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What’s the Downside of Christianity?

What’s the Downside of Christianity?

. By Michael Greer In case you hadn’t noticed, Christianity is under attack. Christians are called “haters”. Recently, Senator Diane Feinstein said she didn’t think she could support a judge nominee because of her “Christian dogma”. It’s a judge’s duty is to enforce the law as written. Being a Christian wouldn’t conflict with enforcing the […]

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: August 12-18/Day 205-211) Week 30

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: August 12-18/Day 205-211) Week 30

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, August 12 (Day 205): North Korea ‘on standby’ to launch North Korea took its turn Saturday in the country’s escalating, back-and-forth with President Trump, with the state-run newspaper saying leader Kim Jung Un’s revolutionary army is “capable of fighting any war the U.S. wants.” The assertion was made in an […]

Viewpoint: “Time to think about Christ more” and “Let’s get everyone into the game with two-way conversation”

Viewpoint:  “Time to think about Christ more” and “Let’s get everyone into the game with two-way conversation”

   

Jews and Muslims don’t worship the same God as Christians

Jews and Muslims don’t worship the same God as Christians

By Tom Snyder, Ph.D., with Ted Baehr The Ventura County Star ran a guest editorial Saturday by four Jewish, Christian, Muslim leaders, connected to the Ventura County Interfaith Community, that these three faiths all worship the same God and are working for the same kind of peace. With all due respect, they are either ignoring […]

Are God and Allah the same?

Are God and Allah the same?

By Michael Greer The Ventura County Interfaith Community released a statement asserting what they call some “truths” about Islam that screams for a reply. http://www.vcstar.com/opinion/columnists/lotker-morris-patel-and-soyster-a-statement-by-muslim-christian-and-jewish-leaders-27fa52e8-8943-5f1-363944611.html The first “truth” they assert is that Muslims, Christians and Jews worship the same God.  That’s a lovely idea but yelling “Allah Akbar” as they behead 21 Christians on a […]

A Statement by a Christian: response to Star column by 4 clergy

A Statement by a Christian: response to Star column by 4 clergy

By Gerald Christian Nordskog Editors’ note: The letter appearing below was one of two we are aware of sent today as a Letter to the Editor of the Ventura County Star, in response to a column: Lotker, Morris, Patel and Soyster: A statement by Muslim, Christian and Jewish leaders. Note that some say Islam is a religion of […]

Christianity In The Middle East: On The Verge Of Extinction

Christianity In The Middle East: On The Verge Of Extinction

One million three hundred thousand Iraqi Christians have been displaced, murdered or taken prisoner since 2003. A centuries old civilization now faces permanent extinction while the rest of the world, including the U.S. government, looks on. As Christians across the world begin to celebrate Christmas, the 300,000 remaining Christians displaced in Iraq and Syria are […]

Bankrupt Horse

Bankrupt Horse

By Phil Erwin In a stunningly idiotic moment, President Obama lectured attendees at last week’s National Prayer Breakfast thusly: “So how do we [reconcile with] those who seek to hijack religion for their own murderous ends? And lest we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that […]