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Ted Haggard

Emergent church leader Mark Driscoll apologized for comments on the fall of former National Association of Evangelicals head Ted Haggard, saying they were misconstrued and he never meant to blame Haggard’s wife for his transgresssion. In November, amid allegations that Haggard had sex and bought drugs from a male escort, Driscoll, founder and teaching pastor […] Read More

Former National Evangelicals Association leader Ted Haggard’s admission of sexual immorality has many people wondering, “Why?” But one of the most surprising suggestions came from a leader in the “emergent” church. “It is not uncommon to meet pastors’ wives who really let themselves go,” Mark Driscoll, founder and teaching pastor of Mars Hill Church in […] Read More

Religious Right leaders and the White House distanced themselves from fallen leader Ted Haggard, touted last year by a national magazine as one of America’s 25 most influential evangelicals because of his access to the Bush administration. “He represents 30 million conservative Christians spread over 45,000 churches from 52 diverse denominations,” Time wrote of the […] Read More