New Bill to Take Away Johnson Amendment Restrictions Introduced in Congress
Sep 30, 2016 A new bill that would allow pastors to voice their perspectives on politics was sponsored and introduced by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La) and US Rep. Jody Hice (R-Ga) on Wednesday.
LifeWay Research: Majority of Christians Against Church Endorsement of Political Candidates
Sep 09, 2016 Most Americans as well as Christians do not want to change Johnson Amendment which states that churches must lose their tax-exempt status if they endorse any political candidates, according to a new LifeWay Research.
Majority of Americans Have Heard Pastors Speak about Political Issues, Says Pew Survey
Aug 09, 2016 A new Pew Research survey finds that a majority of Americans have heard pastors speak about political issues such as religious freedom, homosexuality, abortion, immigration, the environment, and economic inequality, from the pulpit.