Faith and Government 2


Trump eases ban on political activity by churches

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday making it easier for churches and other religious groups to engage in politics without endangering their tax-exempt status.… READ MORE

Report: Detroit FGM-Doctor Mutilated Girls Far Worse Than She Admits

The Detroit Free Press reported Thursday that documents obtained by the paper show much more serious mutilation of Dr. Jumana Nagarwala’s alleged victims’ genitals than… READ MORE

Why 1 Iranian Muslim Is Now Following Christ

Published on November 13, 2015
Silas is a 25-year-old Iranian convert to Christianity now living in Berlin. Why did he come to Christ? After studying his Muslim faith, “what I… READ MORE

Rubio: ‘Real and present danger’ that Christianity will be labeled ‘hate speech’

by Jordain Carney  |  published on June 3, 2015
Christianity is facing a “real and present danger” in the United States due to growing acceptance for gay marriage, Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio said. “We are at the water’s edge of the argument that mainstream Christian teaching is hate speech. Because today, we’ve reached the point in our society where, if you do not support same-sex marriage, you… READ MORE

6 Interesting Facts About Ben Carson’s Christian Faith

Published on May 7, 2015
Former neurosurgeon Ben Carson has officially entered the 2016 presidential race for the Republican Party. Carson is well-known for his medical accomplishments such as separating… READ MORE

NC City Agrees To Remove Statue of Praying Soldier, Christian Flag

by Casey Harper
Published on January 8, 2015
One North Carolina city has finally surrendered in a long-fought battle to preserve a veteran’s memorial with a praying soldier and Christian flag. The city,… READ MORE

Immigration and Church—Why It Matters

by Ed Stetzer
Published on November 21, 2014

President Barack Obama is speaking in prime-time on the issue of immigration. Many think he is going to explain and enact an executive order protecting… READ MORE

Evangelical Vote Played Key Role in Republican Victories, Data Show

by Samuel Smith - CP Reporter
Published on November 6, 2014

Republican victories in key Senate races would not have been possible without the strong turnout of conservative Christian voters, according to data reported by Ralph… READ MORE

Record-breaking ‘Souls to Polls’ turnouts Sunday in South Florida

by Christine Stapleton | The Palm Beach Post  |  published on November 3, 2014
WEST PALM BEACH – A get-out-the-vote drive that encouraged minority voters to cast their ballots Sunday saw record-breaking turnout Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties —three of the largest and heavily Democratic counties in the state. Statewide vote totals for the two-weeks of early voting — won’t be known until number-crunchers for both parties finish analyzing data to determine whether… READ MORE

Strong Christian Right Voter Turnout for GOP Is Expected

by Warren Mass
Published on October 29, 2014

A recent Reuters/Ipsos poll indicated that voters who identify themselves as “evangelicals” are more enthusiastic than the general population about the midterm elections. Reuters noted… READ MORE