Reflections on Life & Liberty
Reflections on Life & Liberty
Let's Stop Being 'Nice'

The gooey, saccharine-sweet niceness demanded of us by politicians isn’t found anywhere in the Bible.

When it came to the ruling elite of the day, those people who profited from self-dealing and cronyism, Jesus was anything but nice. He called them “serpents” and a “brood of vipers.” He described them as “whitewashed tombs” and murderers. These words weren’t directed at the occupying Romans, or the atheists, or adherents to other religions; they were pointed at His fellow Jews.

As Michael Quinn Sullivan explains in this podcast, there was nothing “nice” about those words. But they ware true, honest, and actually a kindness by giving voice to those who were oppressed.



Legislating Morality

All law is a matter of morality; the only question is if that law is in keeping with, or foreign to, the moral precepts of holy scripture.


Be A Leader

As a self-governing nation, each of us are supposed to be the leaders. Do we act like it?