Al Mohler says Senate election “sends a signal” to the Republican Party—and to conservative Christians. “An incredible amount of evangelical Christians said this was a bridge too far.” This is how Albert Mohler explained to CNN, live at 1 a.m., the unexpected loss of Roy Moore to Doug Jones in Alabama’s...

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    Why Critics Are Wrong to Scold Evangelicals for Historical Rootlessness

    A new book demonstrates the movement has been “a perennial and recurring feature of Christian history.” About 20 years ago, theologian D. H. Williams wrote a book called Retrieving the Tradition and Renewing Evangelicalism: A Primer for Suspicious Protestants. He focused on a certain sector of evangelicalism—the free church tradition, including many...

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    1 in 3 American Evangelicals Is a Person of Color

    But study of 101,000 people across 50 states discovers denominations make a big difference. News and Reporting

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    1 in 3 American Evangelicals Is a Person of Color

    But study of 101,000 people across 50 states discovers denominations make a big difference. News and Reporting

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    Evangelicals to Trump: Don’t Deport Our Next Generation of Church Leaders

    Conservative Christians defend Dreamers as President prepares to modify or drop DACA. News and Reporting

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    Evangelicals Tell Trump: Don’t Deport Christians to Face Genocide in Iraq

    As outcry over fate of 199 mostly Chaldeans continues, so do ICE arrests. News and Reporting

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    Three Reasons Why Evangelicals Stopped Advocating for the Environment

    It’s not theology, it’s politics. The recent announcement by the Trump administration that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Accord, an agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions signed by President Obama and leaders from 194 other countries in 2016, has produced a flurry of reactions. The legalities of the international...

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    Trump’s Religious Liberty Order Doesn’t Answer Most Evangelicals’ Prayers

    Prayer breakfast pledge to ‘totally destroy’ Johnson Amendment comes up shy; conscience exemptions from LGBT anti-discrimination rules missing. In his biggest religious liberty push since taking office, President Donald Trump officially laid out in an executive order some of the protections he has promised faithful supporters for months. The move came on...

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    Is It Time for Evangelicals to Strategically Withdraw from the Culture?

    Four evangelical thinkers consider what Rod Dreher’s Benedict Option means for the church. Retreating from battle can be a failure of nerve, a sign of defeat, or a tactical move. In any case, it’s one of the most difficult military maneuvers to pull off with minimum loss of life. In our March...