Holy Land Religious Leaders claim, “POLITICAL PERSECUTION LEADS TO THE CLOSURE OF CHRISTIANITY’S HOLIEST SITE”

Deal W. Hudson February 27, 2018 The following is a press release and statement from THEOPHILOS III, Patriarch of Jerusalem; FRANCESCO PATTON, Custos of the Holy Land; NOURHAN MANOUGIAN, Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem regarding their decision to close the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to protest Israel’s taxation of Church property. Readers should be aware that… Continue reading Holy Land Religious Leaders claim, “POLITICAL PERSECUTION LEADS TO THE CLOSURE OF CHRISTIANITY’S HOLIEST SITE”

The Simple Reason Why We Should Hope Hell Exists

Deal W. Hudson March 31, 2018 You’ve heard that Pope Francis may not believe in the existence of Hell, but all Catholics should hope he is wrong.  Why? The simple reason is this: Take away Hell, and you have taken away human freedom, dignity, and the imago Dei (Genesis 1.27). It’s relatively simple, also, to understand why… Continue reading The Simple Reason Why We Should Hope Hell Exists

Pope Francis Gives the Democrats a Gift — But It Won’t Work

Deal W. Hudson April 11, 2018 Writing for NEWSMAX, I explained why Pope Francis’s recent attempt to set abortion and immigration on the equal moral ground cannot be rationally defended. Yes, they have the principle of ‘loving thy neighbor’ in common, but they are distinctly different kinds of moral judgments. Pope Francis get’s it. He… Continue reading Pope Francis Gives the Democrats a Gift — But It Won’t Work

What My Son Needs to Know Which I Learned Too Late

Deal W. Hudson May 8, 2018 The one vivid memory I have of my grandmother, Nana, my father’s mother, was her sitting in a rocking chair smoking one cigarette after another while I sat on the floor of her darkened bedroom, the tall curtains drawn and the air filled with smoke. It was the annual,… Continue reading What My Son Needs to Know Which I Learned Too Late