Article courtesy of The Resurgent, written by Erick Erickson.
This is ridiculous. Here’s a quote from Trump’s meeting with evangelicals yesterday:
“‘Some of the people are saying, ‘let’s pray for our leaders.’ I said, ‘You can pray for your leaders, and I agree with that, pray for everyone. But what you really have to do is pray to get everyone out to vote for one specific person,” Trump said, according to another video posted by Jackson. ‘We can’t be politically correct and say we pray for all of our leaders because all of your leaders are selling Christianity down the tubes and selling evangelicals down the tubes and it is a very bad thing that is happening.'”
Peter was crucified upside down by the Roman Emperor. On his way to being crucified, Peter admonished Christians to honor their Emperor. He wrote, “Honor everyone. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the emperor.” (1 Peter 2:7)