Robert Jeffress Admits Support of Trump is Declining. Why? Because Evangelicals “are very weak.”

Jeffress SWBTS

Court evangelical Robert Jeffress is worried. Here is a taste of his interview with One News Now, the news division of The American Family Association:

“There’s just been a trifecta of bad circumstances that have formed a perfect storm: the pandemic, the economic fallout from the pandemic, the lawlessness and riots in the streets, … [but also] the unrelenting and unprecedented criticism from the mainstream media,” Jeffress tells OneNewsNow.

And it’s costing the president the support of his base, says the pastor. “Let’s be honest: The Trump people have a problem in the polls right now, and they’ve got a problem with [the support of] evangelical Christians,” he states…

Jeffress argues that even though none of the chaos is the president’s fault, he’s still taking heat from voters, particularly Christian voters. “The fact is most people – and I have to say it, most Christians – are weak when you get down to it. They are very weak,” he laments.

“They blow with public opinion, and they don’t want to be thought of bad by other people. And so they just go back and forth … and I think all of that is contributing to this drop in the polls that we’re seeing.”

The good news, according to Jeffress, is that there’s a long time before November, and there’s a good chance most of the chaos will be gone by then.

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