Church Electioneering

Also visit our Church Electioneering page in the “Issues” section

For a comprehensive look at our resources about the protections of the Johnson Amendment, visit

Politicize our charities and churches? No, thanks. (2017)
By Amanda Tyler
Read the op-ed online at Religion News Service

More than 100 religious and denominational organizations ask Congress to keep current law

4,000+ faith leaders ask to keep Johnson Amendment:

IRS Tax Guide for Churches and Religious Organizations
UPDATED August 2015: View as PDF

BJC’s Amanda Tyler warns: Trump proposal would ‘fundamentally change’ our houses of worship (2017)
By BJC Blogger Don Byrd
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Pastors, pulpits and politicking (2016)
By Jennifer Hawks
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Q&A on Churches and Political Campaigns 
By K. Hollyn Hollman
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Churches and political campaigns (June 2012 column)
By K. Hollyn Hollman
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Ten Commandments for campaigns (April 2015 column)
By J. Brent Walker
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