tony-evansCNN’s Soledad O’Brien recently interviewed Dr. Tony Evans who is the Senior Pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, TX.  He also is President of The Urban Alternative.  I found this interview to be interesting because I don’t believe I’ve ever seen him interviewed on cultural issues such as President Barack Obama’s recent endorsement of same sex marriage.  While I’m sure he addresses issues, such as marriage, from his pulpit he hasn’t been known as a national spokesperson on the issue.

He said, very clearly, that President Obama is wrong to support same sex marriage.  The argument (at least some of it) he uses wouldn’t necessarily be one you’d use lobbying on the issue (unfortunately); he does make a strong case why Christians shouldn’t embrace same sex marriage and why it shouldn’t be linked to civil rights.  I also believe this is symbolic of the type of push back he’s going to receive from Black churches.

Here’s the clip of that interview:

1 comment

Comments are closed.

Get CT In Your Inbox!

Don't miss a single update.

You May Also Like

NBC-Politico GOP 2012 Debate Live Blog & Open Thread

8:15p – Got to go, please share your thoughts on the debate…

Trump Campaign, Not Media, Was Dishonest About 2nd Amendment Remarks

Donald Trump stuck his foot in his mouth again by suggesting “2nd Amendment people” could do something about Hillary Clinton appointing anti-gun judges.

The #NeverTrump Arizona and Utah Strategic Voter’s Guide

Adam Graham: In Arizona and Utah for those who want to stop Donald Trump the smart vote is to vote on March 22nd is to vote for Ted Cruz.

The Ames Straw Poll Ballot is Settled, Expanded Includes Romney, Gingrich and Huntsman

The Iowa GOP State Central Committee has finalized the ballot for the…