The Briefing -
The Briefing -
R. Albert Mohler, Jr.
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Cultural commentary from a Biblical perspective
Friday, October 23, 2020
PART 1: What Are the Key Takeaways from Last Night’s Debate? The Candidates Make Final Arguments PART 2: Biden Says Courts Are “Getting Out of Whack” — The Left Won’t Be Satisfied by Biden’s Proposed Commission PART 3: Amy Coney Barrett’s Nomination to the Supreme Court Advances from Judiciary Committee to Full Senate PART 4: Economic Inequality and “Super Cities” — As Economic Activity Moves to Lead Cities, Secularization and Moral Change Follow This post: Friday, October 23, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 23
25 min
Thursday, October 22, 2020
PART 1: Pope Francis Supports Civil Unions for Homosexual Couples: The Pope Undercuts the Teaching of His Own Church PART 2: Three Big Lessons Evangelicals Should Learn From the Pope’s Latest Statement on Homosexuality PART 3: Will There Be Any Major Party on the American Political Scene That Doesn’t Surrender to the Moral Revolutionaries? This post: Thursday, October 22, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 22
24 min
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
PART 1: A Threatening Judgment from the Left: If You Don’t Get with the Progressivist Revolution—Wait for It—You’re on the Wrong Side of History PART 2: What Is the Common Good and Who Gets to Decide What That Is? Understanding the Argument PART 3: Intellectual Honesty Lost—Do the Words of a Text Actually Endure? PART 4: Who Was the Biggest Loser in the Amy Coney Barrett’s Confirmation Hearings? Probably Sen. Diane Feinstein, the Ranking Democratic Member of the Judiciary Committee This post: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 21
28 min
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
PART 1: An Act of Terrorism in the Heart of France: Killing of Teacher and Macron’s Call for a French Version of Islam Raise Huge Questions PART 2: Secular France Faces a Theological Problem: Why You Can’t Meet a Theological Argument with a Sociological Argument PART 3: A Battle for the “Soul” of the Nation: Is America Still the Nation with the Soul of a Church? This post: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 20
27 min
Monday, October 19, 2020
PART 1: Joe Biden Wants You to Know He Supports the Entire LGBTQ Revolution . . . Including Transgender Children PART 2: You Can’t Stay Ahead of the Revolutionaries, No Matter How Hard You Try: Not Even Joe Biden’s Radical Comments Can Appease the LGBTQ Activists PART 3: A Rare Moment of Intellectual Honesty about Transgender Ideology: Biological Males Competing in Women's Sports Is Absurd, Even The Economist Knows It PART 4: As Peach County Goes, So Goes the Nation? Georgia’s Electorate Is Changing and Turnout May Be More Important Than Persuasion This post: Monday, October 19, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 19
25 min
Friday, October 16, 2020
PART 1: Undercutting the Legitimacy of the Democratic Process: Both Major Candidates Have Spoken Irresponsibly about the Legitimacy of the 2020 Election PART 2: The Challenges of the Voting Process in a COVID-19 Reality: Why a Delay in Election Results Could Undermine American Confidence in the Vote PART 3: Plot to Kidnap Governors Northam and Whitmer Is Immoral, Illegal, and Illegitimate: A Republic Cannot Withstand Terrorism From Within PART 4: A Sign of the Imago Dei: Our Actions in the Present Have Consequences in the Future, Even if That Action Is Casting Your Ballot This post: Friday, October 16, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 16
26 min
Thursday, October 15, 2020
PART 1: Confirmation Hearings for Amy Coney Barrett Conclude: What Are Super Precedents and Is Roe v. Wade One of Them? PART 2: Senator Hirono Chastises Judge Barrett for Using the Term “Sexual Preference” — What’s it All About? PART 3: The Breakneck Speed of the Sexual Revolution: Merriam-Webster Updates Dictionary Hours After Hirono’s Attack on Barrett’s Choice of Vocabulary PART 4: What Goes Around Actually Doesn’t Come Around? “Karma” Doesn’t Mean What Many Westerners Might Think This post: Thursday, October 15, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 15
25 min
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
PART 1: Joe Biden Is “Not a Fan” of Court Packing? Why the Former Vice President Won’t Give a Clear Answer on the Issue PART 2: House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Create Process to Examine Presidential Sanity: When Something “Isn’t about the Election,” It’s Always about the Election PART 3: What Kind of Government Does the United States Have? There’s a Distinction Between Direct Democracy and a Constitutional Republic . . . And It Matters This post: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 14
25 min
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
PART 1: The Issues Revealed—On the First Day of the Confirmation Hearings the Big Issues Arise, in the Senate and in the Press PART 2: Watch the Language: What’s the Difference Between a Right and a Fundamental Right? PART 3: Who Gets to Decide Political Issues? The Legislature or the Supreme Court? Why the Platform Policies of the Left Depend on Judicial Activism This post: Tuesday, October 13, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 13
23 min
Monday, October 12, 2020
PART 1: All Eyes on Washington, DC as Confirmation Hearings Begin for Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett — What to Watch For as the Hearings Unfold PART 2: The Politics Will Be Front and Center in Today’s Confirmation Hearings: America’s Senior Political Class in the Spotlight PART 3: Challenges to Religious Freedom in the Midst of the Pandemic: Churches and Other Religious Groups Face Discrimination From Overreaching Governments This post: Monday, October 12, 2020 first appeared on:
Oct 12
26 min