Topic: principles

Editorial Cartoon by Mike LuckovichToday in Washington, D.C. - July 30 2015 The House is scheduled to reconvene today at 1 PM on Friday. This may be only a pro-forma meeting as the House schedule say ... discuss

Camille Paglia has had two articles about her in Salon, recently.In one, she underscores that men and women are different. It's such a basic premise but it's still widely ignored, even among Catholics ... discuss

A small group meets and reads a passage of Scripture. They then go around the room and ask each person, “What does this passage mean to you?” The sincere Christians who are there to learn ... discuss

If more Christians were eating meals with non-believers, or with believers they didn’t always agree with, the Internet might look nothing like it does. We often replace face-to-face conversations wi ... discuss

At the same time, evangelicals must prepare to minister to the wounded, the refugees of the sexual revolution whose relationships have been wrecked by false promises of freedom and autonomy. When peop ... discuss

Written in 2002, an alliance was discussed in the French newspaper Le Figaro in an article written by Alexandre del Valle. Described as the red- green-brown alliance it referred to the antisemitic and ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: We pixel-stained wretches of the Mass Media lately have been busy as ever transfixing you with spectacles. Meanwhile, something really important — softly outsi ... discuss

This testimony was published on the Not Dead Yet website on June 23, 2015.Chairperson Alexander, Members of the Committee on Health and Human Services:John Kelly in Connecticut.I am the director of Ma ... discuss

 Doctors speak out about abortions and their struggle to perform themBy Cassy Fiano How does a person who pledges to “first, do no harm” justify actively taking a person’s life ... discuss

The Muslim religion has been described by its adherents as the way to live and prosper in Gods word. Alliances have been made with the Islamic religion through the centuries to various ends, alliances ... discuss

By Allison LeDoux Humanae Vitae (On Human Life), could arguably be considered one of the greatest encyclicals of our day. The task Blessed Pope Paul VI undertook in 1968 was indeed a brave one, as lar ... discuss

"Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is old? Can he ... discuss

By Allison LeDoux Humanae Vitae (On Human Life), could arguably be considered one of the greatest encyclicals of our day. The task Blessed Pope Paul VI undertook in 1968 was indeed a brave one, as lar ... discuss

(1838–1909) was an American Anglican priest and authorHuntington was born in Lowell, Mass. He graduated at Harvard in 1859 and in 1859–1860 was an instructor in chemistry there. Entering the Episc ... discuss

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit o ... discuss

“Marriage takes grace. On our own we are selfish sinners. It is only as we are strengthened by God’s Word through His Spirit that we can endure in love. We do not have the power to keep loving ... discuss

The Republican Party has gone the way of the Whigs. Last December, Jeb Bush declared what true conservatives realize will transpire come the Republican National Convention in 2016 — that the party m ... discuss

This ask references this post.I support mandatory post-death organ donation - deaths that are accidental or unintended. We have no use for our organs after we die while many who are still living have ... discuss

Its death was announce in the late 2000s by many. Url Scaramanga wrote an R.I.P. on the Emerging Church in 2008, Anthony Bradley wrote a “Farewell to the Emerging Church”  in 2010, Susan Gosse ... discuss

My fellow Christians, it is the preaching of that Gospel—and that Gospel alone—that will bow the arrogant heart of self-deification that revels in transgenderism, homosexualism, and abortion. Let ... discuss

by Star Parker: By now, a good portion of America knows that Planned Parenthood engages in trafficking of organs obtained from the unborn infants they destroy in their abortion industry.Planned Parent ... discuss

. . . Miscreant Kerry Says Iran Vow To Defy U.S. Is 'Very Disturbing.'  What did he expect "kisses and rainbows'?Flags at the US Capitol stand at half-stafftoday in honor of the 5 brave serviceme ... discuss

From The RemnantLetter by Father John Echert   Fr. John Echert, Ministering to the Souls of Soldiers in the MideastEditor’s Note: Whenever I hear it said that Catholic ... discuss

On Friday, two committees of the U.S. House of Representatives began official investigations into the selling of babies’ body parts occurring at Planned Parenthood facilities nationwide – with one ... discuss

By Joe Kral History has shown that when an injustice is codified into civil law, rarely is it overturned with one piece of legislation. Rather, it tends to be a laborious process in which the injustic ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: July 9th was the anniversary of the most famous speech of any presidential campaign. William Jennings Bryan, in a speech to the 1896 Democratic convention, declai ... discuss

