Wednesday, May 16, 2007

More NY Times Background On Jerry Falwell

U.S. 'Secular' Groups Set Tone For Terror Attacks, Falwell Says
The Rev. Jerry Falwell said yesterday that the American Civil Liberties Union, with abortion providers, gay rights proponents and federal courts that had banned school prayer and legalized abortion, had so weakened the United States spiritually that the nation was left exposed to Tuesday's terrorist attacks.
September 14, 2001 U.S. News
McCain Apologizes for Characterizing Falwell and Robertson as Forces of Evil
Under growing fire over his recent attacks on leaders of the Christian right, Senator John McCain apologized yesterday and said those remarks had been intended as a joke.
March 2, 2000 U.S. News
Remarks Rally Christian Right Against McCain
It is hard to know how many Bob Harrisons are out there. But each one is a nightmare for Senator John McCain.
March 3, 2000 Front Page News
Moral Majority to Dissolve; Says Mission Accomplished
The Rev. Jerry Falwell announced today that Moral Majority would close its doors.
June 12, 1989 U.S. News
Back in the Spotlight, Falwell Retains Long-Held Goals for God and Country
After several years behind the scenes, the Rev. Jerry Falwell is back on center stage to play reformer of the scandal-plagued PTL ministry.
June 4, 1987 U.S. News
Sharp Words in High Court On Hustler Parody of Falwell
The Supreme Court took up an important free- speech battle between the Rev. Jerry Falwell and the sex magazine Hustler today in the liveliest argument the Court has heard in recent memory.
December 3, 1987 Front Page News
At his death Tuesday, the Rev. Jerry Falwell left behind a university, a megachurch and a movement that are likely to carry on his legacy.
May 16, 2007 U.S. News
OBITUARIES
Jerry Falwell, Moral Majority Founder, Dies at 73
The preacher helped bring the language and passions of religious conservatives into American politics.
May 16, 2007 Front Page News
EDITORIAL DESK
A One-Man Civil War
Op-Ed article by Matthew Continetti says Sen John McCain's quest to become establishment presidential candidate has jeopardized his candidacy and exposed deep fissures within conservative movement; says conservatives cannot forgive him for adopting some of left's pet issues in 2000 primary campaign, or for labeling Revs Jerry Falwell and Pat Robertson 'agents of intolerance'; says conservatives are suspicious of McCain's appeal to non-conservatives; holds that politics of polarization militate a...
March 19, 2007 Opinion Op-Ed




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