Posts tagged "Jesus"

Rahm Emanuel: Take your holiday and shove it

At least the Creche survives secularism on the Daley Plaza. To be dedicated on Saturday. Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s decision to alter decades of tradition and call the Christmas tree that has long graced the Daley Plaza a “holiday tree” ┬áis marked by ironies. The greatest irony is the praise heaped on Emanuel for his “welcoming”... Read more »

78% believe Jesus rose from the dead

Is America still a Christian nation? It’s a much debated question, but it’s hard to deny the fact of America’s cultural heritage. That many refugees came to these shores to find religious freedom is more than mere symbolism. You could be deprived of life, liberty, property and happiness if you were the wrong religion–something that... Read more »
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