(RNS) Sanders says he hopes to find common ground with his conservative Christian audience, and his appearance there next month may be more enlightening than -- if not as entertaining as -- tonight's reality show known as the first GOP presidential debate.
(RNS) The unusual event is being seen as both a major effort by Bush to reach out to Christian conservatives -- a key constituency Bush has sometimes struggled to win over -- and by evangelicals to reassert their political influence during a time of landmark social change.
(RNS) His father had a pulpit. His mother ran the Sunday school. Only pastor-pol Mike Huckabee's beats Walker's religious resume.
(RNS) VoteSmart.org lists his religion as “Protestant.” But the only reference to church that turns up on a web search is his home in the Northern Virginia suburb of Falls Church.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (Reuters) "Fashionable opinion" has a problem with Christians and the only proper response is "a forthright defense" of the constitutional right to freedom of religion, Jeb Bush said during a commencement speech at Liberty University.