December 30, 2011
Is Our President Also Our Pastor?
Candace Chellew-Hodge, Religion Dispatches
American Family Association radio host Bryan Fischer believes that “we are in fact choosing a minister when we select a president.”
In a recent column, Fischer uses Romans 13 as his prooftext for this assertion. Paul, writing to the Romans before his visit there, admonishes his readers to “be subject to the governing authorities; for there is no authority except from God.”
TAGGED: Clergy, politicians