Evangelicalism

Spare the stone

Religion | Christ took the penalty that his stubborn children deserve
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 1/15/18, 03:30 pm

OK, the skeptic says: You Christians who want to follow God’s guidelines and “reclaim America” and all that—you Christians who say homosexuality is a sin based on a few verses in Leviticus—what about those other verses in Leviticus? Do you want laws against mixed fibers or mixed marriages, or (this is the kicker) are you for stoning rebellious children?

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Ligonier Ministries

Sensible teacher

Religion | Remembering R.C. Sproul, ‘this era’s great reformer’
by Joel Belz
Posted 1/02/18, 10:08 pm

If only as a matter of significant news in the evangelical world, this column must take note of the death on Dec. 14 of theologian and master teacher R.C. Sproul, the founder and leader of Ligonier Ministries. But Sproul was so much more than a name in the news.

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One Moore thing

Politics | Applying a lesson from Alabama’s race to next year’s political season
by Jamie Dean
Posted 12/15/17, 02:59 pm

The complicated relief after an acrimonious political race ends—whether you’re pleased or grieved at the results—is a temporary luxury in our year-round campaign seasons.

The bitter battle in Alabama between Roy Moore and Doug Jones seems over (unless Moore contests the results), but another round beckons: campaigning for mid-term elections starts, well, now.

You’ll hear plenty in 2018 about a civil war in the Republican Party over the kind of candidates the party should support and the kind of policies the GOP should promote. These are important arguments.

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