Irenaeus reports that Polycarp, a disciple of the Apostle John, once met the heretic Marcion in the street and Marcion asked, “Do you recognize me?” “Indeed,” replied Polycarp, “I recognize you as the firstborn of Satan!” Evidently, Polycarp was not interested in building bridges.
Tag Archives: Christian
Natural law and Christian faith blend perfectly. From natural law we learn that we are born to live lawfully, nobody is above the law.
Barna found many Christians strongly agree with worldviews that compete with biblical teachings. In other words, many believers are believing flat out lies.
On a regular basis, sadly, I find myself in debates with fellow believers who seem woefully clueless as to the biblical worldview.
Most of us are familiar with the story of the 21 Coptic Christians from Egypt who held fast to their faith and were beheaded by ISIS in February, 2015.
Secular fanatics who don’t believe in God are great ones for giving you advice on how to be “a good Christian.” Let me distill it for you.
The Catholic News Agency report that a Christian girl was burned to death by ISIS…but her final two words shows that God still wins.
Hunted down, beaten, enslaved, and tortured for their faith…In a world where at least one Christian is killed every hour for practicing their faith, the situation is dire.
I’m writing during Holy Week 2017, and as a Christian I’m convinced that Good Friday and Easter Sunday hold the solution to removing guilt.
Why is a Christian respecting beliefs that are false? In today’s society such statements roll off the tongue almost without thought.
I will commend Trump when he does something right. I will criticize him when he does something bad or wrong, such as the healthcare debacle.
This is a group whose right-winged lyrical leanings inspired a few of my cultural commentaries and are set to make a big comeback later this year.
This is tremendously good news! It’s especially when you consider we’ve had decades of church leaders discouraging parishioners from getting involved in politics.
Good, elegant dress does not mean that one has good principles or is a person you would want as a dinner guest. In like manner, because a person is very casual in his dress does not indicate he is without principles.
Is it a sin for a Christian to be seriously overweight? When responding to this question, we should answer it for ourselves and not for others.
Everything — Including the Family — Flows from One’s Social/Moral Worldview (Homosexual Activist Lobbies and the SPLC)
The breakdown of the family from its biological roots, as well as the devaluing of life (babies in the womb) cannot possibly serve as a viable foundation for a prosperous economy.
When the liberal Left, and especially homosexual activists, claim victimhood or oppression, it is safer to assume they are lying or embellishing.
Christian singer Lauren Daigle brought the gospel to the heart of New York City on Thursday morning, performing her hit song “Trust in You” on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”
Is it dangerous for Christian leaders to mix politics and religion? Is that a confusion of their calling? Or is it important for Christian leaders to address all areas of life, including politics?
The United States was not alone in this hostility to the elitist view in which the ordinary citizen was pressured to ignore and forget G-d’s moral values.
While the votes of conservative-appointed SCOTUS justices sometimes disappoint conservatives, the votes of liberal-appointed SCOTUS justices rarely disappoint liberals.
Taking a turn doing damage control on ABC’s “This Week,” Kaine was asked by Martha Raddatz about the mockery of Catholicism. “Many took offense,” she argued.
I committed myself to focusing on what it would take to become a true man of God. Now, I’m not going to lie to you. It has been a hard, tough road to get to where I am at today.
Are we going to phone the local ISIS office and ask the head headchopper to confirm that the fellow smiling for the camera isn’t affiliated with ISIS?
My concept for a good and solid step program for success in the workplace is only three steps, but they are comprehensive and far reaching.
Devoid of some resurgent phoenix of Judaeo-Christian ethics and Conservatism rising from the ashes of our once great Republic, we are done.
As Donald Trump has selected his vice presidential candidate, Governor Mike Pence of Indiana, patriotic, conservative, values-oriented Americans are asking, “Is he the right man?”
A lesbian bishop in Sweden made news recently by proposing that the Seamen’s Mission church in Stockholm remove its cross and other Christian symbols so it could become some kind of “interfaith” prayer room catering to Muslims.
Not only did early American Christian churches and schools make her great, her Christian laws and moral backbone were second-to-none.
What made early America great? Was is our economic industry or political fortitude? Or were these the fruit of something greater? What can we do today to replicate that greatness?