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PowerLinks – 03.05.13

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The Constitution & its benefits to Christians in America
Stephen Douglas Wilson, Baptist Press

March 4 is the 224th anniversary of the United States operating under its Constitution.

Law: The Command of Reason
Rev. Ted Martin, Ethika Politika

Our popular perspectives on law fail to reach its essence. As St. Thomas Aquinas suggests, law concerns and communicates, above all, nothing less than reality itself.

Benedict XVI Honored by Eastern Orthodox Hierarchs
Christopher B. Warner, Catholic World Report

Another look at the Constantinople-Rome schism and a way forward for reconciliation.

You Are Not a Religion
Mark Movsesian, First Things

For constitutional purposes, the court reasoned, religion means some organizing principle or authority other than oneself. Going with one’s inner flow does not qualify.

Joe Carter Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).