If the leaders of America’s white evangelicals need ideas for New Year’s resolutions, I have a suggestion: Hold the guy you helped win the presidency to your espoused high moral standards.
Jim Wallis cuts to the chase in an opinion piece in the most recent issue of Sojourners magazine. Wallis is editor-in-chief of that magazine. Sojourners aims to apply the Gospels to everyday life in God’s creation.
Wallis writes in the January issue: “White evangelicals have been exposed as hypocrites for sacrificing their morals at the altar of power.”