Here’s a list of the 980 religious organizations in Texas that solicited Uncle Sam to pay their salaries.

Of the 4.9 million loans approved through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program, 10,682 were religious organizations. They received between $3 billion and $7.5 billion largely through taxpayer money and national debt, according to calculations by OpenTheBooks.com, a nonprofit organization that receives no federal money. Among the 10,682 religious organizations, roughly 980 areRead moreRead more

A tragic turning point for American evangelicals: soliciting Uncle Sam to pay their salaries

Disclaimer: This article primarily focuses on evangelical churches, schools and organizations, pastors and leaders receiving federal money to fund their payrolls. Federal assistance given to small business organizations like religious assisted living centers or healthcare companies is not the same as funding the salaries of missionaries, seminary or church staff, and especially not of pastorsRead moreRead more