Two Responses to James Comey and the UK Election

Former FBI Director James Comey testified for nearly three hours yesterday before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. My wife and I listened to the entire session. Meanwhile, British citizens were casting votes in an election to determine their leader as they begin the process of exiting the European Union (the so-called “Brexit”). In light […]

Is Pro-life Legislation ‘a Form of Slavery’?

Author Margaret Atwood recently likened abortion legislation in Texas to “a form of slavery.” She is “waiting for a lawsuit that says if you force me to have children I cannot afford, you should pay for the process.” In her view, “It is really a form of slavery to force women to have children that they cannot […]

Bernie Sanders Grills Nominee Over Religious Beliefs

In a Senate Budget Committee meeting Wednesday, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders aimed a hostile line of questioning at Deputy Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget nominee Russell Vought. Vought, a graduate of Wheaton College, wrote a defense of the school last year for The Resurgent after many attacked the school for […]

“PROFOUND, POLITICAL COURAGE:” CHRISTIAN LEADERS REACT TO TRUMP’S MIDDLE EAST TRIP

“He was not timid in talking about confronting the crisis of Islamic extremism and the Islamists and Islamic terror of all kinds. God bless him.” -Franklin Graham (Washington, DC)—[CBN News] Christian leaders are speaking out about President Donald Trump’s first trip overseas. The president traveled to Saudi Arabia, Israel, The Vatican [and was in Brussels, […]

Thousands of Christians to Take Part in ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ Prayer Initiative

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is urging believers from all denominations to take part in the “Thy Kingdom Come” prayer initiative which is set to take place later this month. Christian Today reports that hundreds of thousands of Christians are already committed to joining in the initiative. ‘It’s not a Church of England thing, it’s […]

Sweden testing Christian refugees on the Bible before granting asylum

Christian asylum seekers hoping to be granted refugee status on the grounds of religious persecution in Sweden are reportedly being forced to undertake difficult religious tests, which grill them on Bible facts and other questions. Sweden has long been listed as one of the most atheistic countries in Western Europe, with a 2014 WIN/Gallup International poll […]

May tells how Christian faith helped her cope with not having children

Theresa May has told how not having children has been “very sad” but said her Christian faith had helped her to cope. In a rare glimpse into her personal life, the Prime Minister spoke of the impact the death of her father had on her when she was a newly wed. But instead of losing […]

Trump Signs Religious Freedom Executive Order

During an interfaith gathering at the White House, President Trump signed an executive order on Thursday—the National Day of Prayer—upholding religious freedom in the nation and directing departments in his administration to ensure that the rights of religious Americans are not infringed. “We are a nation of believers. Faith is deeply embedded into the history […]