Americans like to pat themselves on the back, talk about our American exceptionalism, and pride ourselves on being better than the rest of the world. But the fact remains that mankind is fallen and th ... discuss

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker today signed into law a pro-life bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. States do not have the ability under Roe v. Wade to ban all abortions, so pro-li ... discuss

Jesus’ point is that food in and of itself is not spiritual. It goes in the mouth and comes out the other end. Eating a particular food does not make us more or less spiritual. Vegetables are not mo ... discuss

Editorial Cartoon by Glenn Fodenby Michaela Dodge: Months of Iranian pressure on the United States brought its fruition. Iran got a deal that legitimizes its nuclear program, rewards its defiance of i ... discuss

The value in a worldview lies in its consistency and ability to explain those things which form the real stuff of our lives.  She adduces a string of leading atheist thinkers to demonstrate a kind ... discuss

By showing the shaky foundation of the “gay rights” or “marriage equality” movement, hopefully believers will take a more sober approach to the rapid changes in society. Changes can take unexp ... discuss

Frank Schaeffer Will You Please Shut Up! (Book) High Quality Paperback — 200 pages A Reasonable Response to Christian Postmodernism Includes a response to the book Christian Jiha ... discuss

John Gray has been described as a secular prophet, a soothsayer fond of nihilism. If so one should expect prophetic language, secular jeremiads impugning contemporary political theory. His central mes ... discuss

In this lengthy essay the recent Obergefell vs. Hodges Supreme Court decision is examined and rebutted in detail. There is repetition in the Supreme Court opinion and therefore some repetition in the ... discuss

Pro-lifers across Canada have been dismayed by the decision of Michael Coren to endorse same-sex “marriage” and leave the Catholic Church. What could have led this erstwhile champion of the Cathol ... discuss

Vatican City, Jul 18, 2015 / 04:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- One of Europe's best pediatric hospitals, Bambino Gesu Children's Hospital in Rome, can now use the Vatican’s helicopter to transport pati ... discuss

All modern versions of the New Testament, except for the New King James Version, are based (with some variation) on the NAET. In the judgment of the editors of the NAET, the verses in the list above w ... discuss

Donald J. Trumpby Nelson Hultberg, Contributing Author: The members of the U.S. political establishment are in full panic. A colorful, renegade patriot has just stood up to the ideological perversity ... discuss

More than two dozen speakers include Jim DeMint, Dr. Benn Steil, John Stossel, and more August Conference to challenge Federal Reserve policy head on: are central banks the problem or the solution? Ja ... discuss

In June of 2013, the Supreme Court’s liberals declared that the Defense of Marriage Act, which was passed by Congress and signed by President Bill Clinton, was unconstitutional, because, as they sai ... discuss

Just days after a shocking new expose’ video depicted a top Planned Parenthood doctor discussing how the abortion business sells the body parts from aborted babies, Senate officials indicate the ... discuss

A battle for hearts and minds has been waged across America this year on the issue of physician-assisted suicide, the taking of deadly drugs to prematurely end one’s life.   While euthanasia i ... discuss

Planned Parenthood, Abortion, and the Conscience of a Nation - You will benefit from reading Dr. Mohler’s analysis of the breaking news surrounding Planned Parenthood. His conclusion: ... discuss

By understanding what Puritanism did right, Americans can see more clearly what they lack. Puritanism set up a creative tension between personal autonomy and communal obligation, impassioned conscienc ... discuss

Why pulling down the Confederate flag, although a laudable and positive step to move the country in the right direction, will not make much of a difference.by Star Parker: So now the Confederate flag ... discuss

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Can we make a distinction between engaging our culture and engaging in politics? I think we can, and I also think we can make a distinction between what pastors do as church leaders, what the church d ... discuss

There are many, many, many other ways in which all of us can fall into the trap of unbiblical conscience binding. The best thing for us to do is to stay in the Scriptures–comparing Scripture with Sc ... discuss

TweetBy Maaike RosendalWhat if someone tells you that abortion allowed her to be a mother? Since this seems counter-intuitive, you’d likely want to find out how this could be. My reaction was the sa ... discuss

