Western Civilization Progressives de-civilizing
Christianity

Look to the pagans to understand why Western Civilization matters

Without Western Civilization, we veer dangerously close to reverting to our pagan roots — roots watered with the blood of human sacrifice. For millennia, Jews have forbidden human sacrifice. Although there are myriad more sophisticated interpretations examining the Biblical narrative about the Binding of Isaac, the most basic interpretation was [Read More]

Happiness tragedy comedy
Faith

Two striking differences between the Islamic and the Judeo-Christian traditions, one of which is happiness

Today, for the first time, I noticed striking differences between the Islamic and Judeo-Christian traditions involving both happiness and predestination. Daniel Greenfield wrote about the interview Chelsea Handler did with Kumail Nanjiani, the Muslim star of HBO’s “Silicon Valley.” He complained that popular culture fails to focus on what fun [Read More]

Faith

Hey, It’s Purim Sunday Night!!!

And Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword….And the Lord said unto Moses, “Write this for a memorial in the book and tell it unto the ears of Joshua: for I will utterly blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven..the LORD will have [Read More]

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s speech and the Judeo-Christian religious tradition

I don’t know about you, but I thought Donald Trump’s inauguration speech was excellent. It was short, direct, and outwardly focused. By “outwardly focused” I mean that President Trump, unlike President Obama, did not anoint himself as a godhead through endless self-references. Instead, Trump made the American people the stars [Read More]

Politics

Two Eminent Rabbis On The Election…

It’s a foregone conclusion that a majority of the secular, non-religious Jewish vote will go to Mrs. Clinton for reasons I’ve explored already here. So I found the reactions of two well known and highly regarded Rabbis, both with secular educations as well as religious ones to be of interest. [Read More]

Judaism

The Jewish Left Lies About Tikkun Olam

by Robert J. Avrech I pay particular attention to the use and abuse of language by the left. The left has always lied and twisted reality to conform to its utopian ideology. But Barack Obama and the leftist media have ushered in a new Orwellian age where their morally depraved [Read More]