Christian Right - 30 years of Preparation for a Holy War

It's been nearly 30 years in the making, since the Christian Right's presence at the 1976 Republican National Convention, to the ulimate election of Ronald Reagan in 1980, to helping to elect George W. Bush in 2004.

For the ulimate end - reversal of Roe V. Wade, it's been a long time coming. But along the way the most cherished "Holy Grail", has been out of reach. Now with perhaps the greatest hindrence to that effort - Justice O'Connor retiring, you can almost feel the engines revving.

Make no mistake - to the Christian Right this is war - a Holy War.

"The public is primed for the fight it will take to confirm a nominee," Perkins said. "We will wage an unprecedented effort for a fair and prompt up-or-down vote through the mobilization of 20,000 churches across the nation." - Article on Focus on the Family Website.