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    Reporters, In Particular, Should Read This

    Ross Douthat interviewed himself on religious liberty. Note that he writes at the New York Times and no reporter there bothered to interview him on these issues. They should have.

    Build Not Walls, But Communities

    The events of last week were the subject of much conversation in churches yesterday. The rapid shift in society not just away from the church, but the growing hostility to the church and often with voices claiming to be of the church, leave many Christians disoriented. Christians who believe in the doctrine of vocation — that their work is a mission field — suddenly find | Read More »

    Spare Us Your Outrage

    Rolling Stone has finally admitted its rape story about the University of Virginia was made up. They are doing precisely nothing about it. The journalistic community of America is outraged. Spare us please. The same circle of jerks outraged by Rolling Stone were perfectly fine pushing a false story that RFRA laws legalize discrimination. The same circle of jerks outraged by Rolling Stone were perfectly | Read More »

    Happy Easter

    Happy Easter

    But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. While they were perplexed about this, behold, two men stood by them in dazzling apparel. And as they | Read More »

    The Good Friday Show

    The Good Friday Show

    Here it is, in its entirety.

    The Good Friday Show Starts NOW

    Every year I do a special show on Good Friday. Tonight’s starts now. Listen live here and consider this an open thread.

    Good Friday

    Good Friday

    And they crucified him, and parted his garments, casting lots: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, They parted my garments among them, and upon my vesture did they cast lots.  And sitting down they watched him there;  And set up over his head his accusation written, THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS. Now from the sixth hour there | Read More »

    The Weekend That Changed the World

    The Weekend That Changed the World

    Approximately 1,982 years ago, a man died. In fact, many men died that day. We know for sure of three men. Two were tied to crosses and crucified. One was nailed to the cross. Had that been the end of it, it would have just been like so many other Roman crucifixions. But, unbeknownst to most anyone at the time, the first Easter weekend would | Read More »

    Grant Starrett for Congress

    My good friend Grant Starrett is getting into the race for Congress in Tennessee against Congressman , and I strongly endorse him for the seat.  I first met Grant when he was in law school working for Senator Jim DeMint, and I’ve subsequently gotten to know him at various conservative conferences and also in Atlanta and Nashville. Here’s what I know: Grant is a man | Read More »

    Attack of the “Fact Checkers”: Liberals Are Unhappy With My Tweet.

    Seriously. Sometimes a tweet is just a tweet. Hi there, I’m a reporter with PunditFact. I want to let Erick know about a fact-check I’m working on about his RedState piece that starts: “Tim Cook and the left are happy to do business in countries that stone to death or otherwise jail gay people, but will not do business with Indiana.” (There was a parenthetical | Read More »

    Mike Pence, Stand Strong

    Mike Pence, Stand Strong

    A remarkable thing is occurring in Indiana. Having passed a Religious Freedom Restoration Act that merely puts the “free exercise” clause on the same legal footing as the “free speech” clause, Indiana Republicans are now rushing to add protected classes of citizens who we are seeing this week do not need the state’s protection, but will use that protection to harass and bully others. Not | Read More »

    Get 110% of your Membership Cost Back from Angie’s List

    Since Angie’s List does not want your business, you should cancel your membership like I did. After I cancelled, I found out that Angie’s List has a membership Bill of Rights. You can get back 110% of what you paid if you are dissatisfied with your membership. Considering Angie’s List’s CEO does not want Christians’ business and has contempt for people of faith, I’d suggest | Read More »

    Having Killed RFRA, Georgia Republicans Are Now Launching a Direct Assault on Churches

    First Georgia Republicans cut a deal with Democrats. They would kill Georgia’s RFRA legislation in exchange for Democrats supporting roughly a billion dollar tax increase. Not content to deprive Christians of religious protection, Georgia Republicans have decided to go after churches and other non-profits directly. They’re going to do it via “definitions” in a new piece of legislation. It is extremely common in churches around | Read More »

    Three Hundred Republicans Who Need to Be On The Record ASAP

    Three Hundred Republicans asked the United States Supreme Court to impose gay marriage on the United States. They filed a brief in the Court asking for that to happen. The list reads like a who’s who of political consultants and pundits. Many of them are dear friends of mine. All of them essentially want the Supreme Court take take an issue off the political playing | Read More »

    When Death Threats Become “Market Forces”

    Alyssa Marino of ABC 57 in South Bend, IN, went into Memories Pizza, a Christian owned business twenty miles from South Bend. The pizza restaurant owner defended the state’s RFRA law. Though the owner made clear that they would gladly serve gay customers, Alyssa Marino and ABC 57 decided to play up the fact that Memories Pizza’s owners said they’d never serve pizza for a | Read More »