In All Things, 2016 presidential race, Jerry Falwell, Liberty University, politics, Ted Cruz
"What is troubling about Cruz’s appeal and the legacy of conservative evangelical political engagement he seeks to revive is the assumption that a particular set of political values are “Christian” values, that a particular political agenda rather than fidelity to Christian doctrine and ethical principles becomes the test of orthodoxy. For instance, how does a Christian who disagrees with the Senator about immigration issues fit into his definition of how born again Christians vote? Is there room under Cruz’s revival tent for a Christian who sees adoption ministry or sex education as a more effective means of aiding the unborn than passing legislative measures?"
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Culpepper, Scott, "Imagine a World Where Faith Was More than Political Eye Candy" (2015). Faculty Work: Comprehensive List. 180.