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Can a Christian Vote for a Non-Christian Candidate?

Terminus in WA Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 3:53 PM
Then why do I have friendly Mormon people coming to my doorstep to inform me that I need to accept their version of the gospel and join their church? When I take them in and explain the differences between my theology and theirs, they have to acknowledge them and go their way.
I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people – for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.

– 1Timothy 2:1-2

It is clear from the Apostle Paul’s writing that we are to pray for all leaders in government, including those who may not be Christians. But can we vote for them?

Theologian Wayne Grudem writes in Politics According to the Bible, “Christians should support the candidates who best represent moral and political values...