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IRS Surrenders: Time For Churches to Get ‘Political’

Phillip91 Wrote: Nov 05, 2012 12:51 PM
I would agree with Iron Head. The role of the Christian church is to preach the Gospel to reach the lost. If doing so involved acts of good charity then so be it. But without the Gospel, the church has no purpose, and has no need to exist. Providing a poor man with a meal and a blanket merely delays his journey to hell without him knowing about the Gospel. If he hears the Gospel and the Holy Spirit takes over by the grace of God, then that meal isn't really needed, because his soul is saved for all eternity. Just as Jesus said, "Man cannot live on bread alone."

The jig is up. The news is out. Pastors across America have called the left’s bluff. The empty words “separation of church and state” – a phrase found nowhere in the U.S. Constitution – have lost their sting.

Yes, “separation” still applies, but only insofar as it requires the state to remain separate from the church. That is to say, that government not interfere with the free exercise of either speech or religion.

For decades, hard-left anti-theist groups like the ACLU, People for the American Way (PFAW) and Barry Lynn’s Americans United (AU) have employed a cynical disinformation scheme...