A discussion about some fascinating new research into the grassroots support that the thrice-married, high-living, former gambling magnate Donald Trump seems to enjoy among American religious voters.

The headline figure is 80% support among white evangelicals.

While some evangelicals grit and grind their teeth in reluctant support for the president, others think his showbiz glitz – and even a bit of sleaze – is no problem.

USSC senior lecturer joined ABC RN's Religion and Ethics Report to talk about these voters, a subject he has written about in a new paper to be published later this year.