Evangelicals outraged over Bush`s `same god` remark Christian leaders express dismay: 'He is commander in chief, not theologian in chief' Posted: November 24, 2003 http://worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=35787 ________________________________________________ ... "I do say that freedom is the Almighty's gift to every person. I also condition it by saying freedom is not America's gift to the world," Bush replied. "It's much greater than that, of course. And I believe we worship the same god," reported the London Telegraph. Bush's equivalence of the Judeo-Christian and Muslim gods brought reactions of shock and dismay from Christians in the U.S. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation's largest Protestant denomination, was quoted in the Baptist Press as saying the president "is simply mistaken."