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Pastor Says He is Confused Why Evangelicals Are Abandoning Donald Trump

The chief of the Pastors for Trump group has attacked evangelical leaders for not supporting the previous president in a clip that has begun to flow into on social media.

Pastor Jackson Lahmeyer was talking on the conservative Water Cooler podcast, when he admitted that he was confused by the disloyalty seen by church leaders towards Donald Trump.

A clip of Lahmeyer on the present was posted to Twitter on January 19, nevertheless it is not clear when the pastor was on the podcast. The video has thus far been considered greater than 70,000 instances.

Talking on the present, he stated: “It appears as if many Evangelical leaders, outstanding Evangelical leaders, are affected by extreme short-term reminiscence loss or one thing far deeper than that. It is vitally unlucky.

“A former religious advisor to President Trump, James Robison, who I enormously respect, he not too long ago got here out and dissed the President.

“[He did this] by saying Donald Trump is performing infantile.

“Let me simply say this. Those which might be performing infantile proper now are the Evangelical leaders who’re too afraid to get into the struggle for the center and soul of this nation.”

Additionally throughout the present, he criticized President Joe Biden and accused him of being anti-God and anti-family.

He continued: “How on this planet might Evangelical leaders not get behind Donald Trump in 2024?

“Particularly compared to Joe Biden who’s anti-God, anti-family. Our nation is below assault proper now in any respect ranges.”

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks throughout an occasion at his Mar-a-Lago residence on November 15, 2022 in Palm Seashore, Florida. An Evangelical preacher has questioned why Trump has seen waning help from Christians.
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Lahmeyer’s feedback echo what Trump has stated in regards to the lack of help he has gotten from Church leaders concerning his 2024 Presidential bid. The previous president stated the reluctance to help him was an indication of disloyalty, in response to a CNN report.

Whereas chatting with conservative journalist David Brody in a podcast interview, Trump stated he had executed many issues for Christians who oppose abortion.

“No one has ever executed extra for Proper to Life than Donald Trump. I put three Supreme Court docket justices, who all voted, and so they obtained one thing that they have been preventing for 64 years, for a lot of, a few years.

“There’s nice disloyalty on this planet of politics and that is an indication of disloyalty.”

Since saying on November 15 that he could be working once more for the highest function, Trump has made a number of marketing campaign guarantees.

Trump has vowed to enact “aggressive new restrictions” on China in regard to vitality, expertise in addition to different property.

He has additionally stated he would take motion in opposition to tech firms’ on-line censorship. Trump has additionally stated he’ll take larger strides to forestall migrants illegally crossing into the U.S. from the southern border.

Newsweek has contacted Donald Trump for remark.