“Yes, the Bible tells us to do or not do certain things but how do we know what to do when the Bible is silent? How does a young man know where to go to college or whom to marry? These and other ... discuss

“The Benedict Option literally means no sex and no kids. And the one way that heterosexuals could change the culture in a heart beat is out-reproduce homosexuals. Think about it (but not to long ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: What if the gold standard is not an antique but, rather, a “timeless classic” (as termed in a speech by Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann in September 2012 ... discuss

Rod Dreher. (Photo: John Zak.)Saturday, on the suggestion of Brandon Vogt, I read fellow Metroplex resident Rod Dreher’s “Critics of the Benedict Option”, in which Dreher attempts to further art ... discuss

The Obama administration has released a new proposal to resolve a conflict with religious institutions that object in principle to the mandated coverage of contraceptives in the "Obamacare" health-ins ... discuss

Joshua Tijerina, VP of Digital Communications @JoshuaADF Most of the time, when building a website, you think about design in the most practical sense: how do I make this look good and make it simple ... discuss

Much has been written about the Kingdom of God, ranging from ridicule to the ‘Hollywood spectacular’ of chariots and trumpets. I can’t claim to be familiar with all interpretations and criticism ... discuss

By Allison LeDoux “A day that will live in infamy” was how President Franklin D. Roosevelt announced the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. To this day, people commemorate that devastati ... discuss

Several years ago as he suffered with terminal cancer, Cardinal Francis George of Chicago made this, now famous, statement:I expect to die in bed, my successor will die in prison and his successor wil ... discuss

Is this literacy? Is it thought? Support for progressive causes among the under-thirties isn’t deliberate or considered: it’s an electronically projected identity. Nobody  knows that you ... discuss

One of the more popular approaches to addressing worry these days is the suggestion to set aside a thirty-minute period of time to do your worrying. Have you ever tried this? It doesn’t work. Trying ... discuss

The Revelation: “All we want,” said Kudlow, “is for everybody to get richer.” Therein hangs a tale.  And therein, perhaps, hangs the outcome of a presidential race. The Republican Party (much ... discuss

 2016 Presidential Politics: We cannot grow weary of doing goodEditor’s note. The following are the remarks of NRL Political Director Karen Cross delivered at Friday morning’s Pr ... discuss

Greek philosophers. (Image source: Wikimedia Commons.)The victory of the LGBT bloc in creating the right to “same-sex marriage” is simply the most recent and most potentially devastating consequen ... discuss

by Tom Balek, Contributing Author: The message addressed to "friend" in my inbox from Barack Obama paints a grim picture of life for a large class of working Americans:"When a working parent needs t ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: Here’s a suggestion. Read Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution and then compare it to the government we have today. The framers set forth what is the legi ... discuss

Larry Kudlow, a CNBC commentator, speaks about theeconomy. Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Imagesby Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: The Revelation: “All we want,” said Kudlow, “is for everybo ... discuss

In The Public Discourse, David Azerrad, director of the Heritage Foundation’s B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics, has written the best analysis of the underlying philosophy of J ... discuss

I am proud to be an American. I am proud of many things my country has done throughout the course of its history. I do not approve of all of our policies or decisions our leaders or governing bodies h ... discuss

Coincident with July 4, the Pew Research Center published a survey asking, "Why has the U.S. been successful? Reliance on principles or ability to change?" Fifty-one percent attributed America's succe ... discuss

John MacArthur’s book Ashamed of the Gospel changed my life. Literally. At the time I found it on the shelves of a local Christian book store I was attending a church that was committed to m ... discuss

The United States Supreme Court was created under Article III, Section 1 of the Constitution and the Judiciary Act of 1789. This Act organized the Supreme Court, the federal circuit courts and the fed ... discuss

by Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: Deal Deadline Nears -  The clock is ticking for Iran and the world's major powers to agree on a deal regarding the Islamic Republic's nuclear program. The late ... discuss

“The narrative is repeated as a cautionary tale. It says that if institutions change, they are bound to die. For evidence, it looks to institutions that have failed, then points out how they cha ... discuss

“The church, by divine design and intention, is a spiritual force, a gospel organism. Her involvement in and impact upon the world socially, politically, and economically may not be insignifican ... discuss

The following essay is adapted from a presentation Dr. George H. Nash gave at the Philadelphia Society National Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, this spring. Dr. Nash’s insights about what lie ... discuss

