The Churches and the War

"The war in the Gulf is not a Christian war, a Jewish war, or a Moslem war--it is a just war," President Bush recently told a group of conservative religious broadcasters, "and it is a war with which good will prevail.

Issue: Spring 1991

"The war in the Gulf is not a Christian war, a Jewish war, or a Moslem war--it is a just war," President Bush recently told a group of conservative religious broadcasters, "and it is a war with which good will prevail."  Only a portion of churches within the United States would support this assessment.  The American Christian community has been divided over the morality of the Gulf War, with the split taking place along largely predictable lines.

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