In a document released on May 7, many prominent evangelical Christians urged fellow evangelicals to focus on theology instead of politics. The statement provides a refreshing voice in a time in which faith often is reduced to a political tool and Jesus is demoted to being just a running mate. As the document declares, when “Christian beliefs are used as weapons for political interest,” Christians become “useful idiots.”
Evangelicals’ ties should be to the Bible, not to political parties
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