Is Speaking Truth a Hate Crime?
Hate laws making their way through U.S. and British governments highlight the need for peaceful yet critical Christian witness. A 12th-century abbot leads the way.
A Problematic Mission?
Would the Spanish friars of California's historic missions have lobbied for the separation of church and state?
Benedictines, Franciscans, and Dominicans all sought to live by high ideals, but only one order matched Thomas's love for both spirituality and intellect.
Opponents of Allegory
The scholars at Antioch rejected allegory in favor of history. But their interpretive method led some into heresy.
In Search of the Real Balian
In Kingdom of Heaven, Sir Ridley Scott turns Balian of Ibelin into an agnostic, but what do we know of the Balian of history?
Finding God in a Box
Have archaeological discoveries like the James ossuary served or obscured the quest to verify the Bible?
One of the greatest frontier preachers and Methodist circuit riders.