Episcopal Church in Michigan passes gun resolution
Niraj Warikoo, Detroit Free Press
By a clear majority, members of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan … voted recently to approve a resolution calling for universal background checks on all gun purchases, banning all sales of semiautomatic weapons, high-impact ammunition, high-capacity ammunition magazines, and making gun trafficking a federal crime.
Cracks in the atheist edifice
The rapid spread of Christianity in China is forcing an official rethink on religion.
New HHS rules violate religious liberty
Tom Strode, Baptist Press
The Obama administration’s latest rules for its abortion/contraception mandate fail to resolve religious liberty concerns and should be scrapped, Southern Baptists’ lead ethicist Russell D. Moore has told the federal government.
Academic Freedom, Religious Institutions, and the State
Daniel Kuebler, Public Discourse
Government funding of education should not be tied to the beliefs of unaccountable academics. Public support for education should empower students and parents, and the choices they make.