By Fr. Basil Cole, O.P. So the Pope neglects to talk about prayer, the sacraments as means of changing hearts and minds. Nor does the Pope write about heaven, hell and purgatory nor the spirit of Pela ... discuss

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is suggesting fellow presidential contender Jeb Bush is out of step with Republican principles. ... discuss

Nature, being the egalitarian that she is not, gives different types of breastmilk to babies based on their gender. Why college kids are avoiding the study of literature, and it’s not the reason ... discuss

Americans who still believe that civil liberty is, by definition, the relative absence of governmental restraint upon the freedom of speech, the relative absence of restraint upon religious practice, ... discuss

In light of the political marriage between establishment Republicans and President Obama while Tea Party conservatives and pro-union Democrats oppose passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, clearly ... discuss

detail, Childe Hassam, Flags on the WaldorfLiterally, as I'm typing on this Independence Day, a hard rain is falling in Washington, DC, as it has been every day -- with intermittent bursts of spectacu ... discuss

Last month the GOP suddenly awoke. As Michael Tomasky wrote in the March 19 issue of the New York Review of Books: As matters are shaping up so far, the sense of many people I speak to is that the el ... discuss

The Supreme Court’s abuse of its authority in the decision redefining marriage as an institution based on feelings rather than fact and sanctioning deviancy as a civil right was expected, but the ... discuss

The above principles and practices are not given as a “formula” for success, though the Lord has blessed these biblical commitments in our body and I can’t help but think he would do so in any c ... discuss

But this contemporary zero-sum culture of winners and losers stands in sharp contrast to earlier political discourse as it was informed by religiously derived notions of divine providence, sin, tragic ... discuss

Adams’s faith played a vital role in his long and distinguished life. It significantly affected his worldview, determined his moral standards, helped shape his character, and supplied many of his go ... discuss

I write to wish you a happy birthday! On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence and, thereby, the original thirteen colonies announced their determination to b ... discuss

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by a first-time sponsor: Founders Ministries. “Founders Ministries is a ministry of teaching and encouragement promoting both doctrine and d ... discuss

On the US only giving foreign aid if mothers stop having children in poor countries: "Instead of resolving the problems of the poor and thinking of how the world can be different, some can only propos ... discuss

This post gives an update on my wife LaRee and daughter's mission trip to Haiti. Haiti is the poorest country in the western hemisphere. Yesterday, temperatures reached 42 Celsius (about 104 degrees F ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: Greece will hold a referendum on Sunday to decide whether it will stay in the Eurozone or leave it. Staying in the Eurozone will require Greeks to accept very harsh austerity cutback ... discuss

By James Gottry, Esq. Marketing Director, Legal Services Over the weekend, Time posted an opinion editorial by Mark Oppenheimer, the New York Times’ religion writer that leaves no doubt as to the a ... discuss

For the few moments required to read that which follows, do something that pro-life individuals may find challenging: Do not think about the baby. Put on blinders, and consider only the safety of th ... discuss

This upcoming Sunday, I will be preaching from Mark 6 on the death of John the Baptist.  As we consider how his head ended up on a platter, it provides an important commentary on the recent events w ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Last month the GOP suddenly awoke.As Michael Tomasky wrote in the March 19 issue of the New York Review of Books:As matters are shaping up so far, the sense of man ... discuss

Star Parkerby Star Parker: More unsettling than the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges directing states to recognize same-sex marriage is the reasoning that went into the decision.I ... discuss

Photo: Shannon DeCelle in NY Post Marissa Poulson, Senior Web Writer In case you don’t remember the story of the farm owners fined for their faith, let me quickly refresh your memory on some key ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — Dr. George Delgado recently pioneered a treatment that has many around the nation talking. He discovered a novel, scientifically accurate, and medically proven way to reverse ... discuss

Celebrity Patronizing Has Gotten Out of Control   Hollywood is just such an incredible study in human behavior. Sure, most Americans enjoy the entertainment industry, brilliant acting, and a grea ... discuss

Bob McDowell, Contributing Author: Early this month we noted that 800 years ago that English nobility "persuaded" their King to sign the Magna Carta. When I was in school, we were taught that this ... discuss

First Things Again, incrementalism, as I have repeatedly defined, is incompatible with Scripture. It is not incompatible with Scripture because of Clinton Wilcox’s heterodox views on Scripture. It ... discuss

