TITLE

Good News

AUTHOR(S)
Sobran, Joseph
PUB. DATE
June 1980
SOURCE
National Review;6/27/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p793
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers the rise of evangelicalism in television in the U.S. It claims that liberals are worried about the rise of electronic church. It mentions several television preachers, including Jerry Falwell. Specifically, it describes Falwell's approach to evangelicalism and shares his views about the family as a social institution and the misgivings of the government. It argues that the evangelists supported U.S. President Jimmy Carter because he has done the things they hold sacred without asking favors.
ACCESSION #
6074333

 

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