Can we separate morality, religious principle?

by Ben Kinchlow -- Not too long ago, an extremely well-educated, intelligent individual asserted in a discussion on morality and ethics that morality is completely separate from religious principle. I found this more…

Sail on, Dude

by Ben Kinchlow -- Do any of the following sound familiar: Elections in Russia, Syrian riots, the struggling euro (Greece, Spain, Italy), Iran's "peaceful" nuclear ambitions, North Korea, Afghanistan, U.S. presidential elections, more…

Resolution kept

by Ben Kinchlow -- Every year I recall with warmth the exciting days as the co-host of "The 700 Club" with Pat Robertson. Every January, as we began a new season of more…

Choose ye

by Ben Kinchlow -- Of all things in existence, only human beings are endowed with free will – the capacity to choose what they will or will not believe and/or accept. We more…

Happy Birthday, Jesus!

by Ben Kinchlow -- Well, it's that time again, but this is nothing new. For centuries, perhaps as early as 1565, children, especially those in countries blessed with the benefits of Judeo-Christian more…

In need of Christmas cheer?

by Ben Kinchlow -- Drat! Those outdoor lights were working when I took them down last Christmas! What?! The price of trees has gone up again this year? What am I going more…

U.N.: A farce for peace

by Ben Kinchlow -- "Farce" – A comic dramatic work using buffoonery and horseplay and typically including crude characterization and ludicrously improbable situations; an absurd event. Few things more eloquently illustrate how more…

Israel, a paradox?

by Ben Kinchlow -- May 13, 1948: A dream, a hope, people without a country May 14, 1948: Independence: "A nation is born in a day" May 16, 1948: War: Israel is more…

It's your fault

by Ben Kinchlow -- It's your fault! Yes, yours! Don't look around, look in the mirror. It's your fault, you hard-working nine-to-fivers, small business owners, corporate staffs, factory owners and workers. You are more…

When We the People were the boss

by Ben Kinchlow -- The election is over. The president and members of Congress have been chosen. Now what? Traditionally, the post-election period has been a time when we the bosses sit more…