Politics Pro-Trump Pastor Mario Murillo Says God Wants Christians to 'Terrify National Democrat Leaders'
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"Let 'em crucify him. But we're now the echo and we're going to put it on every page, every Twitter account, everything we got now," the preacher said.The independent Facebook Oversight Board announced on Wednesday that it would uphold the social media giant's decision to suspend Trump, which it did following the attack on the U.S. Capitol by the former president's supporters on January 6. However, the board declined to rule on whether the ban should become permanent, saying Facebook's leadership should make a final determination on that within six months.
Pro-Trump Evangelist Mario Murillo has claimed that God is calling for Christians to "terrify national Democrat leaders."
During a sermon shared toby Destiny Image and surfaced by Right Wing Watch, Murillo told followers in Pasadena, California that "the Lord wants the prophetic movement to take its stand in the arena."
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The southern state's secretary of state, Michael Watson, said believers "understand the signs of the times right now."Watson, Mississippi's top election official, made the comments during a National Day of Prayer event in Jackson on Thursday. The National Day of Prayer is commemorated annually on the first Thursday of May. The modern observance of the tradition began in 1952.
Right-wing evangelist Mario Murillo says that God is calling right-wing Christians to mobilize politically and "terrify national Democrat leaders." https://t.co/yYqYPf6Ok0 pic.twitter.com/fL92z9evVn
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Pastor John Sherwood was arrested last month in West London after complaints about allegedly homophobic comments he made during a sermon on marriage.He also has the backing of Heritage Party leader and London Assembly member David Kurten, who on Wednesday gave a short speech outside Uxbridge Station, where John Sherwood was arrested, about the freedom to preach in public, in support of the 71-year old pastor. Kurten, who is socially conservative, is a mayoral candidate in London.— Right Wing Watch (@RightWingWatch) May 4, 2021
"To barge open the doors of influence and say, 'We belong here. Mayor, we belong here. Governor, we belong here. Congressman, we belong here.' If you're going to try to legislate immorality, we're going to fight you with every last drop of the anointing of the almighty God,'" he continued.
Murillo urged followers to take "political and moral action" by terrifyingand opposing the party's agenda.
"To organize, educate ourselves on how to terrify national Democrat leaders," he said. "How to win local elections and train our people to know why they believe what they believe and to believe it with conviction. This means that the pulpit must take on abortion, gay marriage, transgender indoctrination of our children and yes, racism."
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The evangelical minister leaders Mario Murillo Ministries in Nevada, and has demonstrated a history of condemning Presidentand the . In recent months, he has insisted that former President is still the leader of America.
He continued: "Because if we really want to get rid of racism, we're not going to allow this artificial equality. Because that in itself is nothing but the plantation owner, trying to lure you back and tell you that, 'I'm going to take care of you if you just come back and start to be a servant of me.'"
Murillo said that Democrats were the "party that invented the Ku Klux Klan, the party that fought the civil rights movement."
"You have to understand that if you want equality, it is by the blood of Christ that we quit looking at each other's color and we begin to see each other as what we are," he added. "Children of God. The Lord wants the prophetic movement to take its stand in the arena."
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“Hillsong accepted his resignation and agreed that he could not continue as part of our team,” the megachurch said in a statementBarrett, 32, who was the creative director of Hillsong's Montclair, New Jersey, chapter, posted photos of himself shirtless after a workout wearing Nike Pro Compression Tights that were very revealing.
White evangelicals have been a crucial base for Trump and the Republican Party. Roughly 80 percent of the demographic voted for Trump in both the 2016 and 2020 election, according to exit polling. Since November 3, Murillo and other Christian pastors have pushed Trump's claim that widespread voter fraud caused his election defeat to Biden.
Newsweek reached out to the Democratic National Committee for comment. This story will be updated with any response.
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Ankara needs to change not only its rhetoric but also its policy to reverse the alarming trends that have brought religious minority communities to the brink of extinction. © Adem ALTAN / AFP/Getty President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives to give a press conference after the cabinet meeting at the Presidential Complex in Ankara, Turkey, on September 21, 2020. Erdogan's use of the slur was not a slip of the tongue; it represented deeply ingrained prejudices about non-Muslim minorities among Turkey's ruling circles.