U.S. Church Leaders Call Out Politicians for Co-Opting Jesus | Opinions | NowThis
‘Our country’s leaders have co-opted the name of Jesus.’ — Church elders of all denominations from Sojourners Magazine came together to call for action against hate and bigotry.
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In US news and current event today, church leaders and clergy in partnership with Sojourners Magazine spoke to NowThis News about politicians using Jesus’ name while putting hateful policies in place. While the church elders don’t call out Republicans, conservatives, or the Donald Trump administration by name, they speak out against white nationalism, racism, misogyny, the abuse of women, the mistreatment of immigrants, refugees, low-incomie families, as well as xenophobia and ‘America first’ nationalism.
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