'Communists have to eliminate God from the system'

by Bill Federer -- World War II in Europe ended on VE Day (Victory-in-Europe), May 7, 1945. National Socialist Workers Party emissaries unconditionally surrendered to the Supreme Allied Commander General Dwight Eisenhower more…

When business mixed with religion

by Bill Federer -- When Spain and Portugal forced Sephardic Jews to flee, some went to the Netherlands, which was Europe's center of religious toleration. Jews migrated to Holland's largest city of more…

A man appreciated for 'goodness, purity of soul'

by Bill Federer -- The Star-Spangled Banner was written while the British bombed Fort McHenry, named after Secretary of War James McHenry. Dr. James McHenry served as a surgeon during the Revolutionary more…

Six words that stopped Roman gladiator battles

by Bill Federer -- There were ten major persecutions of Christians in the first three centuries, and Emperor Diocletian's was the worst. When Diocletian had lost battles in Persia, his generals told more…