Churches Urge Obama to Help Poverty

Ad Feedback

CWN.org - Christian leaders are calling on the incoming Obama administration to put poor people first.

Christian Churches Together, a religious group aimed at bringing various church denominations together, says reducing poverty should take precedence over corporate bailouts and that the government and churches should work together as partners."Together we can make a difference and we can indeed fulfill the mandate of our Lord and be faithful in the work of His kingdom," a representative from the group said.

CCT is a coalition of 36 Catholic, Orthodox, mainline Protestant and evangelical churches.

Together they claim to represent about 100 million Christians in the U.S.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

Christian World News

Christian World News

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.