“The threat of H1N1 did not prevent Bishop Thomas Aitken (NE MN Synod) from participating in worship at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Duluth. As a precautionary measure, those in attendance were directed to check their neighbor’s temperature at regular intervals throughout the service.”
Lutheran Bishop Munib Younan (Evangelical Lutheran Church of Jordan and the Holy Land) was a big fan of Yassar Arafat. Arafat is gone, but the Lutheran embrace of the Palestinian agenda continues, as Mark Tooley reports here.
Robert George deserves credit for at least getting the question right: What are the limits of reason? He claims there is an objective moral order to the universe which reason can see. But whether or not that is true, is, as noted in the New York Times, “a debate at least as old as the […]
Tom Friedman hopes for a civil war within Islam out of which moderate Muslims will emerge victorious. Who doesn’t? Tom Bevan advises him and other “hopeless optimists”: Don’t hold your breath. Read more here.