Word of the Day: Haggard’s Law

Rev. Ted Haggard preached loudly against homosexuality but was discovered to be gay himself. This hypocritical disconnect between words and actions is now called Haggard’s Law. [Read more...]

Ray Comfort’s Anti-Abortion Video “180”

Ray Comfort’s “180” documentary spends surprisingly little time arguing against abortion, and no time making coherent, intellectual arguments against abortion. What it does talk about is predictable. [Read more...]

The Declaration of Independence—A Christian Document?

Declaration of Independence

Many Christians like to point to the word “Creator” in the Declaration, but that word doesn’t mean what they think it does. In fact, the Declaration of Independence makes quite clear where the government’s power comes from, and it’s not God. [Read more...]

5 Recommendations to the Pro-Life Movement

Why would I want to improve the stance of the pro-life position? Because there’s actually a lot of common ground, and we’re missing the chance to work together. [Read more...]

Does the Christian Care About the Poor or Not?

Do Christians really care about the poor? Millions do, of course. But prosperity-gospel preachers and many conservative politicians seem to have lost touch with this constituency. TV host Stephen Colbert has a stinging response. [Read more...]

The U.S. Constitution is 100 Percent Secular—or Is It?

Christians are eager to imagine the founding fathers building the nation’s foundation on a Christian footing. Is the Constitution secular? Or do these Christians have a point? [Read more...]

Word of the Day: Irreducible Complexity

A system is irreducibly complex when every part is necessary. Remove any part, and the system breaks, so how could such a system have been built, piece by piece, by nature? Any precursor would have been useless and therefore selected against by evolution. But an example with which we’re all familiar undercuts this argument. [Read more...]

16 Arguments Against Abortion, with Rebuttals (Part 2)

What do Christians say to these arguments? Here are 16 responses to my pro-choice position, with rebuttals (part 2 of 2). [Read more...]

Why is it Always Men Advancing the Pro-Life Position?

Today is Blog for Choice Day, the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court’s decision that made abortion legal in the U.S. Let’s ask why it seems to always be men advancing the pro-choice position. Does it seem too convenient that the group that’s not directly inconvenienced by pregnancy is the one pushing it? [Read more...]

16 Arguments Against Abortion, with Rebuttals

What do Christians say to my arguments? Here are 16 responses to my pro-choice position, with my rebuttals (part 1 of 2). [Read more...]


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