PRINCETON, NJ — Just 34% of Americans correctly say U.S. President Barack Obama is a Christian, while 44% say they don’t know Obama’s religion and 11% say he is a Muslim.
Obama is a Christian and has labeled himself as such as in his writings and interviews, and while living in Chicago he attended the Trinity United Church of Christ. Since moving into the White House, Obama has attended several [...]
When sermons of Obama’s Chicago pastor, Jeremiah Wright, surfaced during the Iowa primaries, it threatened to derail Obama’s campaign. ABC aired one where Wright screamed, “Goddamn America!” Edward Klein interviewed Wright, who told him Obama’s team tried to buy his silence.
‘Man, the media ate me alive,” Wright told me when we met in his office at Chicago’s Kwame Nkrumah Academy. “After the media went ballistic on me, I received an [...]
A Wisconsin church has started holding special adults-only services so convicted sex offenders can come to worship without violating their parole.
The First Congregational United Church of Christ in Madison launched the biweekly services, for sex offenders who legally cannot be where children are present, late last month as part of its prison ministry project.
However, none of the targeted audience turned up for the first adults-only service, although other parishioners showed [...]