Months of headlines have led many to believe that America’s evangelicals are convinced of a global warming crisis, and are moving to support strict emissions controls.  But according to Rev. Ted Haggard, president of the National Association of Evangelicals, his group’s executive committee has passed a motion recognizing ongoing debate about the causes of global warming, and declaring a “lack of consensus among the evangelical community on this issue.”  Since the motion comes in response to a letter, organized by the new Interfaith Stewardship Alliance and signed by 20 evangelical leaders, including such top names as James Dobson, Charles Colson, and the Rev. D. James Kennedy, it appears evangelicals as a whole are nowhere near pushing Kyoto style controls anytime soon. 

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