God Squeaks By, Wins a Spot on Democratic Platform

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The Democratic Platform Committee has just made room for God in their official party platform—but it was a close call! Until today, it appeared as though the Dems had rejected the Holy Spirit’s prompting to include Him in matters of state; but in what has been described as a “very close” voice vote, and at the urging of President Obama, the Democratic Party allowed the name of God in after all.The first amendment to the Platform, which was introduced by former Ohio Governor and former Met … [Read more...]

U.S. Air Force RCO: Yes to Miracles, No to God

What next? It’s been a tough week for religion in public life.The Obama Administration’s attack on religious liberty via the EEOC (at least the Supreme Court gave them a handslapping in that case); the HHS Department’s insistence on forcing religious organizations to fund contraceptives; and now, the U.S. Air Force RCO has removed “God” from its official badge.That consequences of that last one are not nearly as dire, because fewer people are affected.  As one of many recent evidences of … [Read more...]