Southern Baptists everywhere took exception to Dr. Russell Moore’s comments in Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal, which featured a full profile of the new President of the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC). The eruption of shock, confusion, and concern is leading Dr. Moore to respond in hopes to set his message straight. The […]
Brian McLaren, an emerging church figure and Evangelical Left activist, made a special appearance in the metro-DC area last Saturday to promote his new book entitled, Why did Moses, Jesus, the Buddha and Mohammed Cross the Road, Christian Identity in a Multi-Faith World. McLaren was Immanuel Presbyterian church’s featured speaker at their Theologian-in-Training lecture, which was open […]
A must-read big-picture overview of the big-picture trends, challenges, and opportunities currently facing the United Methodist Church, recently delivered by IRD’s United Methodist director John Lomperis to the UM Action Steering Committee.
“Must my religious freedom from a place of power and privilege be used to deny another woman her freedom to attain contraception?” questioned the young female graduate student to a panel discussion “Does Every Person Everywhere — Religious or Not— Need Religious Freedom?”
The federal government may be shut down in part due to disagreements over funding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, or, ObamaCare as it is more commonly known, but, it is still up and running to strip away our religious liberties.
Editor’s Note: A version of this article was published TheBlaze. Click here to read it. Newark, N.J. Mayor and Senate hopeful Cory Booker is not known for proclaiming his love of Jesus or evangelizing to his fellow politicians and constituents. So as a 20-something evangelical, I find it curious that Mayor Booker is a featured […]
Pope Francis’ recent comments may have earned him an unlikely fan, President Barack Obama. But could the Pope’s approach enable Obama to one day see the light on abortion and same-sex marriage?
The ongoing media reactions to Pope Francis’ headline-making interview offer opportunities for Catholics to share their faith with a world that is finally paying attention.