Glenn Beck spotlights child fasting for Cruz in Utah

Glenn Beck on Sunday introduced a youth fasting for Ted CruzTed CruzCruz: Precedent exists for keeping Supreme Court short-staffed Commerce official will hit critics of domain name transition The media is rigging the election by reporting WikiLeaks emails MORE at a rally for the Texas senator ahead of Utah’s GOP presidential caucuses.

“I want to tell you why I have hope,” Beck said in Provo, Utah. "Dale introduced himself to me, and he didn’t tell me this, his father told me this."

“Dale has been fasting without anybody knowing it every Tuesday for the last three weeks for the right outcome in this election,” Beck added. "This is the priesthood rising.

“Prepare for a time of miracles. The God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob is real, and he is fierce and these are his rights. Get out on Tuesday and be a part of it. There’s no one on the sidelines.”

Beck, who has endorsed Cruz's presidential bid, also lashed out at GOP presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpHouse Republican group raised more than M in October Five takeaways from Florida Senate debate Chaffetz says he'll vote for Trump MORE, arguing the billionaire places his own self-interest above the needs of everyday Americans.

“We have another candidate, Donald Trump, who is running as a personality,” the conservative radio host said. "We are not here for a personality. We are here for the Constitution of the United States of America.”

Cruz leads other Republican White House hopefuls by 24 percent in Utah, according to a Y2 Analytics survey released last Saturday.

Trump remains the Republican presidential front-runner nationwide, however. The billionaire has a 9-point edge over his competition in the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls and leads Cruz by 255 delegates.