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Archive for the 'Election' Category

-Billy Graham: Vote Biblical Values

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

A message from Billy Graham concerning the coming election: The legacy we leave behind for our children, grandchildren and this great nation is crucial. As I approach my 94th birthday, I realize this election could be my last. I believe it is vitally important that we cast our ballots for candidates who base their decisions […]

-Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood and Islamist Parties Win First Election

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

                         (Image via Wikipedia) According to reports, the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist parties won a majority of the contested Parliamentary seats in the first round of elections in Egypt. More elections are coming but if the present trend continues, the Muslim Brotherhood and other minority Islamist parties could control the Egyptian Parliament by March. […]

-Two Interesting Election Results

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) While everyone is talking about the political landscape and all of the changes that are going to take place because of the mid-term elections held yesterday. Just for relief here are a couple of election stories you might have missed that revolve around culture and religion and people of faith: 1. Oklahoma […]

-California: Jerry Brown Says-Bah Hum Bug!-to Prop 8

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

(-Picture of Jerry Brown by Thomas Hawk via Flickr) On Friday, California’s Attorney General Jerry Brown asked the State Supreme Court To overrule Prop 8-the Traditional Marriage amendment. Response: AG Jerry Brown joins nearly every other major politician in California including the Governor and also the main stream media in calling for the vote of […]

-State to Investigate Mormon Church Support of Prop 8

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

-(Protest near LDS Temple in Salt lake City by Getty Images via Daylife) The California “Fair Political Practices Commission” has notified the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church) that it will investigate a claim that the church did not disclose the value of non-monetary campaign activities, which allegedly included phone bank operations […]

-Mormons Unfairly Cast as Scapegoats by Gay Activists

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Image via Wikipedia All across the nation today, gay activists are picketing and demonstrating in front of Mormon temples, houses of worship, and LDS owned businesses. Yesterday, ‘white powder’ was mailed and received at a number of LDS temples. What brought all this on–all this reaction against The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? […]

-Mormon Church Responds to Prop.8 Protests

Sunday, November 9th, 2008

(Protest signs in Salt Lake by Getty Images via Daylife) In the last post, I reported that over 1,000 gay activists were loudly protesting the passage of Prop. 8 out in front of the LDS Church Temple in Westwood. The protesters are angry with the leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints […]

-California: Still Protesting Against Marriage Amendment

Friday, November 7th, 2008

(Protesters at Mormon Temple  by Getty Images via Daylife) Proposition 8, the marriage amendment for traditional marriage, passed on Tuesday. Meanwhile, gay rights activists have been protesting ever since all over the state. Over a thousand have gathered to loudly demonstrate outside of the Mormon Temple in Westwood. The gay activists are particularly angry over […]

-California: Marriage Issue–Back to the Courts

Friday, November 7th, 2008

Picture via Wikipedia On Tuesday, the people voted and passed Proposition 8–re-instituting traditional marriage in California. On Wednesday, the lawyers for the gay marriage agenda put the issue back into the court system before activist judges who created the problem in the first place. They are hoping that the California Supreme Court will rule in […]

-Traditional Marriage Wins in California

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

Proposition 8 won by a 52-48% margin in California overturning same-sex marriage. Also elsewhere Tuesday, traditional marriage amendments passed in Arizona and Florida. According to Frank Schubert, co-manager of the Yes on 8 campaign: “People believe in the institution of marriage. It’s one institution that crosses ethnic divides, that crosses partisan divides…. People have stood […]