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Have Some Evangelicals Simply Left Their Bibles Behind?

Davole Wrote: Mar 30, 2013 2:36 PM
Cambermeister - He would probably pout and shriek and spew that he isn't feeling gay if he were ever to be confronted with "some straight nomenclature."

In January of 2009, there was a furor over President-Elect Barack Obama’s selection of California mega-church pastor Rick Warren to pray at his first inauguration. Four years later, another mega-church pastor, Louie Giglio from Atlanta, was awkwardly uninvited to pray at Mr. Obama’s second inaugural.

Four years turned out to be a long, long time.

On the surface, playing the Warren card back then appeared to be a masterstroke by Obama – one that further demonstrated impressive political skills, the kind that took him from a backbencher in the United States Senate, to the highest office in the...