SATURDAY, JULY 14, 2012Should A "Christian" Vote for a "Mormon" President? (A Response to Dr. Norman Geisler)Recently, Christian author and apologetics expert Norman Geisler published an opinion piece entitled "Should An Evangelical Vote For a Mormon President?". You can read the full text here.As a Christian, I feel the need to respond to Geisler's article in depth and this is as good a place as any to do so.Before I get to Geisler's writing and my responses, let me set forth a few principles that guide me in my analysis and opinion regarding the upcoming presidential elections. First and foremost, religious beliefs of the candidate are just one of many considerations that I use in determining who to vote for. The most important thing to me is a demonstrated commitment to principles of limited government, free enterprise, individual free will, freedom of speech, press, and religion. After that, I want to see whether the candidate demonstrates a proven ability to lead and a commitment to a morality base that I can generally agree with. Finally, do I trust and respect the candidate -- an entirely subjective and intuitive rationale...TO READ MORE CLICK HERE
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Should Christians Vote for a Mormon President?
I don't want to bog down my fun little blog here with a dissertation on politics, but some of my readers might be interested in what I have to say on this issue. If so, then click below to take you to my other blog where I tackle the complicated issue of Whether Christians Should Vote for a Mormon President by responding to a recent article by Christian apologetics expert Dr. Norman Geisler.