Tag: Christianity

Both a right and wrong

No matter how stupid, insensitive, or self-serving we might think it is, the New Yorkers who wish to build a mosque near ground zero do have a right to build it.   As I’ve said in a previous post and comment, I don’t think anyone is questioning that right although I read a lot of partisan

Merry Christmas,

My first Christmas prayer for this holy day is to thank God for giving his Son to the world, so that we may choose everlasting life.  My second Christmas prayer is that we would all make this choice.  And lastly, I pray that everyone will have a merry little Christmas. Wally

Born again again?

Dean Kahn’s question for yesterday solicited readers for their attitude towards Muslims.  I assume it was to lay groundwork for the Herald’s upcoming Public can learn of Muslims series.  However, being an unmoderated and mostly anonymous comment section, any attempt to garner real cross sectional opinion regarding attitude towards Muslims was predestined to be a

Pants afire

I’ve kept silent about the topic of religion and Senator Obama, not because I think it is a non-topic, but rather it is such a huge multifaceted topic that I couldn’t figure a good place to start. Is Rev. Wright’s hate speak a sound Christian principle? If not, is it okay for a pastor to