On Thursday, the US-Americans celebrated the annual "National day of prayer". Was initiated he was already on Wednesday evening in the White house, where Donald Trump representatives of many religions to be gathered: Jews, Muslims, Hindus and Evangelical Christians. The latter were particularly prominent, they form the hard core of trump's political base.
The President praised the "Power of prayer", prayer is "the most powerful thing there is," he said. For Trump, whose religiosity can only be speculated, is the "National day of prayer" is immensely important. Muslims may not be so enthusiastic about him, other religious communities also, many Evangelical Christians see in Trump, but a messenger of God. According to a survey from Fox News, 45 percent of Republicans believe trump's divine Mission.
"Only God could Trump send"
"The canonization of Donald Trump" overwrote the web portal Politico a corresponding Story about the President. Trump's political adviser to encourage his pious followers in this Belief. "Only God could send our Nation to have such a Savior, and only God could allow me to help", reported on Tuesday, Brad Parscale, Trumps the designated campaign Manager, via Twitter.
Parscale need to mobilize the believers for the battle of 2020, which is helpful, Trump as the candidate of God. That Trump has not lived just like a Christian ascetic, the penitent's shirt, plays no role For God it is merely a means to an end.
"you Trump call Crazy, but he concludes treaties of peace, and will do anything to solve the problems of the world."Jim Bakker, former televangelist
Already during the election campaign of 2016, had apologized to the prominent Evangelical Jerry Falwell junior, head of the largest Evangelical University in the world in Lynchburg in the state of Virginia, trump's dazzling past and for him: God, king David liked to have, even though David was a "adulterers and murderers," said Falwell. You have to choose "the one who is the best king, or President, and not necessarily someone who is a good Pastor," says Falwell.
Since then, some circles are convinced that Trumps electoral victory, the Providence had been in the game. You think that God had willed "that Donald Trump will be President," said trump spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, an Evangelical Christian, at the end of January.
In an Interview with the Christian TV station CBN foreign Minister Mike Pompeo wanted to, also he is an Evangelical Christian, in March, equal to, if not sort that Trump handle in the order of God. Whether the President "had been chosen as Queen Esther," to "save the Jewish people from the threat posed by Iran," wanted to know the CBN Interviewer by Pompeo. It was "quite possible," replied the foreign Minister.
The Evangelical TV preachers and believers in the Apocalypses Jim Bakker goes a step further. God had informed him personally, Trump had been sent, "so that you can prepare for what is to come," claimed Bakker last November. Because the end is near, the Antichrist is already all over the places. "God has not sent us a man who is not afraid of the fight," says Bakker.
"We have a President that people say he was crazy. They call him Crazy, but he concludes treaties of peace, and will do anything to solve the problems of the world", preached Bakker.
As Donald Trump, the TV has to Exemplify preacher a dazzling: His once-so-profitable as the influence of Empire TV Empire was broken in 1987 for sexual misconduct and fraud, and Bakker was sentenced to prison. Since then, he's preaching in the American Hinterland. (Editorial Tamedia)
Created: 03.05.2019, 19:41 PM