Cart Before the Horse

[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles page.]            Jesus Christ, the only begotten Son of God (John 3:16), identified both the “horse” and the “cart” in regard to the respective obligations of all mankind: Thou…

The Christian and Persecution

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page.] Introduction Life is a testing ground, a time of probation. The tests, trials, temptations, and challenges come in many forms and from many sources. Some are easily recognized because they are so painful…

Life Begins at Conception—So Abortion Is Murder

[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our New Uploads page.] January 22 marks the forty-seventh anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision. In that span 61,670,000 totally innocent, helpless human beings have been slain in the womb in the birth process,…

Declaring War on the Fellowship of The Lord’s Church

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page.] Introduction  Satan and all of his minions outside the church have always opposed it. He did his best to prevent the Lord from establishing the church in the first place. Although he was…

Roman Catholicism —Lest We Forget…

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles  page.] Introduction The news media gave wall-to-wall coverage to the illness and recent death (April 2, 2005) of John Paul II, the Roman Catholic Pontiff. I do not recall hearing anything, whether from…

Another Response on Humanism.

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles  page.] How strange it is that those who pride themselves in being most liberal toward and tolerant of every philosophy, lifestyle, and religion can be exceedingly intolerant toward those whom they judge to…

Respect for Scripture

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles  page.] Of the Law of Moses Jesus said: Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least com­mandments, and shall teach men so, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever…

“Put Things Right”

[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles page.] NASA launched Voyager Spacecrafts 1 and 2 in 1977. They continue to make space exploration history on several counts. After sending back stunning pictures of Saturn (1980), Uranus (1986), and Neptune (1989), Voyager…

Intellectual Snobbery

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles  page.] The not-so-well-educated should not despise the well-educated—or vice versa. Yet so often those who obtain advanced degrees lose all of the humility they may once have had. A case in point is…

Ben Franklin Spanks Tom Paine

[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles   Tom Paine was a colonial patriot, credited by some with being the “Father of the American Revolution.” He was given this moniker chiefly for his January 1776 pro-independence pamphlet, titled, Common Sense,…