President Obama Sings “Amazing Grace”, But Misses the Point

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Perhaps you saw this: At the funeral service for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, the pastor of Charleston's Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, President Obama delivered a stirring eulogy. In the middle of his remarks, the President belted out "Amazing Grace"--singing a capella before being joined by mourners and members of the congregation.Ironically, he sang this verse:Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me. I once was lost, but now am found-- was blind, bu … [Read more...]

When You Wake Up in the Morning, God Will Still Be in Control

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June 26 was a hard day. The U.S. Supreme Court, disregarding longstanding tradition, religious belief, and the law, redefined the institution of marriage, which has throughout history been the bedrock institution upon which society is built.The 5-4 vote was hotly contested by Justice Antonin Scalia, who called the ruling a "threat to American democracy" and quipped that if he'd signed a statement like that, he'd have to wear a bag over his head.Chief Justice Roberts wrote a separate d … [Read more...]

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s…. Mifepristone!

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On Saturday morning, a coalition of feminist groups from Germany, Russia and Poland will take their support for abortion to new heights. The group plans to fly a drone across the Ober River from abortion-loving Germany to pro-life Poland, carrying a load of abortion pills.I told this story over at the National Catholic Register: The drone will carry the oral abortifacients Mifepristone and Misoprostol. In the early stages of pregnancy (up to nine weeks), a woman can self-administer the … [Read more...]