Memorial Day, Reagan style: Remember the fallen

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_363583" align="alignright" width="300"] Ronald Reagan[/caption] Memorial Day is about honoring the hundreds of thousands of Americans who died in the service of their country – and for former more…

Pope making trouble for GOP Catholics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Catholic Republicans are developing a pope problem. Earlier this month, Francis recognized Palestinian statehood. This summer, he’s going to issue an encyclical condemning environmental degradation. And more…

'There can be no peace with the forces of evil'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2040695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tomb of the Unknown Soldier[/caption] Southern women scattered spring flowers on graves of both northern Union and southern Confederate soldiers of the Civil War more…

Persecuted U.S. bakers urge Brit counterparts to fight

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1943845" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Aaron and Melissa Klein face a $135,000 fine for refusing to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.[/caption] The co-owner of an Oregon bakery more…

Leading Islamic voice calls for reconquering Jerusalem

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1880365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Turkish President Erdogan makes eerie presence at party convention 2014[/caption] Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on his countrymen to refocus on the more…

What is the true test of civilization?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2040495" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ralph Waldo Emerson[/caption] William Lloyd Garrison published the Boston anti-slavery paper "Liberator" and founded the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1833. Suffering hundreds of death more…

Christian witness to Muslims surges after ISIS executions

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1705455" align="aligncenter" width="596"] 21 Coptic Christians were beheaded by ISIS terrorists in February, putting Christian persecution, which has been going on for decades in the Middle East, more…