"Does the Bible have authority over the Constitution?" That "gotcha" question was put to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday. The retired neurosurgeon, however, didn't fall for the bait.
Two years ago here I reviewed the book Cold Case Detective by J. Warner Wallace, in which the principles by which this police investigator has operated in his vocation are applied to fleshing out the reliability of the Bible’s gospel narratives. At the time I wrote, Every decade or so a great work of apologetics […]
The Bible recognizes how profound our need for water is by using it to illustrate the most important thing we need to know about God.
Matthew Vines is the author of the bestseller God and the Gay Christian. Vines calls the book “an open letter to modern Christians” about why they should support same-sex relationships, and what the Bible really says about homosexuality. In the wake of June’s Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage, some conservative Christians, seeing the writing on the wall, have […]
LEGAL EDUCATION: New Law School Courses Explore Nietzsche, Guns and Bible. Hey, I was taking students to the shooting range back in the 1990s, though after I let them shoot the MP5 and got stuck with a several-hundred-dollar ammo bill my enthusiasm waned a bit. The women in particular seemed to enjoy full-auto.
I was, like many teenage girls, not aware that I had much say in the matter when it came to sex. This is part one in a three-part series. A few months after I turned 17, I decided I was ready to lose my virginity. And though I was excellent...Show More Summary
This doesn't surprise me in the slightest. It's the same-old-same-old from my point of view, but it might surprise you. Let me know if it does.
Photo c o urtesy of Gnaw Their Tongues It is written in the Bible that when the devil appears on earth he will be disguised as an “Angel of Light.” Gnaw Their Tongues frontman Mories isn’t the devil, but he sure makes hellish music—and he makes a lot of it. Show More Summary
A trip to a shooting range, a deep dive into Nietzsche and an exploration into what's ailing American cities. These are among the adventures that law school students can look forward to this fall.
Years after he wrote the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson made a project of the Bible—cutting and pasting four different translations to create 'The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth.'
Dr. John Pearrell (below), pastor of Gateway Community Church in Covington, Georgia, is one of those guys who's never spoken to an atheist but totally knows they make no sense. His ignorance is evident, paragraph after paragraph, in a piece he wrote for the Rockdale Citizen:
Dylann Roof, the 21-year-old charged with killing nine people in a Charleston church, plead not guilty on Friday morning. In June, Roof allegedly entered the church and sat for a Bible study for about an hour. Then he opened fire, killing...Show More Summary
In a series of television and print ads for the Legal Sea Foods restaurant chain in Boston, the owners promote the religion of Pescatarianism with some biblical references:
Can you really blame an extremely wealthy playboy for spending more than half a million dollars on his own VIP festival deck at Electric Zoo? As Bro Bible reports, Dan Bilzerian will be spending a handsome sum on his own personal playground during the event. Take a look at this Snapchat screengrab of his official […]
Are people spending time with God each day, or taking a devotional shortcut? A fair percentage of evangelicals would, if asked, respond positively to the statement, “I spend time daily doing devotions and/or reading my Bible.” This is certainly commendable, though if this was a survey question, I wonder if they would qualify how much […]
The largest Medieval manuscript in the world, believed to have been the work of a single monk in Bohemia (in the modern Czech Republic), it's not its 620 pages at three-feet in size that makes it remarkable; it's the Devil containedShow More Summary
Full House actress: Let’s stop attacking each other with Bible verses. Editor’s Note: It can be challenging for Christians to balance conviction and grace when they face online criticism over their faith. It doesn’t get any easier when you’re an actress with a national following. Show More Summary
In late June, Maria, a twenty-five-year-old mother from Honduras, sat on a wooden bench inside a trailer at the South Texas Family Residential Center, in the small oil town of Dilley. She held a colorful paperback Bible, the same one that she had travelled with atop trains and in trucks through Guatemala and Mexico. Show More Summary
Saddleback Church pastor Rick Warren, who wrote one the most translated books in the world after the Bible, has announced the title of his long-awaited third book, which will focus on the Lord's Prayer and how Christians can apply it into their lives.
There are plenty of legal ways Christian students can promote their views in public schools. They can start a club. They can gather around the flagpole. They can host voluntary Bible studies. They can talk to their friends about Jesus...Show More Summary