Falwell gets political at South Austin church:
The Republican Party isn't the answer to America's problems, the Rev. Jerry Falwell said Sunday night; Jesus Christ is.
Only Christian leaders will protect the United States from terrorism, abortion and gay marriage, the often controversial televangelist told an audience of several hundred at Bannockburn Baptist Church in Southwest Austin.
'There's a revival sweeping our land,' he said, estimating that more than 20 percent of voters are evangelical Christians. 'Our people are getting saved. . . . They're getting registered to vote, and they're voting Christian.'"