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A Call to Conscience

Robert1824 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 6:34 PM
Oh poppycock ! Oh bunk ! oh baloney ! Oh hogwash ! Christians are not being "martyred" in America and no one is "persecuting " them . Ken Conor is nothing but a childish,whining crybaby for saying they are . There is not one Christina in America who is being "persecuted" for being a Christian . However, the bigots among them are facing well-deserved harsh criticism and resistance. That's not the same thing as "persecution".

"Theological courage calls the inner-man to ignore his buckling knees and take theologically driven stances that, while potentially controversial, are righteous in nature." So write Owen Strachen and Andrew Walker in a recent article discussing Hobby Lobby's stance against Obamacare's onerous trampling of religious liberty.

The idea of martyrdom, be it physical, social, or financial, is a strange concept to the American mind. The word conjures images of ancient inquisitions, tyrannical princes, and subjugated peoples. In the modern context, we hear stories of brave souls standing up for liberty in the face of Communist regimes in North Korea and China...