"Judeo-Christian moral standards are like God’s instruction manual for ... the best operation for human society," said the attorney general.
“Don't laugh at me, Don't call me names, Don't get your pleasure from my pain. In God's eyes we're all the same, Someday
I would welcome additional education on religions in our schools, but actual instruction in religious studies would look very different than what the CNP is recommending
Why are most articles written with sentences in the declarative instead of the interrogative structure? Is it because people prefer to be told what to think instead of being asked to think? If yes, could this preference explain some of the seeming madness going on in America today?
Kasich's proposal is right on the money. We need to reinstitutionalize patriotism. We need to reincorporate our values. And if history is any indicator, we ought to do it sooner rather than later.
The roots of this crisis go back decades, to a time when the American government thought it was more important to frustrate the Russians than to end a bloodbath. A natural question is, how long are we responsible for the sins and errors of the past?
"Unfortunately the Pentagon's attack is not on all religions," he said. "We are a Christian nation that is open to all religions
President Obama's religious philosophy is broadminded rather than regressive, openhearted and ecumenical rather than narrowly focused on the beliefs and dogmas of the most inflexible absolutists on the theological spectrum. His worldview does not reject out of hand the tenets of other faith communities.
The Japanese poet Ayako Miura once observed: "Our last great mission in life is to die well." By any measure, Frank Pastore didn't just die, he died well with the quiet confidence that many fellow true believers carry with them.