Richard Becker

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Three Biblical Principles That Didn’t Make It Into the Religious Right’s Bible

December 31, 2015 by Rachel Ford<p>As we all know, the Religious Right does what the Bible says. At least, as long as it fits their political agenda, …

Schools must teach children that Britain is a Christian country

Nicky Morgan, the Education Secretary, says that there is 'no obligation' for schools to teach atheism as part of the religious studies GCSE<p>Schools must teach pupils that Britain is a Christian country and are entitled to prioritise the views of established religions over atheism, the Education …

The Religious Right Is Right to Be Scared: Christianity Is Dying in America

Why try to understand complicated things like demographics for the decline of your faith when you can blame gays and liberals for waging a ‘war on …

How The West Really Lost God

After sitting on my reading list for almost two years, I finally cracked open Mary Eberstadt’s book “How The West Really Lost God,” and I regret not …

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The Cosmic Implications of the Babe in the Manger Provide Insight into Facing Climate Change

Source: Karl Ulbrich<p>The image of an infant lying in a manger evokes warm feelings of God's loving presence in our midst, but it carries cosmic implications that provide insight into how to face today's challenge of climate change. These implications have to do with the "us" in Emmanuel ("God with …

The Christmas Revolution

BECAUSE the Christmas story has been told so often for so long, it’s easy even for Christians to forget how revolutionary Jesus’ birth was. The idea that God would become human and dwell among us, in circumstances both humble and humiliating, shattered previous assumptions. It was through this …

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58 Facts About The U.S. Economy From 2015 That Are Almost Too Crazy To Believe

The world didn’t completely fall apart in 2015, but <b>it is undeniable that an immense amount of damage was done to the U.S. economy</b>.<p>This year the …