At the same time, the Louisiana native and Notre Dame law graduate, a favorite among Trump’s evangelical Christian base, said legal careers should not be seen as a way to gain satisfaction, prestige or money. , but rather ” as a way to serve God».
Interviews with experts who have studied charismatic Christian groups such as People of Praise, and with former members of the group, as well as a review of the group’s own literature, reveal an organization that appears to dominate the daily lives of some. members, in which the so-called “leaders” – or spiritual advisers – make big decisions in life and in which the members must support each other financially.
Married women – like Barrett – see their husbands as their “bosses” and all members should donate 5% of their income to the organization.