If a woman is seeking to have an abortion in the state of Missouri, it is required that she be given medical information on abortion, how the fetus can feel pain by 22 weeks and wait 72 hours before h ... discuss

  Pioneering doctor reveals the science behind abortion reversals – and the babies saved  Kristi Burton Brown  Dr. George Delgado r ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Jun 30, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA).- More than 10 years ago, Joseph Prever found himself scouring the internet for anything that might help him: he was gay, Catholic, and confused. Resources w ... discuss

faithful-flockstar: “Moral principles do not depend on a majority vote. Wrong is wrong, even if everybody is wrong. Right is right, even if nobody is right.” - Venerable Fulton J. Sheen, 1953 ... discuss

"All evidence now points to Hillary Clinton, with the approval of the White House, as being the source of the Internet video lie.” Sec. of State Hilary Testifys Before Congress onBenghazi. Says ... discuss

Sen.  Mike Lee: In the wake of Friday’s 5-4 decision by the Supreme Court in the marriage case, Obergefell v. Hodges, many of the millions of Americans who voted to define marriage as an excl ... discuss

The Supreme Court published their decision on Friday in the Obergfell v. Hodges case. It was a close vote, 5-4, with Justices Kennedy, Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan and Ginsburg coming down on the side o ... discuss

“Whether or not an insurance Exchange is established by the federal or state government, it receives taxpayer dollars, which should not be used to pay for abortions and life-ending drugs and dev ... discuss

Today, June 23, we honor St. Joseph Cafasso, an Italian priest who was a social reformer in Turin during the 19th century. He is the patron of prison chaplains, captives, and prisoners.He was born on ... discuss

Our immediate intuitions sometimes favor the pro-life position and sometimes oppose it. An ultrasound video of an unborn child sucking its thumb makes a case against abortion that reason hardly need s ... discuss

Why do we let five U.S. Supreme Court justices impose their personal values on over 300 million Americans — in cases these justices have no legitimate authority to decide? As usual in mid-June, ... discuss

by Dr. Ryan T Anderson, Heritage Foundation:: In April, members of the Supreme Court asked Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, the federal government’s top lawyer, if the administration could strip r ... discuss

Washington D.C., Jun 19, 2015 / 04:25 pm (CNA).- With the release of Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment this week came a wave of controversy over the Pope’s statements about clima ... discuss

CURE attends a prayer vigil at the US Capitolfor the victims of the mass shooting in Charleston.by Star Parker: In the tragedy of the shooting of nine worshipers in a black church in Charleston, we m ... discuss

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, during a speech today to a conservative conference, guaranteed that the Senate will vote on a House-passed pro-life bill that bans abortions from after 20-wee ... discuss

(In reply to the article found here...)After reading Scott Klusendorf's article, When Perfection Kills, I began to wonder how his arguments would look in a different, yet very familiar context. Here i ... discuss

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by Newt Gingrich: This Monday, June 15, is the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta (Great Charter).At Runnymede, about 20 miles outside London, the barons forced King John of Engla ... discuss

Book Details: • Editor: Chad O. Brand • Authors: Chad O. Brand, Tom Pratt Jr., Robert L. Reymond, Robert L. Saucy and Robert L. Thomas • Publisher: B & H Academic (2015) • Format: softcove ... discuss

The very first issue of Christianity Today is dated October 15, 1956. In his first editorial, Carl F. H. Henry set his course for the magazine: “Those who direct the editorial policy of Christia ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: “Climate Denier.”One of the environmental advocates who coined this term recently revealed to Jean Chemnick, a reporter for E&E, one of the Left’s most poten ... discuss

If you pay a creepy-looking, tattoo-covered, bushy-armpitted, ritual sex magick-performing New Age guru-ette up to $7,000.00 a year to educate your children at a place founded on pagan principles, nam ... discuss

Another great film from Dinesh D'Souza, America - Imagine a World Without Her - BOOM !The answer to that question is that the world would be much worse off than it is now without America, it's great w ... discuss

This comes via batr.org: (Originally Published on 5/26/01) Many accounts will praise the sacrifices and deeds of those who fought in the American wars. Some versions will emotionally express their tha ... discuss

