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Render Unto Caesar: Why Churches Should Pay Taxes

Render Unto Caesar: Why Churches Should Pay Taxes

This week our new president promised to lift the Johnson Amendment, the rule that prohibits religious leaders from endorsing or campaigning against political candidates. This new administration believes pastors and priests should be able to throw their support—publicly—behind political candidates. On this, you may be surprised to know, I wholeheartedly agree. If corporate CEOs and celebrities can endorse a political candidate, I see no reason a religious leader shouldn’t do so. Freedom of speech extends to us all and religious leaders must…

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