Breakpoint: Christian Abortion Supporters

Can you claim to be “born-again” when you won’t allow others to be born in the first place? Here’s how abortion strikes at the heart of the Christian faith. [display_podcast]Catholics and evangelicals are often told how obsessed we are with so-called “culture war” issues like marriage, religious freedom, and abortion. If we’d only stop being so political and focus on proclaiming Christ, say some, we’d win a lot more converts.But this isn’t how a Christian worldview works. The Scriptural … [Read more...]

The Briefing: World News and Religion – Christianity, Buddhism, Jehovah’s Witnesses and Mormonism

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]HOW SHOULD EVANGELICALS RESPOND TO RUSSIA'S BAN OF JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES AS "EXTREMIST GROUP"? On Thursday of last week, the news came that the Supreme Court of Russia had ruled that the Jehovah’s Witnesses as an organization were to be banned everywhere in the nation of Russia. They were identified by the Supreme Court on the request of the government’s justice minist … [Read more...]

The Briefing: Turkey’s Freedom, North Korea’s Paranoia and Canada’s Legalized Marijuana

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]THE FRAGILITY OF LIBERTY: TURKEY REFERENDUM CENTRALIZES AUTOCRATIC RULE OF PRESIDENT ERDOGAN As is so often the case, it is international headlines that press themselves upon us as we begin a new week. First up, Turkey, where the announcement came yesterday that the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that it has won a big political victory. It … [Read more...]

The Briefing: Syria Bombing Aftermath and Christian Persecution

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]IS THE COLD WAR BACK? CONSIDERING THE AFTERMATH OF THE US STRIKE IN SYRIA The United States’ airstrikes on Syria last Thursday night in the aftermath of that nation’s use of chemical and indeed nerve gas weapons in order to kill its own people still leads the international conversation, and for good reason. This has shifted the entire international perspective from on … [Read more...]

The Briefing: Neil Gorsuch, Senate Filibusters & the LGBTQ Revolution Plays Hardball

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]THIS IS THE BIG WEEK IN WASHINGTON--THE SUPREME COURT, THE SENATE, NEIL GORSUCH, & THE NUCLEAR OPTION. All eyes will rightly be on Washington D.C. this week as we go into the final, climactic days of the nomination and confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch as the next Justice of the United States Supreme Court. The stage for what has turned out to be an epic po … [Read more...]

The Briefing: Should It Be Illegal To Be A Stay-At-Home Mom?

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]SHOULD IT BE ILLEGAL TO BE A STAY-AT-HOME MOM? WHY FEMINISTS WANT TO TAKE THIS CHOICE AWAY FROM WOMEN Should it be illegal for women to choose to be stay-at-home moms? If that sounds like an absolutely outlandish question—and it should—just keep in mind that it is a question now being asked in public in the nation of Australia. Behind this is the larger pattern of soc … [Read more...]