There's a reason soldiers believe in God

by Bill Federer -- After having the Declaration of Independence read to his troops, General George Washington issued the order, July 9, 1776: "Commanding officers of each regiment are directed to procure more…

1st-century synagogue discovered in Galilee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_3601674" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Japanese delegation to Tel Reches, published in YNet News)[/caption] It seems everywhere you dig in Israel, archaeologists seem to find ancient synagogues. That more…

School does laundry for kids who miss class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXBUSINESS) — For most people, having access to clean clothes is something that they don’t think twice about. But for many youngsters across America, wearing clean clothes is more…

The reason God will bless or curse this nation

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2324325" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Charles Finney[/caption] Sir William Blackstone's "Commentaries on the Laws of England," published 1765-1769 by Oxford's Clarendon Press, had an immense influence on America's founders, more…

German bishops say Martin Luther treated unfairly

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2576135" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Martin Luther[/caption] In a shock to Roman Catholic traditionalists, the church bishops of Germany are praising Martin Luther, calling him a "Gospel witness and more…

51 families declare war on Obama's bathroom rules

by Leo Hohmann -- President Obama's school-bathroom policy is under fire in an Illinois case that has 51 families seeking injunctive relief from having their daughters forced to share locker rooms and more…

Speed limit raised on highway to genetic engineering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_3593844" align="aligncenter" width="600"] An artistic depiction of a chimera.[/caption] There are a couple of dictionary definitions of the word "chimera." One dates back to Greek mythology – more…

The worldwide legacy of Napoleon Bonaparte

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3246424" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Napoleon, defeated[/caption] After the French Revolution, a slave revolt resulted in France's loss of Haiti (Saint-Domingue), one of the world's main producers of sugar. more…