In order to protect Donald Trump from impeachment, Christian Republicans are planning to stop eating and talk to themselves. If that’s the GOP plan for activism, I think we should encourage it.
Is prayer a holy hotline that soothes the soul, that erases worry, fear, temptation, doubt and depression? Not necessarily, according to a team of researchers in Texas. In a 2014 publication in the Sociology of Religion, Christopher Ellison and his colleagues use the Baylor Religion
Traylor prayed, “Lord, forgive us and deliver us from any sort of reliance on ourselves… Cause truth and justice to triumph over personal preference, and direct every decision of this body.”