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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 5:00am

Why, from a biblical worldview, the arrest of a suspect in the ‘Golden State Killer’ case is deeply satisfying

From family values to felonies: How Bill Cosby helps us understand the entertainment culture as detached from real life

As a new season begins, Handmaid’s Tale reaches the limits of its dystopian appeal

Should we be surprised when a society that condemns the corruption of sexuality then turns around and demands the corruption of sexuality?

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Thursday, Apr. 26, 2018

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 5:00am

The tragic story of Alfie Evans: What’s at stake when parental rights are not recognized as natural rights

Pew study reveals deep theological confusion that marks American people

Progressive mayors in New Jersey take aim at gender-specific public bathrooms as ‘next step’ in sexual revolution

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Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2018

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 5:00am

A monkey’s day in court: What happens when a secular society loses the ability to ground human dignity in anything objective

Wonder turns into confusion: The inevitable outcome of taking an evolutionary understanding of humanity

Why the biblical worldview makes a radical distinction between that which is beautiful and that which is merely pretty

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Tuesday, Apr. 24, 2018

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 5:00am

How morality, not just economics, factors in to Amazon’s search for HQ2

Massachusetts schools adopt new curriculum aimed at normalizing LGBTQ lifestyle

What worldview will be taught as ‘teachable moments’ arise in public schools?

Schools become the new battleground for the sexual revolution as the number of transgender teachers increases

Regular church attendance remains one of the best indicators of how one will vote, view question of same-sex marriage

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Monday, Apr. 23, 2018

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 5:00am

Transfer of power in Cuba proves that some of the worst and deadliest ideas seem to persist the longest

As socialism resurges in the United States, many who identify as socialists don’t really know what socialism is

Why religious organizations’ right to hire people devoted to their religious beliefs is vital to religious liberty

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Friday, Apr. 20, 2018

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 5:00am

California set to enact legislation barring sale of any books expressing orthodox Christian beliefs on sexuality

Christians no longer welcome? What’s really behind the line of questioning in a Senate committee hearing

Army chaplain under fire after refusing to facilitate a marriage retreat for same-sex couples

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Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 5:00am

The indispensable role First Ladies have played in American history

Former First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92: Remembering her life and legacy

How the cultural establishment maintains their cultural standing in the midst of a sexual revolution

The convoluted question of character in politics: Does James Comey really demonstrate a 'higher loyalty'?

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 5:00am

Theological language shows up in European politics as Macron warns of ‘Civil War’

Why true community can’t exist without shared truth or morality

British Prime Minister urges other nations to substitute their old colonialism for a new secular colonialism

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Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 5:00am

Cultural shift on marijuana tracks along the same lines as shift on same-sex marriage

Former Speaker John Boehner ‘evolves’ on marijuana, joins board of cannabis company

Liberal New York Governor Andrew Cuomo challenged from the left by pro-marijuana, lesbian actress

Why the black market for marijuana grows where marijuana is legalized

Morality, money, and celebrity: The anatomy of a corporate shakedown over same-sex marriage in Bermuda

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Monday, Apr. 16, 2018

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 5:00am

Why it's easier to claim victory over evil than it is to deliver on that victory

The frailty of the U.N. Security Council at the point it is most crucially needed

What the retirement of Paul Ryan tells us about the current state of American politics

An evangelical infiltration of New York? Secular paranoia in overdrive as Chick-Fil-A opens new Manhattan location

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Friday, Apr. 13, 2018

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 5:00am

Looking at the real legacy of Cecile Richards as influential media outlets celebrate her tenure leading Planned Parenthood

Why it’s essential to understand the categorical distinction between humans and animals

Glory bearers vs. image bearers: Showing proper concern for animals without worshipping them

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Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2018

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 5:00am

As Zuckerberg goes to Capitol Hill, Facebook faces fallout from misuse of user data

Could government regulation of social media lead to a crackdown on religious speech?

Will outrage over data leaks lead to a change in users’ behavior? So far, the answer is “no”

Facebook’s imperative above all other imperatives: Simply connect

Washington DC vs. San Francisco: America’s new intellectual centers collide

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Friday, Apr. 6, 2018

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:00am

A tension that will not last: LGBT policies lead to a theological identity crisis at some Christian colleges

Is there a theological dimension to Catholic colleges’ success on the basketball court?

Evolution can’t explain babies’ unique ability to learn

A higher form of nonsense: Why grandparents are not the gift of evolution, but the gift of God’s perfect plan

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Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 5:00am

Did the Pope deny the existence of hell? Why much modern theology targets hell for disappearance.

The crisis of Catholic doctrine under Pope Francis and the lessons for evangelicals.

The collision of biblical Christianity and the spirit of the modern age over the doctrine of hell

Vatican attempts to bolster Pope’s conservative credibility by doctoring photo of letter from Benedict

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Wednesday, Apr. 4, 2018

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 5:00am

50 years ago today, history turned on a mere moment as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, TN

Theology and the racial crisis, then and now

Why it’s significant that the BBC religion editor recognizes there is more to Easter than chocolate

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Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 5:13am

A love story that ends in suicide: New rituals around dying raise huge moral questions about the sanctity and dignity of human life

How a reordering of the theological landscape has led to a redefinition of life and death

Abuse of junk science leads California judge to order cancer warnings on coffee: What this reveals about Americans’ chemophobia

Stephen Reinhardt, the liberal lion of California, dies at 87, but there are many cubs following close behind

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Monday, Apr. 2, 2018

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 5:30am