A new study guide for congregations released by the Israel/Palestine Mission Network (IPMN) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) that describes Zionism as inherently discriminatory toward non-Jews is stirring up fears in America’s largest Presbyterian denomination.
By Mark Tooley (@MarkDTooley) Secular elites like to insist that America and by implication the world is growing ever more secular. The evidence is doubtful at best. In 2012 a much trumpeted Pew study showed a record number of Americans professing to be religiously unaffiliated, with 20 percent declared as “nones.” Although the same study showed about […]
What follows is the official announcement for the recently published Queen James Bible. Please enjoy…or not. Homosexuality in The Bible Homosexuality was first mentioned in the Bible in 1946 in the Revised Standard Version. There is no mention of or reference to homosexuality in any Bible prior to this – only interpretations have been made. Anti-LGBT Bible […]
“America and Americans are irrepressibly religious, and this year’s election, like nearly all American life, will be affected by issues of faith.” -Mark Tooley, IRD President Washington, DC—Fox News commentator and Weekly Standard editor Fred Barnes will speak on religion and the presidential election at a lecture and reception hosted by the Institute on Religion […]