The Marriage Mandate of the Federal Courts

The federal courts are on a rampage to strike down any semblance of state action declaring marriage to be exclusively a union between one man and one woman. The Montana Constitutional amendment, enacted by a vote of the people was struck down on November 19, and the ruling was made effective immediately. The District court order cited a 9th Circuit court of appeals decision striking down similar amendments in Idaho and Nevada. According to CNN, the judge had the following to say: “This Read more […]

Could Obama’s Illegal Actions Strengthen the Constitution?

Could it be that Obama’s Illegal Actions will Really Strengthen the Constitution? Many are wringing their hands over the fact that President Barack Obama will destroy the Constitution with his anticipated amnesty of illegal aliens. I think in fact his actions may strengthen the Constitution. Don’t get me wrong. Obama’s consistent actions defying the limits of the Constitution and exercising tyrannical executive authority are despicable. Many of his actions are impeachable offenses. And Read more […]

Law, Lawmaking, and Morality

All law and lawmaking is “religious” in the sense that it derives its authority to act from something outside of — above — itself.  In this country, that “something” that our law is based on is the Bible.  This is clearly apparent not only in the text of the Declaration of Independence, but it is also demonstrated in the texts of our earliest covenants, constitutions, law-codes, compacts and charters. And this fact is known and recognized by Christians and non-Christians alike.  For example, Read more […]

Elena Kagan is the Fox in the Hen House

“In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt As the Supreme Court conveniently looks at the issue of homosexual marriage, the Obama administration is asking the Supreme Court to strike down the federal law defining marriage as a union between only a man and a woman. The specific issue the Supreme Court will be deciding on is the Defense of Marriage Act, passed in 1996 to protect marriage as between a man and a Read more […]

Sam Donaldson Says America is No Longer Our Country

Promises of change made by revolutionaries in 18th-century France and 20th-century Russia were said to bring about a new world order that would arise Phoenix-like from the dead ideas of the past. Give us power and time and the bloody mess that’s today will fade in memory as we look forward to a glorious future. Promises, promises. When America’s founders called for change, they did it in terms of universally held principles that had as their source God’s law, both special and natural revelation, Read more […]