It is an empirical fact – a metaphysical certitude.  Government overreaches. And the Barack Obama Administration has the longest, most overactive arms ever.  With many, many, MANY power-grabbi ... discuss

As Evangelical, Bible-believing, Christ Abiding members of the Body and Helpmate Bride of Christ, we completely supremely disagree with the following statement from apologist of incrementalism Clinton ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. All of Jane Austen’s novel center on the all-importance of marriage as one of the major decisions in a man or woman’s life. They portray happy, ideal marriages as the ... discuss

Alex SchadenbergBy Alex SchadenbergInternational Chair - Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionThe Scottish media have reported that the Care Not Killing Alliance presented a petition with 15,300 signatures ... discuss

This is a good thing here: Prof. Robert George’s group, American Principles in Action, has released an “immigration reform” plan calling for enforcement followed by amnesty and increased guestwo ... discuss

Remarks Delivered Friday, May 15,  2015: Mister Attorney General, Mr. Sears, and distinguished guests, it is a great honor to accept the Edwin Meese III Award for Originalism and Religious Liberty. T ... discuss

I was interested to read through a new little booklet written by Ian Hamilton, pastor of Cambridge Presbyterian Church in Cambridge, England. In this work he means to show that Calvinism is bo ... discuss

The God Complex, by OneWaleTwoLegs (Deviant Art) As all logical cognitive deduction are lost on the primordial liberal mind, the idea there are no such phenomena as societies wholly egalitarian is t ... discuss

The Novena begins on the day after the Solemnity of the Ascension, Friday of the 6th Week of Easter, even if the Solemnity of the Ascension is transferred to the 7th Sunday.ACT OF CONSECRATION TO THE ... discuss

By: Lloyd Marcus All of a sudden, it is pedal-to-the-metal, full-speed-ahead, no-holds-barred promotion of homosexuality everywhere you turn. It is as if someone said, okay, now is the time to launch ... discuss

Huckabee: "Today I signed a 'Pledge to the People' to defend our Constitution and founding principles."Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee today announced he h ... discuss

I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to attend a Mass in the Extraordinary Form recently.Generally, although one is offered in my diocese every weekend, the distance and timing, and my own S ... discuss

Despite the U.S. bishops’ policy banning Catholic honors to people who publicly oppose Catholic teaching, Georgetown University will honor two prominent advocates for legal abortion at its graduatio ... discuss

"Can we again become a nation "of laws, and not of men," where citizens are protected, and not manipulated, controlled and abused?" ~ Star ParkerGen. George Washington, Revolutionary War Prayerby Star ... discuss

The House of Representatives today approved a pro-life bill that bans abortions from after 20-weeks of pregnancy up to the day of birth. The vote for the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act broke ... discuss

Although Americans strongly support legislation that would ban late-term abortions and protect babies who are capable of feeling intense pain during an abortion, President Barack Obama would veto the ... discuss

The story of Adam and Eve directly challenges the current conviction that reason is an infallible mechanism for the advancement of civilization. But before we get to that, the first question to addres ... discuss

There is a lot to like about Jeff Goins’ new book The Art of Work, and there is a lot to commend in it. For those reasons I really wanted, and even tried, to love it. Unfortunately, though, ... discuss

Munich, Germany, May 12, 2015 / 08:18 pm (CNA).- Last week, the German bishops’ conference announced it is changing its labor laws such that contracting a civil marriage after divorce or enterin ... discuss

Illinois is currently debating a bill, SB 1564, amending the state Health Care Right of Conscience Act, which would roll back conscience protections in the state for Pregnancy Care Centers and other h ... discuss

By Joe Kral When St. Peter faced the Sanhedrin in Chapter 5 of Acts of the Apostles, he is questioned as to why he did not stop teaching in the name of Christ as he was ordered previously to do. Peter ... discuss

Former Gov. Lincoln Chafeeby Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Is Hillary Clinton supporting policies that are un-American? So says her potential rival for the Democratic nomination, former Rhode I ... discuss

More than two hundred years ago, the United States of America was founded as a Christian nation and as a haven of religious liberty by men whose ancestors had fled religious persecution in Europe. Tod ... discuss

Thomas Paine (1737-1808) In 1776, Thomas Paine wrote in his iconic Revolutionary War pamphlet The American Crisis the following: THESE are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and ... discuss

