Archives: 2009 December 03

Archive for December 3rd, 2009

Reverend Calls Abortion a ‘God-given Right’

Reverend Calls Abortion a 'God-given Right'

Rev. Carlton Veazy, president and CEO of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, told a small crowd of pro-abortion protesters that women have a “God-given right” to abortion.

Thirteen Embryonic Stem Cell Lines Approved for Research by NIH

Thirteen Embryonic Stem Cell Lines Approved for Research by NIH

Thirteen embryonic stem cell lines were approved Wednesday for federally-funded research with assurance from the director of the National Institutes for Health that research on them is ethical and does not violate principles on human dignity and sanctity of life.

Counterfeit Marriage Bill Defeated in New York

Counterfeit Marriage Bill Defeated in New York

A bill to legalize same-sex marriage in New York failed by a surprisingly wide margin Wednesday, chalking up another big win for traditional marriage advocates. The State Senate voted 38-24 against the bill

Calling It Racism

It might not be accurate, but it does help avoid dealing with unpleasant truths, doesn’t it?

ClimateGate and Undermining of Science

ClimateGate and Undermining of Science

Daniel Henninger from the Wall Street Journal examines ClimateGate and how he sees that undermining the objectivity of science. Our faith in the scientific community as objective seekers of scientific truth is dying because it is now plain to see that some in the scientific community are willing to distort scientific analysis to support their presuppositions.

Dennis Miller Hitting on All Cylinders

Dennis Miller Hitting on All Cylinders

Dennis Miller talked with Bill O’Reilly last night about the couple that crashed the party at the White House recently, and he was hitting on all cylinders with his biting comedic analysis.

Christians Must Engage Real and Virtual Worlds, Say New Media Enthusiasts

Christians Must Engage Real and Virtual Worlds, Say New Media Enthusiasts

It may be easy to dismiss the value of digital relationships but that is where many people are in the digital age and if Christians are committed to the command of Jesus to go and make disciples, then they need to be there too. That was the message that emerged at the Evangelical Alliance’s Digimission conference on Tuesday.

New Study Released on Effects of Pornography on Marriages, Family

New Study Released on Effects of Pornography on Marriages, Family

Washington, D.C.-based Family Research Council released on Wednesday a new study detailing the effects of pornography on marriages, children and individuals. “This is a ground-breaking review of what pornography costs families trying to create a life together,” said Dr. Pat Fagan, who authored the study and serves as FRC’s senior fellow and director of the Center for Research on Marriage and Religion.

AFA Ends Boycott of Gap Inc. After New Christmas Ad

AFA Ends Boycott of Gap Inc. After New Christmas Ad

The American Family Association announced on Monday that it is officially ending its boycott against Gap Inc. after the company aired an “unambiguous” Christmas ad over Thanksgiving weekend.