Dr. John MacArthur has weighed in on what Apprising Ministries began to discuss in The Manhattan Declaration Of Christian Conscience.

At Shepherd’s Fellowship MacArthur begins:

Here are the main reasons I am not signing the Manhattan Declaration, even though a few men whom I love and respect have already affixed their names to it:…

Although I obviously agree with the document’s opposition to same-sex marriage, abortion, and other key moral problems threatening our culture, the document falls far short of identifying the one true and ultimate remedy for all of humanity’s moral ills: the gospel.

The gospel is barely mentioned in the Declaration… (Online source)

You can read the entirety of John MacArthur’s statement re. The Manhattan Declaration right here.