The USS Scorpion (Photo Credit: Naval History and Heritage Command)

In Peril on the Sea

Dennis didn’t live long enough to become a veteran and ride a Harley. He went down with the ship, along with the other 98 crewmen of the USS Scorpion, a nuclear submarine that was lost on May 22, 1968.

Pax Christi

Not Blessed are Pax Christi’s Radical “Peacemakers”

An April Pax Christi International Vatican gathering proclaimed that “there is no ‘just war.’” This extraordinary statement merits closer inspection of this pacifist Catholic group whose radical views are particularly pronounced amidst various conflicts involving the Islamic world today.


Memorial Day & America

Yesterday at a small town United Methodist church in Illinois the worship service included a video called “Ode to a Soldier,” to honor Memorial Day.  Some Christian elites are distressed by this sort of…

2016 UMC General Conference

A delegate handles prayer beads during prayer on May 12, 2016 during the United Methodist General Conference in Portland, Ore. Photo by Paul Jeffrey, courtesy of United Methodist News Service

United Methodism’s Global Evangelical Transformation

The results of the evangelical transformation in the United Methodist Church were evident at the recent General Conference, held May 10-20 in Portland, Ore.

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