God among the Democrats and Republicans

Performing damage control, Democratic faith outreach director the Rev. Derrick Harkins boasted that God was mentioned 30 times during one evening at the Democratic Convention. But the furor was too much, and after God had been removed from the party’s platform, He was abruptly restored Wednesday night. Reportedly the instruction came from on high, meaning the White House.

Along with recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, God was gaveled back into the platform after a dubious voice vote that included some boos from delegates. Wielding the gavel for God, perhaps appropriately, was former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, himself an ordained United Methodist minister who attended an evangelical Methodist seminary.

To read the rest of Mark Tooley’s report, click HERE