Religious makeup of the new Congress overwhelmingly Christian

Religious makeup of the new Congress overwhelmingly Christian

Nearly 91 percent of members of the 115th Congress convening Tuesday (Jan. 3) describe themselves as Christian, according to a new analysis by Pew Research Center. The United States Congress is about as Christian today as it was in the early 1960s, according to a new analysis by Pew Research Center. Nearly 91 percent of members of […]

In Wake of Trump, Democrats Suddenly Discover Freedom of Association

In Wake of Trump, Democrats Suddenly Discover Freedom of Association

Suddenly, it seems, the left has discovered freedom of association. After years of telling religious people that they had a moral and legal obligation to throw out their religion and serve same-sex weddings, provide contraception, and fund abortion, the left now realizes that the ability to pick and choose those to whom you give your […]

How The Election Was Won and Why It Matters

How The Election Was Won and Why It Matters

  A lot of people want to take credit for the Trump revolution, or to ascribe credit when it’s not deserved. While I have no personal axe to hack against Jared Kushner, President-elect Donald Trump’s son-in-law, that November 22, 2016 Forbes Magazine “Exclusive Interview: How Jared Kushner Won Trump The White House” was more startling […]

MA Pastors Challenge State Anti-Discrimination Law

MA Pastors Challenge State Anti-Discrimination Law

BOSTON — Four Massachusetts pastors and their churches are suing the state over a new anti-discrimination law that threatens to control how they express their beliefs around gender and sexuality and how they operate their bathrooms. “It could affect me as a pastor, what I teach and how we operate our church. This is new […]

The Supreme Court: Where Do We Go from Here?

The Supreme Court: Where Do We Go from Here?

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both campaigned on the issue of the future of the Supreme Court. The reason is scarcely a mystery. They knew—and more to the point they knew that the American people knew—that the next president would likely shape the Court for a generation or more. And they knew that their core […]

Trump’s Cabinet: A Motley Collection of Believers

Trump’s Cabinet: A Motley Collection of Believers

Abraham Lincoln had his “Team of Rivals”. John F. Kennedy had his “Wise Men”. While history hasn’t yet given a nickname for President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet and his executive team, it’s starting to look like he’s surrounding himself with men and women of faith. Here are some of his selections, as of November 30th: Vice […]

God, Churchill, and Christian Civilization

God, Churchill, and Christian Civilization

The United States — and the whole West — stands at a critical point. Will Western Civilization continue to enjoy the fruit of the worldview arising from Judeo-Christian belief, or will it go from twilight to darkness in our lifetimes? Winston Churchill’s birthday, November 30, 1874, should inspire reflection on what many consider the twentieth […]