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Wanted: Church Leaders to Speak Up

November 13, 2008 | 4 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

In his daily “End of Day” E-mail, Gary Bauer (former president of Family Research Council, 2000 presidential candidate and Reagan official) challenged church leaders to take a public stand. To which we say, AMEN!

(Bauer) “As most of you know, … Read more

Gov. Palin and Women’s Suffrage

November 3, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The following is a guest post from a supporter of the Pennsylvania Family Institute:

Hello,

My name is Nancy Benedict. I am a resident of Pennsylvania and the mother of five children. I am speaking out due to the recent … Read more

What’s so important about the family?

September 9, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

With the current debate over same-sex marriage, civil unions, and adoption, Christians make many assertions about the importance of traditional family structure. While I firmly believe that the only true marriage is between a man and a woman and that … Read more

Funding In Good Faith?

August 7, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

This spring, the presidential races have seen several comments and pledges regarding the expansion of President Bush’s current faith-based initiatives program. Providing Federal funds to faith-based organizations is not a black and white issue. Many would reasonably argue that if … Read more

Gay Marriage Supports Family Values?

July 2, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa recently commented, “The California electorate is coming into a new age realizing that [gay] marriage is an institution that supports family values, and it’s certainly one I support.” (click here for story)

Gay … Read more

Loyal Servants to the King

July 1, 2008 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

A Catholic Men’s Ministry Stands Up to Sexually Oriented Businesses

By: Bruce Barron

Mark Houck has spent a lot of time warning about the dangers of sexually oriented businesses in the last few years. So when one such enterprise showed … Read more

Understanding the Wall, Part 2: What Christians need to know about the Integration of Religion and Public Life

June 24, 2008 | 3 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

“We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion.” – John Adams

The Founding Fathers were well aware of John Locke’s extensive argument for an institutional separation between Church and State … Read more

Understanding the Wall, Part 1: What Christians need to know about the Separation of Church & State

June 19, 2008 | 5 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

“Reason and experience both forbid us to expect, that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.” – George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796

I don’t usually find myself in agreement with the Americans United for a Separation of Church … Read more

Parental Notification for Abortion – Is It Enough?

June 4, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

As of last October, California teens need a parent’s signature to visit a tanning salon, because of the risk for developing skin cancer. This coming November, California residents will vote to mandate parental consent before a teenage girl receives an … Read more

‘Man Robbed in Pennsylvania Casino,’ So What’s News About That?!

May 30, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The Associated Press headline reads: Man passes out in casino; is robbed of $230 in winnings.

CHESTER, Pa. (AP, May 30) – A man passed out in a suburban Philadelphia casino and then, police say, was robbed of his winnings … Read more