Christian Site: “Be Leery” Of Muslim Candidate Dr. Oz

From the far-right Christian site Charisma News:

Dr. Mehmet Oz, the celebrity surgeon and host of television’s The Dr. Oz Show, has launched a campaign for Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate seat now held by Pat Toomey, who is retiring. If Oz wins the Republican nomination, he will be the first Muslim-born individual to be nominated for a Senate seat by a major American political party.

His religious beliefs aside, Christian voters should also be aware that Oz and his wife practice Transcendental Meditation and reiki, a traditional Japanese practice of using “healing energy” for medicinal purposes.

While his mother adhered to the secular vision of modern Turkey’s founder, Kemal Ataturk, Oz’s father was a strict Muslim, according to a 2012 interview for Henry Louis Gates Jr.’ PBS television program Faces of America.

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