A Falling Out for Christians and Public Schools

Rod Dreher reprints a correspondence between one of his readers and their child's school principal, regarding a teacher's lesson on transgenderism and sexual orientation. As the emails indicate, the parents had requested advance notice if their child's classrooms were going to teach on the topic, so as to officially request an exemption. When that didn't …

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Atheism Is Not Endearing

While looking for something else, I stumbled across this quote from the actor/atheist Hugh Laurie. I find my atheism is becoming more marked with each passing year. I once prided myself on a relaxed and respectful attitude to other people's beliefs, but I'm finding it harder to keep that up. I might find myself taking …

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How “God’s Not Dead” fails Christian students

I took the plunge that I had been studiously avoiding and turned on God's Not Dead, the evangelical blockbuster movie from last year that has thus far raked in cash, awards, and even designation as the "best Christian movie of the year." I had seen beforehand its 17% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and read thoughtfully …

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