Protestantism without the Christianity

JULY 7, 2020 BY GENE VEITH Here is another word for you:  Post-Protestant.  The term refers to the Protestant mindset that continues, even though the Protestant religious beliefs that formed that mindset have faded away. In the course of an article on the current unrest in America, Mark Tooley–a conservative Methodist who has long battled the […]

How secular is Turkey? It just ruled an ancient cathedral is a mosque.

JULY 11, 2020 BY RICK SNEDEKER Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia, one of the ancient world’s most beautiful surviving examples of Eastern Orthodox Christian architecture, was on July 10 declared a Muslim mosque by Recep Tayyip Erdogan, secular Turkey’s populist, Islamist president. Erdogan’s bald political move pandering to his conservative, Islamist base in Turkey, after the Turkish Supreme Court […]