11 Oct Is Not Voting a Sin?
The Evangelical Christian community continues to struggle with complex issues of the 2016 presidential election. Do we have a moral obligation to vote? Join Michael in studio with Dr. Wayne Grudem as he shares his views on our flawed candidates. Since this interview was recorded in September, Dr. Grudem has retracted his endorsement of Donald Trump and called for him to withdraw from the election. Read Wayne’s latest statement here.
The opinions expressed in this episode and linked article are the guest’s own and should not be understood to represent the opinion of Phoenix Seminary, Michael Easley inContext, or MJE Broadcasting Inc.
About Dr. Wayne Grudem
Wayne Grudem is Research Professor of Theology and Biblical Studies at Phoenix Seminary in Arizona. He is a graduate of Harvard (BA), Westminster Seminary-Philadelphia (MDiv, DD), and the University of Cambridge (PhD). He has served as the president of the Evangelical Theological Society (1999), as a member of the Translation Oversight Committee for the English Standard Version of the Bible, and was the General Editor for the ESV Study Bible (2008). He has written more than 20 books, including Systematic Theology, The Gift of Prophecy in the New Testament and Today, Business for the Glory of God, Politics According to the Bible, and (with Barry Asmus) The Poverty of Nations: A Sustainable Solution. He also co-edited (with John Piper) Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood.