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Faith and Politics, The Next Generation of Evangelicals

The New York Times had an interesting article today regarding the impact of Evangelical Christians in politics today, especially with regard to the new generation of Evangelicals who apparently are not as vigorously aligned with the Republican Party the way the older generation is.

I find this interesting partly because in the Republican conventions that I’ve attended here in Iowa so far (with the state convention coming this month), I’ve witnessed a very strong devotion to Christian faith amongst those attending the meeting. I think there was more diversity of political perspective (some more liberal Republicans along with conservatives, for instance) than there seemed to be with regard to faith.

That said, I’m not so sure the article makes any case for there having been …


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