The Briefing -
The Briefing -
R. Albert Mohler, Jr.
Cultural commentary from a Biblical perspective
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
PART 1: Theological Revolt in Germany Over Blessing of Same-Sex Unions — Is the Roman Catholic Church Headed for Civil War? PART 2: Three Rivers Tell a Theological Story: How the Tiber, the Rhine, and the Zambezi Explain the Catholic Predicament PART 3: There’s No Middle Ground on Sexual Morality — And Christians, Like the Apostle Paul, Must Be Clear about the Biblical Teaching on Marriage and Sexuality This post: Wednesday, May 12, 2021 first appeared on:
May 12
22 min
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
PART 1: The Modern Administrative State Embraces the Transgender Revolution: Where the Federal Government’s Money Goes, Its Moral Coercion Also Goes PART 2: You Were Warned: Radical Worldviews Reshape U.S. Federal Policy PART 3: “Birthing People”? Do You Perhaps Mean “Women”? The Invented Language of the Moral Progressive Agenda This post: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 first appeared on:
May 11
23 min
Monday, May 10, 2021
PART 1: Martin Luther Wouldn’t Recognize the Evangelical Lutheran Church Today: Lutherans Elect First Transgender Bishop in United States PART 2: The Southern Baptist Convention Faces a Familiar Test: Women Pastors, Women Preachers, and the Coming Test of the SBC PART 3: The Great Liberal Death Wish: There Are Deep Worldview Issues at Stake in the Decision of Whether or Not to Have Children This post: Monday, May 10, 2021 first appeared on:
May 10
26 min
Friday, May 7, 2021
PART 1: No Institution Is Safe from the Moral Revolution, Not Even a Foster Care and Adoption Agency: Just Look at What’s Happening in Kentucky PART 2: Continued Capitulation to the Moral Revolutionaries—Putting the Well-Being of Vulnerable Children at Stake PART 3: Corporate America Lines Up to Get on “The Right Side of History”: More Than 400 Major Companies Publicly Support the Equality Act This post: Friday, May 7, 2021 first appeared on:
May 7
24 min
Thursday, May 6, 2021
PART 1: A Clash of Two Rival Orthodoxies—And President Biden and Speaker Pelosi Are Right in the Middle of the Controversy PART 2: There’s a Civil War Within the Catholic Church: Which Vision for the Future of the Roman Catholic Church Will Prevail? PART 3: The U.S. Birth Rate Continues to Plummet: There’s Much More Going on Here Than Just Economics. The Central Issue Is Moral This post: Thursday, May 6, 2021 first appeared on:
May 6
25 min
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
PART 1: A Government Takeover of Raising Children: What’s at Stake in President Biden’s Plan to Expand Government-Funded Child Care? PART 2: When We Talk about a Parent Staying Home to Care for Children, Do We Really Mean a Mom? Actually, We Do. PART 3: The Left Claims to Know What’s Best for Moms: Examining an Audacious Claim from the Social Elites PART 4: You Can Buy a Smoothie Maker in France, But Not a Desk Lamp? The Expansive French Bureaucracy Makes No Sense and Never Backs Down This post: Wednesday, May 5, 2021 first appeared on:
May 5
27 min
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
PART 1: “Male and Female Created He Them” — Another Important Biblical Distinction Christians Must Affirm PART 2: A Mass Delusion Demanding Universal Capitulation: Two Rival Justice Claims Square Off in Idaho and in California Over Transgender Persons Competing in Women’s Sports PART 3: Why Do Revolutions Rarely Ever Deliver on Their Promises? A Look at the Failed Paris Commune on the 150th Anniversary of Its Fall This post: Tuesday, May 4, 2021 first appeared on:
May 4
25 min
Monday, May 3, 2021
PART 1: Scientists Blend Cells to Form Human-Monkey Chimera: The Absolute Necessity of Maintaining the Distinctions That Scripture Makes PART 2: Is Human Dignity Just Considered a Taboo Now? When You Surrender One Part of the Biblical Worldview, the Eventual Unraveling of the Whole Worldview Is Predictable PART 3: There’s a Clear Distinction Between Biblical Marriage and Every Other Type of Human Relationship: Will We Deny or Display the Glory of God? This post: Monday, May 3, 2021 first appeared on:
May 3
26 min
Friday, April 30, 2021
PART 1: An Increasingly Godless America: Good Thing or Bad Thing? The Answer Depends Completely on Your Worldview PART 2: Considering an Argument About to Explode Before Our Eyes: Is Christianity Just Another Form of Identity Politics? PART 3: The Left Is Moving So Quickly to the Far Left That No One Can Keep Up . . . Not Even Yesterday’s Humanist Hero, Richard Dawkins This post: Friday, April 30, 2021 first appeared on:
Apr 30
27 min
Thursday, April 29, 2021
PART 1: President Biden Addresses Joint Session of Congress: What’s the Big Meaning of the President’s Vast Proposals? PART 2: President Biden Unveils His Proposal to Redefine American Society Through Unprecedented Spending . . . And Shows That His Greatest Political Skill Is Tone PART 3: The LGBTQ Revolution Is Officially a Part of American Foreign Policy as the “Pride Flag” Is Authorized to Fly on Flagpoles at American Embassies and Consulates Around the World This post: Thursday, April 29, 2021 first appeared on:
Apr 29
25 min