The Friday Five

December 18, 2020

5) Election uncertainty; 4) Doing shots (of vaccine); 3) China’s spies; 2) Seattle decriminalizes crime; 1) The Saturnalia star.

‘Devout’ Biden and Catholic Doctrine

December 17, 2020

CNN and Washington Post recently published pieces on the faith of “devout” Catholic Joe Biden, glossing over his support for issues that are contrary to Catholic doctrine.

Unraveling Revelation: The Christmas Star

December 14, 2020

The media is buzzing with the conjunction of the planets Jupiter and Saturn on December 21, the winter solstice. Many are calling this the Christmas star. Not so much.

Mahdi, Middle East, and Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2018

What people believe really does guide what they do, especially in the Islamic world. Dr. Timothy Furnish, an expert on Muslim eschatology, explains the differences between Sunnis and Shias and why their views on the end times make Sunni Muslims the bigger threat. Then Dr. Judd Burton explains why Christians can celebrate Christmas without guilt.

Merry Non-Pagan Christmas

December 23, 2018

Be convinced in your own mind. If you keep Christmas, or if you do not, do it for the Lord. Merry Christmas, and may God richly bless you and your family.

Fake history

November 19, 2017

The myth that Christmas is pagan is fake history.

SciFriday: Kids toys report to defense contractor

December 16, 2016

New toys for Christmas use voice recognition to listen to kids. But the toys record and send data, including location, to a defense contractor. And remember, anything connected to the web can be hacked.