February 19, 2006 - Posted at 1:16 p.m. CST
DALLAS (AP) _ Leaders of the National Religious Broadcasters say
they oppose legislation that could outlaw condemnation of
NRB president Frank Wright says Christian broadcasters who
believe the Bible is God's word feel they must preach what it
actually says, not what they'd like it to say.
But Wright says Congress has considered measures that would make
it a hate crime ``if someone feels threatened'' by what's said.
NRB chairman Ron Harris says he believes Christian media can
be God's tool to mobilize evangelicals to change the nation's
Wright and Harris spoke at the beginning of this week's NRB
convention in Dallas.