Proof prayer never meant to be excluded from government

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] Chief Justice Warren Earl Burger wrote in Marsh v. Chambers (1982): "It can hardly be thought that in the more…

Famous historian identifies 'Vampire State'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4617621" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Arnold Joseph Toynbee[/caption] Historian Arnold Joseph Toynbee died Oct. 2, 1975. He provided foreign intelligence for the British during World Wars I and II, more…

How 1 man mixed religion and war

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2477575" align="alignright" width="309"] John Peter Muhlenberg, the 'fighting parson of the American Revolution'[/caption] "For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven," more…

Texas high-school cheerleaders kneel during anthem

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Austin American-Statesman) The pre-game protests that swirled through the NFL this past weekend also surfaced at a pair of high school football games on Friday night. Before kickoff more…

The man who 'cast a spell' with the Bible

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2474295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Whitefield preaching[/caption] Beginning in 1740, George Whitefield preached seven times in America, to crowds sometimes over 25,000. He spread the Great Awakening Revival, more…

Court: Cheerleaders can put 'Christ' on football game banners

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2892354" align="aligncenter" width="611"] Bible verse banner (Image courtesy Liberty Institute)[/caption] A state appeals court has ruled that cheerleaders in a northeast Texas school district have the right to put Bible more…