More than 270,000 people have signed the first-ever Manhattan Declaration to stand against laws that defy traditional values.
The document written by Christian, Catholic and Orthodox leaders calls on believers to fight for traditional marriage, the unborn and religious liberty even if it means breaking the law.
Chuck Colson co-authored the declaration and gave CBN News explanation on why he feels so many are willing to sign the statement.
Click play for his comments.
Colson is the founder of Prison Fellowship, a group that shares the gospel with inmates. Click here for Colson's comments on the ministry's Angel Tree program that helps bring Christmas to prisoners' children.
*Originally published December 10, 2009