The speech that stunned listeners into silence

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3330184" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Patrick Henry's "Treason" speech before the House of BurgessesExcerpt of painting by Peter F. Rothermel, 1851[/caption] The Declaration of Independence indicted King George III more…

How did Jesus' early followers live?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) When a revamped highway into Jerusalem fully opens in coming months, it will be just the latest makeover of a road that has served Holy Land more…

School-board prayer survives atheist attack

by Bob Unruh -- The invocations, or "student expressions," before school-board meetings that for years in one Texas district have been led by students, can continue, a three-judge appeals court panel ruled. "Legislative more…

Gorsuch: I accept Roe v. Wade as 'law of the land'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, told Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) that he accepts the landmark Supreme Court case establishing a right to abortion “as more…

Will Erdogan be banned from U.K. for threatening Europe?

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_3167804" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan[/caption] Shortly before the attack Wednesday at the Parliament building in London, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan warned Europeans worldwide that they more…

Ultimate tyrant's goal: Nationalizing children

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4236901" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hitler greeting a child[/caption] On March 22, 1758, Princeton University President Jonathan Edwards died from a smallpox inoculation. He had been the valedictorian of more…