Bonhoeffer's Message To America Now

It is unlikely that the majority of Americans are familiar with the name Dietrich Bonhoeffer. I had forgotten the account of Mr. Bonhoeffer until a valued listener of our nightly

Evangelical Landslide for Romney?

Evangelical Landslide for Romney?

A ReAL Book Review by Gerard Reed

To St. Augustine: “Prudence is love choosing wisely between the things that help and those that hinder” (De Morib. Eccl. xv). Contrary to the Beatles’ message, love is not all

Freeing America’s Pulpits From Government Censorship

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Why Presidential Candidates’ Faith Matters

Why Presidential Candidates' Faith Matters


Stanley Hauerwas's boldly challenges a leading Christian voice of Just War understandings. Stanley Hauerwas of Duke University, America's most influential Christian pacifist, has a new article respectfully critiquing famed Christian

The Left’s War on Non-PC Science

Chris Moody’s book “The Republican War on Science” took President George W. Bush to task for suppressing scientific efforts that did not match up with his political and religious agenda.

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Archbishop Chaput - Why JFK Was Mistaken About Church & State

In an address to the Houston Baptist University, Denver Archbishop Charles J. Chaput spoke directly to President Kennedy's allegedly passionate appeal for tolerance...

"Early in his remarks, Kennedy said: I believe in an America where the separation of Church and state is absolute. Given the distrust historically shown to Catholics in this country, his words were shrewdly chosen. The trouble is, the Constitution doesn't say that. The Founders and Framers didnt believe that. And the history of the United States contradicts that."

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