Tag Archives: Religion

“RELIGION is Vital to Democracy” says the Marxist!

Did you hear the one about the Marxist who praised religion? Sometimes truth issues from a most unlikely source. Melchizedek, king of Salem, appears as if from nowhere to bless Abraham, patriarch of God’s covenant people (Genesis 14). Balaam, who … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit in Space and Time, Part 5 of 5

Our friend, Rick Pearcey, has written a splendid and fresh reflection about Christmas which we believe you will find engaging and stretching.  We are happy to post it here, in five installments, from its original publication at the Pearcey Report. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit in Space and Time, Part 4 of 5

Our friend, Rick Pearcey, has written a splendid and fresh reflection about Christmas which we believe you will find engaging and stretching.  We are happy to post it here, in five installments, from its original publication at the Pearcey Report. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit in Space and Time, Part 3 of 5

Our friend, Rick Pearcey, has written a splendid and fresh reflection about Christmas which we believe you will find engaging and stretching.  We are happy to post it here, in five installments, from its original publication at the Pearcey Report. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit in Space and Time, Part 2 of 5

Our friend, Rick Pearcey, has written a splendid and fresh reflection about Christmas which we believe you will find engaging and stretching.  We are happy to post it here, in five installments, from its original publication at the Pearcey Report. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Spirit in Space and Time, Part 1 of 5

Our friend, Rick Pearcey, has written a splendid and fresh reflection about Christmas which we believe you will find engaging and stretching.  We are happy to post it here, in five installments, from its original publication at the Pearcey Report. … Continue reading

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Bomb Me, I’ll Burn Your Book?

Although the pause button has been pushed for now at least, the controversy around Florida pastor Terry Jones and his (former?) plan to burn the Koran warrants a DNA reflection. How should Christians respond to worshippers of Allah? Jesus said, … Continue reading

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Why blog about Jihadists?

Our recent posts about the Ground Zero mosque have generated several helpful comments. One reader has wondered why we seem to lump all Muslims into the Jihadist camp. That’s a fair question, and worthy of a public response. The short … Continue reading

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More on the Mosque

Two quick pointers about the New York mosque discussion. First, Sarah Cunningham has very well reasoned response here. I encourage our readers to check it out. She makes several excellent points, including this one: let’s give some time for the facts … Continue reading

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The Playing Field at Ground Zero

Last month we published “Yea or Nay on the Ground Zero Mosque”. Thanks to each reader and each commenter. On August 3, the Landmarks Preservation Commission of New York City gave mosque planners a green light. Opponents are promising a … Continue reading

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