Post Tagged with: "religious tolerence"

February 19, 2013 05:24

George Washington’s Religious Liberty

We are told that religion and politics require a strict separation; that religion is a hindrance to happiness and therefore has been gradually stripped from the public square. We’re told that displays of religious faith don’t support the community but are downright offensive to non-adherents.

September 28, 2012 06:30

Obama’s Munich Moment

[T]he Obama administration must recognize, as the French and British did in 1939, that hurt Muslim feelings have no more to do with radical Islamic hatred of the United States than mythical complaints about Germans under foreign rule had for Hitler; both were merely pretexts, excuses for aggression that would have taken place anyway. It also means that anti-Americanism in the Islamic world is going to get worse, not better ….   By Marvin J. Folkertsma   In September 1938 […]

September 27, 2012 05:09

Can the Islamic Faith Tolerate Criticism?

Can Islam tolerate other religions? Can it assert its truth claims in a religiously diverse world without resorting to violence? Can it do battle in the marketplace of ideas using words as its weapons, risking the criticism of those who disagree with its claims? Are its truth claims powerful enough to prevail without resorting to the sword?

September 26, 2012 08:46

The Significance of Party Platforms

Downgrading the platform is the mark of losing candidates such as Bob Dole and John McCain.

August 13, 2012 09:03

Bishop E.W. Jackson Calls for Christian Exodus from Democrat Party

He points to the Democrat Party’s “cult-like devotion” to abortion; the rejection of the traditional biblical model of the family; the hostility hurled at those who express a Christian viewpoint such as Dan Cathy of Chick-Fil-A; the actions of Democrat organizations such as the ACLU and the Foundation For Freedom From Religion in suing cities and towns for displaying crosses at memorials or mentioning the name Jesus in prayer at official events.

September 2, 2010 03:43

ADF will appeal decision to strike down roadside memorials to fallen Utah troopers

“One atheist group’s agenda shouldn’t diminish the sacrifice made by Utah highway patrol officers and their families. The families of the fallen should be allowed to honor their loved ones as they wish,” said ADF Senior Legal Counsel Byron Babione.

July 30, 2010 09:52

Leftist tolerance only goes one way

Christian grad student Julea Ward at Eastern Michigan University was expelled for not accepting the thought police ideology which went against her religious beliefs.