Thomas Jefferson, oft described affectionately nearby his home atop the mountain top in Charlottesville, Virginia as “The Sage of Monticello”, penned in his letter to Antoine Louis Claude Destutt ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: The British elections yesterday provided a healthy reminder about two principles of self-government: Elections matter and campaigns matter. We get so distracted looking at polls and ... discuss

Soup line during the Great Depression prior to Social Security. PREFACE: To Provide Opportunity for All and Compassion Through Altruism One of Tea Party presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s political ... discuss

Dr. Ron Paulby Ron Paul: We now live in a society where safety and security are to be sought at all costs. The sacrifice of liberty is not a concern for most Americans today. This is not something new ... discuss

One of Barack Obama’s notable quotes from a few years back was one stating that America had to leave the “failed policies of the past” and adopt forward thinking ideas that would bring real impr ... discuss

Republicans in the House of Representatives will hold a vote on the anniversary of the murder conviction of late-term abortionist Kermit Gosnell on a marquee bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pr ... discuss

Health-care experts call it D.C. insiderism at its worst.by Brendan Bordelon: The rumors began trickling in about a week before the scheduled vote on April 23: Republican leadership was quietly pushi ... discuss

Last week, RNC committeeman Steve Duprey apologized for “accidently” showing up at a Planned Parenthood fundraiser in New Hampshire. Planned Parenthood is the nation’s largest abortion business, ... discuss

Twelve Trans-Pacific Partnership Nations ‘Not Only An Enormously Lucrative Trading Bloc But A Vital Geostrategic Counterweight To China’SEC DEF ASH CARTER: ‘We Need Congress To Pass Bipartisan ... discuss

Click here to view the embedded video. “I think the greatest sin in the world is bringing children into the world — that have disease from their parents, that have no chance in the world to be a h ... discuss

Here is a sneak preview of the 2015 Life and Learning UFL Conference program to be held at St. Thomas Law School in Minneapolis May 29-30. For more information and to register for the Conference, go t ... discuss

Pushing “Social Justice” Medical Bigotry Send to KindleBy Wesley J. Smith ... discuss

 Feminist Media Hail Satanists for Deeming Abortion a ‘Religious Belief’ Send to KindleBy Katie Yoder The pro-abortion media crowd is ... discuss

New Funds Support Principles Set Forth by the Catholic Church OAKS, Pa., May 4, 2015 SEI (NASDAQ:SEIC) today announced the launch of two institutional funds created to align with the investment dire ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: A specter, to paraphrase the opening line of The Communist Manifesto, is haunting America. That specter is the economics profession itself.Economics has become imm ... discuss

New Funds Support Principles Set Forth by the Catholic Church OAKS, Pa., May 4, 2015 SEI (NASDAQ:SEIC) today announced the launch of two institutional funds created to align with the investment dire ... discuss

April 25 Debate—“Pro-Life Incrementalism versus Abolitionist Immediatism”Gregg Cunningham argued for the former; T. Russell Hunter argued for the latter. The debate took place in Tulsa, in front ... discuss

Businesswoman Carly Fiorina made it official today — telling the nation she is seeking the Republican nomination for president. Fiorina announced her bid on ABC News’ “Good Morning A ... discuss

Cardinal Nichols meets homosexual group QUEST, March 2015The Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Cardinal Nichols, is scheduled to celebrate Mass for “LGBT Catholics Westminster” at the Church of t ... discuss

“The writers against religion, whilst they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set up any of their own.” — Edmund Burke (1729-97), A Vindication of Natural Society: or, a View of th ... discuss

The evening of May 1, 2015 was the occasion of the Houston Area Pastors Council annual benefit dinner. It was an interesting night focusing heavily on the court battle over a so called ‘equal rights ... discuss

by Dr. Ryan Anderson: Is the Obama administration about to wage war on religious schools?One of the more startling portions of ... discuss

Not more than 24 hours ago ISIS released a shocking new photo that is of an entirely different nature than any previously released. ISIS has largely waged its war on the West with an eerie online pres ... discuss

Dick MorrisImg by Bill Smith, Editorby Dick Morris: A false choice dominates current Republican thinking: You have to move to the center to get independents, even though it offends your base and you ... discuss

“It is … it is going to be an issue.” With those words, spoken yesterday before the Supreme Court of the Unites States, the Solicitor General of the United States announced that reli ... discuss

