Faith

black lives matter religion

Is Black Lives Matter a religion for woke white people?

June 4, 2020 7:51 am

The protesters are expressing the ‘godless creed’ of identity politics

eschatology

It’s the eschatology, stupid

May 31, 2020 4:10 pm

What should Christians think about the pandemic?

catholic vote

Trump needs the Catholic vote

May 19, 2020 9:05 am

Team Trump is well aware of the Catholic problem that Biden poses

jenna ellis

Breaking: social conservative says socially conservative things

May 16, 2020 5:05 pm

CNN KFILE scandalized by Jenna Elliss ‘anti-gay’ positions

onofrio panvinio

How Onofrio Panvinio made the popes history

May 4, 2020 3:02 pm

The forgotten story of a Renaissance pioneer

bill de blasio

Bill de Blasio isn’t an anti-Semite but…

April 29, 2020 3:08 pm

...he is an idiot

survived coronavirus

Faith, hope and charity: how I survived coronavirus

April 16, 2020 12:55 pm

In my hour of need, I reached out and found the hand of the British National Health Service holding mine

china uighur

Curbing China’s rise should be America’s top priority

April 14, 2020 12:25 pm

We cannot accept an order that permits China to create a sphere of authoritarianism beyond its borders

easter

This Easter, we should moderate our complacency

April 12, 2020 4:01 pm

The pressure of contemporary events crowds us into the impatient confines of the present, rendering us insensible to the lessons of history

twitter

Giving up Twitter for Lent went well

April 10, 2020 3:44 pm

If I’m honest with myself, Twitter is the most hardcore addiction I have and it’s also the one that robs me of the most productivity

ancient prayers

In this time of modern contagion, I find myself turning to ancient prayers

April 9, 2020 11:24 am

They remind us that we’re not the first to face these fears

religion

Will coronavirus hasten the demise of religion — or herald its revival?

April 9, 2020 11:01 am

The lockdown is testing believers of all stripes

passover

Plagues at Passover

April 8, 2020 2:27 pm

As the story of Passover and the Exodus shows, without faith we are nowhere, dependent on the arbitrary caprice of the market and the pharaoh

george pell

Cardinal George Pell is the victim of a shameful miscarriage of justice

April 7, 2020 4:59 am

It will be interesting to see how the media report the shameful story of what is, in effect, Australia’s Dreyfus case

open borders

Coronavirus marks the end of open borders in Europe

April 6, 2020 11:05 am

Economically Europe may move to the left, but socially, the direction will be to the right

jews

Jews have always been blamed for plagues — coronavirus is no different

April 5, 2020 11:31 am

Coronavirus has shrunk the world’s attention to a degree previously unseen in our lifetimes

holy week

A first for Christendom: Holy Week without church

April 1, 2020 11:55 pm

We are going to have to follow Jesus in his isolation

coronavirus baby abortion

Dem AGs demand abortion drugs be delivered to doorsteps

April 1, 2020 5:59 pm

Misplaced priorities in the coronavirus abortion debate

pakistan

Islamists are frustrating Pakistan’s fight against coronavirus

April 1, 2020 9:53 am

The state’s failure to control the mosques is rooted in decades of the mosques successfully controlling the state

jefferson education

No one in Jefferson’s day suspected the contradiction between commerce and education

March 31, 2020 4:13 pm

Republics have never lived by the commercial principle alone

jews

Why are Britain’s Jews being so hard hit by coronavirus?

March 31, 2020 11:32 am

We could simply be unlucky

glass hadley freeman

For Jews in Occupied France, survival was a matter of luck

March 26, 2020 6:50 pm

House of Glass: The Story and Secrets of a 20th-Century Jewish Family by Hadley Freeman reviewed

jewish joy

Joy is the Jewish way of defeating hate

March 17, 2020 11:49 am

Someone once summarized the main Jewish festivals in three sentences. ‘They tried to destroy us. We survived. Let’s eat’

stanford

Mass appeal: Stanford in Stamford

March 11, 2020 1:35 pm

An American debut, only a century late

israel folau

Ganging up on Israel

February 24, 2020 3:05 pm

To paraphrase Mark Antony in Julius Caesar, the evil that men tweet lives after them, while the good is oft interred with their bones