Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Boy Scouts face bankruptcy: What does this tell us about an institution that once represented the mainstream of American culture?Wall Street Journal (Katy Stech Ferek) — Boy Scouts of America … [Read more...]

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

Why a compromise on gender identity, however well-intended, is a disaster for religious libertyWorld News Group (J.C. Derrick) — Boards back SOGI compromiseNew York Times (Laurie Goodstein) … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

What happens in Europe doesn’t stay in Europe: Why Americans need to pay close attention to political unrest across the AtlanticThe progressive, cosmopolitan future Macron envisioned for France is … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018

Even after achieving a conservative majority, Supreme Court declines to take Planned Parenthood cases. What does this mean for the future?New York Times (Adam Liptak) — Supreme Court Won’t Hear … [Read more...]

Monday, Dec. 10, 2018

Scouts go to court: Gender confusion spills over as both Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts compete for girlsWashington Post (Samantha Schmidt) — Scouts’ recruitment war raises questions about what it … [Read more...]

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018

How the loss of moral authority leads to the loss of theological authorityNew York Times (Ed O’Loughlin) — Irish Lawmakers Vote to Allow Abortion, Part of Landmark Liberal ShiftAn insidious … [Read more...]

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

President Bush becomes ‘our brother George’: Biblical truths behind the state funeral for George H.W. BushThe end of a religious dynasty: Are the Bushes the last establishment Protestant family in … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018

Burial and the Christian worldview: What does Scripture tell us about rituals that take place after someone dies?State funerals: What are they, where did they come from, and why do we recognize … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018

Thomas Altizer, theologian associated with 'God is dead' theology, diesNew York Times (Katharine Q. Seelye) — Thomas Altizer, 91, Proponent of ‘God Is Dead’ Theology, DiesWhat Einstein’s ‘God … [Read more...]

Monday, Dec. 3, 2018

A portrait of the American past: When a boy could be raised to be presidentThe call of duty and the Greatest Generation: The teenage Naval aviator who became presidentPresident George H.W. Bush and … [Read more...]

Friday, Nov. 30, 2018

Why celebrity influence is not easily transferred to political candidatesUSA Today (Maria Puente,Dave Paulson and Adam Tamburin) — Oprah, Beyonce and Taylor: They 'lost' in midterms, so what … [Read more...]

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018

Why the election of the next Speaker matters far beyond the House of RepresentativesNew York Times (Julie Hirschfeld Davis) — Democrats Nominate Pelosi to Be Speaker but With Significant … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018

How a public debate between the President and the Chief Justice may reshape the American political landscapeNew York Times (Adam Liptak) — Chief Justice Defends Judicial Independence After … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018

As scientist claims first babies have been born using gene-editing technology CRISPR, the ethical implications are massiveThe Atlantic (Ed Yong) — A Reckless and Needless Use of Gene-Editing on … [Read more...]

Monday, Nov. 26, 2018

The morality of global missions: How should those in the developed world look at hunter-gatherer tribes? New York Times (Jeffrey Gettleman, Hari Kumar and Kai Schultz) — Isolated Tribe Kills … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

Why thanksgiving, rightly understood, is a deeply theological actAn apologetics of thanksgiving: Examining the intellectual and moral problem of giving thanks for those who don’t believe in GodThe … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018

Why democracy requires electoral integrity and a basic level of trust between the voters and the governmentNew York Times (Glenn Thrush and Jeremy W. Peters) — Charges of Vote Stealing in … [Read more...]

Monday, Nov. 19, 2018

In victory for religious liberty, Trump administration grants relief from contraceptive mandate for religious organizationsWall Street Journal (Editors) — An Unnecessary Culture WarJournalism … [Read more...]