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Pat Robertson Claims Low-Carb Diet 'Violates' God's Principles

Pat Robertson Claims Low-Carb Diet ‘Violates’ God’s Principles

Huff Post Religion…..Dieters, beware. That slim-down regimen you’re trying may be going against God’s plan. This week colorful televangelist Pat Robertson took aim at popular low-carb diets like the Atkins Diet and slammed such plans as ultimately unhealthy and as violations of God’s principles. The subject was broached during Monday’s episode of Robertson’s “The 700 Club” program on the Christian Broadcasting Network. The segment included a story about Jimmy Moore, a formerly obese man who was able to lose 180 pounds in one year by cutting out carbohydrates like bread and loading up on proteins and fats, like eggs, cheese, butter, coconut oil and bacon.

Americans’ views of God shape attitudes on key issues

Americans’ views of God shape attitudes on key issues

By Cathy Lynn Grossman, USA TODAY  If you pray to God, to whom — or what — are you praying?  When you sing God Bless America, whose blessing are you seeking?  In the USA, God — or the idea of a God — permeates daily life. Our views of God have been fundamental to the […]