Secularism

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The Briefing 03-14-14

Not Science Fiction: Malaysian airliner may have flown 4-5 hrs after losing contact; Vast generational shift toward secularization; Crucial vote in passing Obamacare now feels…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 02-25-14

Fed Reserve failure to see financial meltdown picture of human nature in the face of crisis; Citizens looking to government like children to parents: “omnipotent…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 01-07-14

Same Sex Marriage in 2013: A Review; Little Sisters of the Poor win temporary stay on contraception mandate; Church of England removes the devil from…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 12-18-13

Mass evacuation of Christians from Middle East: “Christians are finished here”; British Supreme Court says belief in God not necessary to qualify as a religion;…Read this essay →

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Their Abortions—What Do These Abortion Testimonies Really Reveal?

A signal event in America's long trial over the tragedy of abortion occurred this week with the publication of a cover story in New York...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 11-08-13

Pray for Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan one of most dangerous and powerful in human history; Blockbuster and Twitter reflect transience of technology – and of culture;…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 10-22-13

Constitutional Crisis: judges legalizing same-sex marriage with no provisions for religious organizations; If you can’t beat em, join em: Secular alternative to being Jewish is…Read this essay →

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A Clear and Present Danger: Religious Liberty, Marriage, and the Family in the Late Modern Age — An Address at Brigham Young University

An address delivered at Brigham Young University by Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., President of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary on Monday, October 21, 2013. I...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 10-03-13

Government Shutdown a show of political theater with genuine political issues at stake; Euthanasia performed after dissatisfaction with sex change operation; Secularism explodes among American…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-27-13

Real crisis isn’t looming fed shutdown – real crisis is unwillingness to deal with economic problems; New research reveals “nones” really are secular after all;…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-26-13

Leader’s must be clear. President Obama has not been.; Obama increasingly restrained by liberals; Hypocrisy in Congress: Congressional members exempting themselves from Obamacare; Government ran…Read this essay →

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Can Evangelical Chaplains Serve God and Country?—The Crisis Arrives

Can chaplains committed to historic biblical Christianity serve in the United States military? That question, though inconceivable to our nation's founders, is now front and...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-12-13

Russian President speaks to the American people about the Syrian conflict; Britain’s shift toward approval of same-sex marriage and away from marriage; Transgender student seeks…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-10-13

French schools required to display “secularism charter”; California appeals court upholds gender conversion therapy ban; SBC Chaplains barred from performing same-sex marriageRead this essay →

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Transcript: How Does Secularization Really Happen?—A Conversation with Mary Eberstadt

    Mohler:  This is Thinking in Public, a program dedicated to intelligent conversation about frontline theological and cultural issues with the people who are...Read this essay →

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How Does Secularization Really Happen?—A Conversation with Mary Eberstadt

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The Briefing 09-09-13

Syria: Argument for state sovereignty winning over argument for human rights; Syrian Christians fleeing one of the last villages on earth where Aramaic still spoken;…Read this essay →

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“It is the Price of Citizenship”?—An Elegy for Religious Liberty in America

Anyone who still doubts that the normalization of homosexuality and the legalization of same-sex marriage will represent a seismic shift in the culture at large...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-23-13

Despite many calling for Mubarak’s execution, he’s been released. What now?; Bradley Manning now wants to be Chelsea Manning, not recognizing that is “bigotry”; Massive…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-22-13

Baseball player murdered by bored boys “for the fun of it”; Worldview Reveal: More parents allowing teen couples to have “sleepovers”Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-20-13

Gov Christie bans sexual orientation therapy: “If born that way, hard to say its a sin.”; Worldview Reveal: Blaming increased cost of adult consumption on…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-14-13

New CA law permits school kids to choose facilities and teams based on gender of choice; To what degree is FBI complicit in crimes of…Read this essay →

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Islam—The Great Challenge to Christian Evangelism of Our Times

The issue of Islam is never far from our headlines. Early in his administration, President Barack Obama put the issue of Islam front and center...Read this essay →

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“Waiting for the Other Shoe” — The Supreme Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriage

On the last day of its term, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today on two same-sex marriage cases. Both are important cases, and both will...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 06-06-13

1) Recent trials a horrible reminder of murderous humanity Soldier charged in Afghan massacre: ‘Not a good reason in this world’ for what he did,...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 05-17-13

1. Rapid pace of secularization and rise of Islam in Great Britain Christianity declining 50pc faster than thought – as one in 10 under-25s is...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 05-09-13

1. Another New England state legalizes gay marriage - a reminder of the difference geography makes Delaware, Continuing a Trend, Becomes the 11th State to...Read this essay →

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Secularism with the Gloves Off: Vanderbilt University’s Assault on Religious Organizations

Like most of America's historic private universities, Vanderbilt University was founded by Christian believers for the purpose of inculcating Christian beliefs in its students. Vanderbilt...Read this essay →

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Hauerwas — How Real is America’s Christianity?

Professor Stanley Hauerwas of Duke University's Divinity School is a man who enjoys probing questions and has a habit of irritating the faithful. In a...Read this essay →

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A Black Cat in a Dark Room — Are Theologians Really Saying Anything?

The true and living God desires to be known and has made himself known. That makes all the difference. True theology is not explaining the…Read this essay →

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