James Dobson: Romney’s Mormon Faith Could Hinder Presidential Bid
Dobson, you disappoint me. You could have shown leadership in support of freedom of religion and Christian values and condemned bigotry in any form from “conservative Christians.” Instead, you fell short, way short.
Dobson, are you one of those “conservative Christians” who would not vote for a President who happened to be a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? It appears so.
A prominent and powerful evangelical Christian leader, James Dobson, said yesterday that the Mormon faith practiced by Governor Romney of Massachusetts could pose a serious obstacle if Mr. Romney makes a bid for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008.
“I don’t believe that conservative Christians in large numbers will vote for a Mormon but that remains to be seen, I guess,” Mr. Dobson said on a syndicated radio program hosted by a conservative commentator, Laura Ingraham. …[Read more]