Christians

ISIL is Not America’s War: Other Countries Should Fight Islamic State

Obama said he won’t introduce ground forces for combat against ISIL.  But airstrikes are no panacea.  The president will face pressure to escalate if his initial efforts fall short.

Saudi Arabia Cracks Down on Christians; Will U.S. Speak Up?

Jake, Red State

The situation for Christians in the Middle East continues to get worse, but this time, it isn’t at the hands of a terrorist group or band of rebels. It’s from one of our supposed allies in the region: Saudi Arabia.

Cruz: Hatred, Bigotry, Opposition to Israel Led to Me Leaving Event

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Ted Cruz, speaker at the new "In Defense Of Christians" org.'s dinner in DC, offered the crowd--a number of whom were Christians from the Middle East, including Palestine, support for Israel. Some booed until he left the stage, noting their hatred and saying he can't stand with them if they don't stand with Israel.

Lesbian Bridezillas Bully Bridal Shop Owner Over Religious Beliefs

Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart

A Pennsylvania Christian bridal shop owner who refused to provide wedding gowns to a lesbian couple because of her religious beliefs was bullied by the lesbians on Facebook, where their post about the shop owner’s refusal to serve them went viral.

Ann Coulter Gets One Right (Sort Of)

Many conservatives may not like Ann Coulter’s tough and almost personal attack on the motives of Christian overseas missionaries, like Dr. Brantly, but Coulter was right; if we want to save America we need to preach the Gospel and do good works here rather than expecting politics to fix what ails our country.

Court Rejects Atheist Challenge: 9/11 Cross Stays

The three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit found that the cross, located at Ground Zero, was "a symbol of hope" and historical in nature. The court also rejected arguments the traditional Christian cross was an impermissible mingling of church and state. SIGN OUR PETITION DEFENDING THE 9/11 CROSS NOW!

Court Rules for Christian College in Transgender Case

Lynde Langdon, World Magazine

A female-to-male student demanded to be housed in the men's dorm of a Christian university in OR. A court ruled that the college can keep the rooming restrictions it's placed on the transgendered student, without risking any penalty from the fed. gov't.

Blasphemous Oppression: Hold Pakistan Accountable For Persecuting Religious Minorities

A society in which life and dignity of the human person is not respected is more likely to become a hothouse for hostile ideas and beliefs. Although Americans cannot control policy in Pakistan, they can help highlight a problem that threatens people in that nation and ultimately others around the world.

Endorsement: Ray Moore for South Carolina Lieutenant Governor

In a field crowded with Chamber of Commerce-type Republicans, Ray Moore stands out as THE limited government constitutional conservative in the race for Lt. Gov. of South Carolina.

Petition Supporting Phil Robertson's Freedom of Speech

To: A&E Television Networks LLC CEO Nancy Dubuc, 
Steven R. Swartz, president and chief operating officer of Hearst Corporation, and 
Robert A. "Bob" Iger Chairman and chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Company

We Support Phil Robertson!

Lib Bullies Oust CEO Over Traditional Marriage Views

Right Scoop Staff

Brandan Eich was forced out of Mozilla for donating $1,000 to support CA's Prop 8 and for his personal traditional marriage views. Liberals are intolerant of those who disagree with their agenda of homosexual marriage. This is discrimination of the worst kind.

Libertarians, Christians Are United & Divided on Contraception

Frank Lucas, The Blaze

“Ultimately, the more government intervenes and tries to regulate lives, the more cultural clashes we’ll have. There is no reason to have a battle over religious liberty and women’s liberties.”

Will Lawmakers Be Fined $10,000 Per Prayer After Defying Judge's Order?

Billy Hallowell, The Blaze

An atheist legal group has filed a motion accusing commissioners in Maryland of repeatedly defying a judge’s order prohibiting them from praying during public meetings.

Nigerian People Must Liberate Their Land, End Political Failure, Open Greater Economic Potential

Orji Uzor Kalu, a potential presidential candidate in Nigeria says “The more the economy goes out of government to the private sector the better it will be for the economy” and to release the country's vast economic potential he “would like to see small government and big enterprise.”

Bozell, Bossie Attack CPAC's Handling of Atheist Group

Warner Todd Huston, Breitbart

The Conservative Political Action Conference reversed its invitation to allow American Atheists to have a booth at this year's event. But the original invitation prompted conservative Brent Bozell to pull out of the event, charging that CPAC is "destroying the conservative movement."

Obama vs. Homeschoolers

Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

Germany persecutes the homeschooling Romeike family, with an assist from the Obama administration. 

FGraham Disagrees W/ Pope on SSM

Drew MacKenzie, Newsmax

The Rev. Franklin Graham criticized Pope Francis for his stance on homosexuality. The pontiff declared: “If a person is gay and seeks God and has goodwill, who am I to judge them?” But Graham says being gay is a sin in the eyes of God, and that unlike the pope he does not plan to soften his position.

Christians Targeted in Iraq on Christmas Day

John Hayward, Human Events

Widespread persecution of Christians continues, with sporadic attention from global media.

Atheist George Soros Targets Catholics

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

The gay advocacy group that launched a pressure campaign to block Bob Newhart from speaking at a Catholic summit is funded by progressive billionaire George Soros and has close links to Obama’s new counselor.