Right Wing Watch reports on George Grant, a Christian Reconstructionist author who recently endorsed the candidacy of Michele Bachmann. Here’s the video of that endorsement:
But as Box Turtle Bulletin reported three years ago, Grant supports the execution of gay people. And for those who think that the dominionism is just some invented boogeyman that doesn’t really exist, here is Grant proving otherwise:
Christians have an obligation, a mandate, a commission, a holy responsibility to reclaim the land for Jesus Christ – to have dominion in the civil structures, just as in every other aspect of life and godliness.
But it is dominion that we are after. Not just a voice.
It is dominion we are after. Not just influence.
It is dominion we are after. Not just equal time.
It is dominion we are after.
World conquest. That’s what Christ has commissioned us to accomplish. We must win the world with the power of the Gospel. And we must never settle for anything less.
If Jesus Christ is indeed Lord, as the Bible says, and if our commission is to bring the land into subjection to His Lordship, as the Bible says, then all our activities, all our witnessing, all our preaching, all our craftsmanship, all our stewardship, and all our political action will aim at nothing short of that sacred purpose.
Thus, Christian politics has as its primary intent the conquest of the land – of men, families, institutions, bureaucracies, courts, and governments for the Kingdom of Christ. It is to reinstitute the authority of God’s Word as supreme over all judgments, over all legislation, over all declarations, constitutions, and confederations. True Christian political action seeks to rein the passions of men and curb the pattern of digression under God’s rule.
He’s after total control to impose a Reconstructionist vision for America. And he thinks Michele Bachmann is the person to do it. Enough said.