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The Festival Where ‘Christianity’ Is Just Earth Worship

July 11, 2014

One could be forgiven for thinking he had accidentally wandered off the Christian festival and stepped into some sort of Wiccan stone ceremony…

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Thanking the Pilgrims Year Round

November 29, 2013

It’s estimated that 35 million people may descend from the Pilgrims, although there were only 102 Mayflower passengers, about half of whom died the first horrible Winter in the new world. Reportedly only 29…


Gimme That Ole Time Liberation Theology

April 16, 2013

By Barton Gingerich (@bjgingerich) Last week’s Ecumenical Advocacy Days featured a fine flashback to the heydays of the Religious Left: Liberation Theology, which reinterprets Marxism through a Christian prism. With the fall of the…


Reduced Religious Vitality, Our Nation, and the 2012 Election

November 13, 2012

by Robert Benne We are indeed a changed country. We are in decline economically, socially, and culturally.  And the crucial factor—religion—that undergirds all those sectors is losing its punch. The victory of Barack Obama…


MLK’s Mentor’s Political Agenda: Discredit Capitalism

July 18, 2012

by Christian M. Stempert rev. Lawson (left) and Dr. king (right) (Photo Credit: beliefnet.com) In October of last year, Boston University’s School of Theology hosted a panel interview with Rev. James Lawson, a United…


Britain’s Chief Rabbi Defends Christians

January 17, 2012

The following article and image, reposted with permission, appeared on the Front Page Magazine website. In a speech to the British House of Lords, Sacks denounced increasing persecution of Christians by radical Islam. (Photo…


Claiborne on Capitalism

November 22, 2010

The debate between the evangelical left and right goes on: Does our market-based society undercut Christ’s calling to minister to the downtrodden?  Or does it represent an effective means for elevating millions out of…


Capitalism: Cosmic Threat to Planet

September 17, 2009

The following article originally appeared on the FrontPage Magazine website, and is reproduced with permission. A convocation representing the ostensible “high profile” leading lights of global Calvinism, with a constituency of 75 million church goers,…


Remedial Economics: Money, Greed, and God

May 14, 2009

James Tonkowich May 14, 2009 “The history of capitalism is a history of slavery, child labor, war, and environmental pollution.” So said an anonymous critic quoted by Dr. Jay Richards in his new book Money,…


Caribbean Calvinists for Socialism

April 30, 2009

The following article originally appeared on the Front Page Magazine website, and is reproduced with permission.   Calvinists, who embodied the “Protestant work ethic,” helped usher in capitalism and the industrial revolution with their zeal for…


Jesus Loves Global Taxation?

March 3, 2009

The following article originally appeared on the FrontPage Magazine website, and is reproduced with permission.   Activists at the World Social Forum (WSF), having gathered 130,000 anti-globalization activists to Belem, Brazil across 6 days…