Tuesday, 21st October 2014

The Dogmatic Divide Between Modern Evangelical Christianity And The Founding Fathers

Posted on 11. Dec, 2011 by in Analysis, Current Events

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In a recent attack ad, presidential hopeful Rick Perry used the following voiceover: As president, I’ll end Obama’s war on religion. And I’ll fight against liberal attacks on our religious heritage. Faith made America strong. It can make her strong again. The politics of the Obama attack aside, one must wonder if Rick Perry’s historical [...]

Ali Khamenei And The Hidden Imam

Posted on 20. Nov, 2011 by in Current Events, History

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In the winding down of the United States’ wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, attention has yet again drifted to our older, and most likely more powerful, enemy in the Muslim world: Iran. As the nation of Iran appears to be taking more and more aggressive, and seemingly insane, actions to provoke the often militarily superior [...]

Mormonism And Mainstream Christian Belief

Posted on 18. Oct, 2011 by in Analysis, History

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In the vast community of Christian churches and ministries, a tremendous range of beliefs and doctrines somehow manage to co-exist. Perhaps one of the strangest variants is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. In recent years the LDS Church has widely expanded its proselytizing initiative, sending scores of missionaries around the world [...]

The Grand Old Problem For The GOP

Posted on 01. Sep, 2011 by in Analysis, Current Events

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In an increasingly anxious political environment, largely brought on by the spectacular failure of the much promised “Change We Can Believe In” agenda, the Republican leadership has fallen into an old trap. It appears that in their rush to make a huge media splash and gain national attention, they have yet again allowed the Grand [...]

The Templeton Prize Celebrates The Inherent Compatibility Of Science And Religion

Posted on 09. Apr, 2010 by in Current Events

The John Templeton Foundation decided this year to award their prestigious Templeton Prize to Dr. Francisco José Ayala, a champion of both religion and science. The annual prize has, since its establishment in 1972, sought to award individuals who have, “made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical [...]