False Prophets in the Bible Belt

Eulau, Heinz H. F.
February 1944
New Republic;2/7/44, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p169
Focuses on several Protestant fundamentalists and prophets in the United States having mentality for supporting Nazis. Charges against Reverend Gerald B. Winrod for having connections with Nazis by a newspaper editor; Opinion that followers of fundamentalist preachers have been real and potential fascists in the country; Opinion that fascist-oriented fundamentalism has its formulated ideology which has little to do with religion; Ideology of the fundamentalists being revealed in the magazine "Bible News Flashes," in its article about the World War II; Efforts of these so called prophets to exploit religious faith through their anti-democratic campaign; Contact between the fascist-minded fundamentalists and native seditionists in the country; Threat for the U.S. due to presence of the fundamentalists.


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