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear oral arguments in the case known as Obergefell v. Hodges. The decision in this case will eventually determine the legal definition of marriage i ... discuss

by Caroline B. Glick: In testimony last week before the House committee in charge of State Department funding, US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power acknowledged that the Obama administration inten ... discuss

This is a guest post by David Martin:Of the many blunders of recent Vatican history, one that stands out is the Vatican's February 25th decision to open up the process for the beatification of Latin A ... discuss

Thus, for the American Conservative, there is no difficulty in identifying the day's overriding political challenge: it is to preserve and extend freedom.  As he surveys the various attitudes and ... discuss

Okay, if we’re all done laughing about #SalonChristianitySecrets ….The problem with clickbait headlines is that, all too often, they don’t entice you to read the story. Rather, they become the s ... discuss

As of this writing, it appears that the Indiana state government is taking steps to undermine its own Religious Freedom Restoration Act. According to the Associated Press, Gov. Mike Pence has called f ... discuss

So I stumbled across the Oatmeal’s smear of Catholicism, and of religion in general. One would think I would learn my lesson about stumbling (particularly into 2-year-old oatmeal). True to form, oat ... discuss

Human nature being what it is, government always tends toward authoritarianism (or worse), regardless of the nobility or ignobility of a government's founders.  If the citizens were always in per ... discuss

Welcome! American Life Leagues Culture of Life Studies Program for grades K-12 offers teachers and parents a way to interact with students and help them understand and apply pro-life principles in al ... discuss

Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz takes news of the latest poll stoically, as he learns that he’s lagging the ideal imaginary Republican candidate by 37 points. (2015-03-23) – – Sen. Ted ... discuss

Moments after exit polling showed Benjamin ‘Bibi’ Netanyahu’s Likud party victorious in Israel’s election yesterday, President Obama sent this tweet. (2015-03-18) — Few p ... discuss

Kennewick, WA (March 10, 2015) -- A grassroots campaign to turn a vacant building near a flourishing Planned Parenthood abortion clinic into a crisis pregnancy center has just days left to raise the ... discuss

It is precisely the fact that Scott Walker has a good head on his shoulders and is not an elitist that is one of his greatest selling points, and probably our greatest hope of saving the country. ... discuss

Words cannot express the depth of disappointment and disgust I feel toward the most recent sellout by the GOP leadership to the Republican elites and Chamber of Commerce types and the perverse "p ... discuss

Dr. Ron Paulby Ron Paul, M.D.: If I were still a practicing ob-gyn and one of my patients said she was not going to vaccinate her child, I might try to persuade her to change her mind. But, if I were ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Rand Paul recently sat with me to share some of his views. The insights on his worldview left me persuaded that he deserves to be considered the most important pub ... discuss

The Supreme Court Ruling striking down Canada's laws against assisted suicide is an extreme example of judicial overreach. Major social change like this should always come from elected repre ... discuss

“Awesome!” Phenomenal!” “I loved it!” These are just some of the comments that sum up the reaction of the dozens of teens and adults who at our TeenSpeak 2015 conference on January 31 in Ro ... discuss

13 May 2014, Leslie Fain After Alexandra G. was raped at age 13, her mother opted not to take her to a doctor or a counselor, but to an abortion clinic. “She was a child of the ’60s, vehement ... discuss

By Michael JohnsThe largest and most impactful political movement, at least since the civil rights movement and perhaps in all of American history, originated in the minds and efforts of les ... discuss

By Michael JohnsThe largest and most impactful political movement, at least since the civil rights movement and perhaps in all of American history, originated in the minds and efforts of les ... discuss

By Michael JohnsThe largest and most impactful political movement, at least since the civil rights movement and perhaps in all of American history, originated in the minds and efforts of les ... discuss

During WWII, Raoul Wallenberg saved many thousands of Hungarian Jews from falling into the hands of Nazis.  He did this by using his position as a Swedish diplomat to establish safe houses in Bud ... discuss

-The Cadence Group sent me a free copy of America's Suicide, if I would review it on my blog.-I confess that I generally do not read books when I suspect I will disagree with the premise.  I deci ... discuss

America:  The National Catholic Review, January 19-26, 2015 Issue, by Serrin M. Foster Recovering the pro-life roots of the women’s movementON THE MOVE. A suffrage parade, New York City, M ... discuss

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