Barth Notes has an interesting article up concerning the Presidential Inaugural Prayer Breakfast and Pastor Wiley Drake. You may recall Drake being in the news some time back for his
“infamous devotion to “imprecatory prayers” against his political opponents, and his admission that he regularly prays for President Obama’s death”
But what caught my attention were two other names mentioned as attending the prayer breakfast: Sid Roth and Jonathan Cahn.
Other speakers included Sid Roth and State Senator Stewart Greenleaf, who both reportedly spoke against “dividing up the land of Israel”, but the highlight was keynote speaker Jonathan Cahn, whose unusual form of Christianity (he claims special knowledge of “Hebrew mysteries”) has become popular since he published a paperback explaining how the USA is under God’s judgement and headed for disaster.
Why? because as Richard Bartholomew correctly points out,
….there’s a growing trend in American evangelicalism to express the “Hebrew Roots” of their religion
You can read the article here