Tags » Church And State

Atheist group takes issue with school's annual baccalaureate ceremony

NORTON SHORES, Mich. — It’s been an annual tradition at one West Michigan school for half a century, but now a group is taking offense, saying it’s violating the U.S. 675 more words


Battle of the witless, left and right, part 2

Last week I posted a nasty bit of invective aimed at a “liberal” who should know better. Sorry if I was harsh, rev. Sam. But a 25-to-one kill ratio is a pretty obvious indicator that Israel is pissing away the moral high ground that it counts so much on. 1,287 more words

Dr. Roger Olson on the Baptist Tradition [Voices from the Branches]

{This is the fifth installment of a series on Christian traditions called Voices from the Branches–a collection of interviews with pastors, bloggers, and scholars from various traditions. 869 more words


Protestant Roots in the Founding of America

This is one in a series of guest posts authored by students in an undergraduate course I taught during Spring 2014, “Protestantism and the Development of American Culture… 1,723 more words

John-Charles Duffy

IRS Agrees To Monitor Church Sermons

The IRS recently settled a case against it brought by the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF). As part of the settlement, the IRS has agreed to… 570 more words