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Can a Christian be Democrat ?

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Can a Christian be Democrat, in current circumstances when left is bringing Muslims and trash into the country and harming the structure of western civilization ?

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34 minutes ago, johnwayne said:

Can a Christian be Democrat, in current circumstances when left is bringing Muslims and trash into the country and harming the structure of western civilization ?

A paragraph or 3  from the 2016 democrat platform 

 

Securing Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice Democrats are committed to protecting and advancing reproductive health, rights, and justice. We believe unequivocally, like the majority of Americans, that every woman should have access to quality reproductive health care services, including safe and legal abortion—regardless of where she lives, how much money she makes, or how she is insured. We believe that reproductive health is core to women’s, men’s, and young people’s health and wellbeing. We will continue to stand up to Republican efforts to defund Planned Parenthood health centers, which provide critical health services to millions of people. We will continue to oppose—and seek to overturn—federal and state laws and policies that impede a woman’s access to abortion, including by repealing the Hyde Amendment. We condemn and will combat any acts of violence, harassment, and intimidation of reproductive health providers, patients, and staff. We will defend the ACA, which extends affordable preventive health care to women, including no-cost contraception, and prohibits discrimination in health care based on gender.

 

We will support sexual and reproductive health and rights around the globe. In addition to expanding the availability of affordable family planning information and contraceptive supplies, we believe that safe abortion must be part of comprehensive maternal and women’s health care and included as part of America’s global health programming. Therefore, we support the repeal of harmful restrictions that obstruct women’s access to health care information and services, including the “global gag rule” and the Helms Amendment that bars American assistance to provide safe, legal abortion throughout the developing world.

 

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People Democrats believe that LGBT rights are human rights and that American foreign policy should advance the ability of all persons to live with dignity, security, and respect, regardless of who they are or who they love. We applaud President Obama’s historic Presidential Memorandum on International Initiatives to Advance the Human Rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons, which combats criminalization, protects refugees, and provides foreign assistance. We will continue to stand with LGBT people around the world, including fighting efforts by any nation to infringe on LGBT rights or ignore abuse.

 

A couple of the Scriptures that speak on these topics 

 

Pro 6:16  These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: 
Pro 6:17  A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, 
Pro 6:18  An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, 
Pro 6:19  A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren. 
 

Rom 1:26  For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature: 
Rom 1:27  And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet. 
 

 

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I think Bob Casey was  (still is?) a Democrat and was against abortion.

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https://democrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2016_DNC_Platform.pdf

3 minutes ago, Faber said:

I think Bob Casey was  (still is?) a Democrat and was against abortion.

The link is to what democrats support the preamble alone  should be enough for a Christian to say this is not for me. 

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24 minutes ago, Faber said:

https://www.christforums.com/topic/7460-can-a-christian-vote-as-a-democrat/?tab=comments#comment-41289

 

 

 I do wonder....does anyone know of any politician who is a born again Christian and a Democrat? I am referring to the national level, not local or state politics.

 

I can remember when being a Democrat was far different than today. While growing up, I ask what our party was and was told we are Democrats. I was told the Dems cared more for the poor people. My grandmother swore by FDR: She even name one of my uncles Franklin Delano Roosevelt Rose. She had a large family during the depression and claimed they would have starved were it not for FDR. How time changes things.

 

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 It is sad to see but at the same time I am happy because the wheat and the tares continue to grow. (Matthew 13:24-30)

May the Lord soon come back.

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Thank you everybody for responding.

yes it is terrifying to see democrats are now anti-American and anti-Christian party.

 

i wonder how moderate and religious Christian survive in New York City.

 

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On 1/9/2019 at 9:26 PM, johnwayne said:

Can a Christian be Democrat, in current circumstances when left is bringing Muslims and trash into the country and harming the structure of western civilization ?

Hilarious! 

 

And good question! @William 

 

Equally, are there atheist conservatives? The answer is most certainly yes. Whether conservative libertarians or conservative republicans, we have both among our ranks. It used to be more common to see Christans leaving the faith drop the Republican Party and conservatism, as part of leaving the faith. Not so much at the moment, though. One point of agreement some of us may have with you guys here, is our opinions of what's going on with the left here in the states. It's gotten over the top whacky!

 

Years ago I was more into rebelling against the religious right than I am at present. But the left has gotten so godawful (pardon me), that I've found siding with the left in politics untenable at best. I personally would like to see things more to the tune of libertarian conservative values taking the forefront, but I'm good with having a conservative non-career politician get into office and shake things up a bit. I was just talking about that with some guys at work today. I'm not die hard for Trump, but I'm ok with the fact that the economy is on fire and things are going pretty well as far as I'm concerned. And we got DeSantis here in Florida, which I'm good with as well. 

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The honest answer to this is rooted in Basic Bible Study where YHWH gives definition of the Worship of Himself.  In such a study we ...learned... Christians discover that we have ¿grown? to ignore the most important Advisor we can ever seek council from.

 

Please don't anyone ask for a Bible or Subject Study to be led by me, all Christians own the Study Text.  I find that less than two percent of the folks naming Yashuah ha'Mashiah as their own have ever sought to understand their Elohim and the many facets of His Love for us.

 

If one truly wants answers, begin to pray  for YHWH to send Ruah, His Holy Spirit, to bless you with His knowledge of the Word of YHWH.

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