McCain rally: Speaker says non-Christians want an Obama win

Just another demonstration of why religion and politics shouldn’t be mixed.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (CNN) – A minister delivering the invocation at John McCain’s rally in Davenport, Iowa Saturday told the crowd non-Christian religions around the world were praying for Barack Obama to win the U.S. presidential election.

“There are millions of people around this world praying to their god—whether it’s Hindu, Buddha, Allah—that his opponent wins, for a variety of reasons. And Lord, I pray that you will guard your own reputation, because they’re going to think that their God is bigger than you, if that happens,” said Arnold Conrad, the former pastor of Grace Evangelical Free Church in Davenport. Read More.

I think this YouTube clip puts the matter in the appropriate context.

  3 comments for “McCain rally: Speaker says non-Christians want an Obama win

  1. Republican Dementia
    October 12, 2008 at 8:09 am

    Why are all these alleged Christians on board the Hate Talk Express?

    They appear to have missed the parts of the New Testament that resonate most with me.

  2. Steve Kim
    October 13, 2008 at 6:39 am

    Many Christians are also praying to Yahweh, Jehovah, Jesus Christ, Immanuel, The Holy Spirit, Prince of Peace, the Lamb of God, I Am, and The Word for Obama to win.

    Heal the sick, feed the hungry, take care of the widows and orphans.

  3. Homewrecker
    October 14, 2008 at 1:34 pm

    Sickening. Should be an affront to anyone who believes in a secular society.

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