Culture Friday, Robert George on religious liberty
Today’s news and Culture Friday with John Stonestreet with a look back at the culture of 2013 plus: Robert George addresses religious liberty upon receiving the 2013 John Leland Religious Liberty Award, and more
Christmas violence: For Christians in Iraq, what should have been a week of celebration was marred by senseless violence. Nearly 50 people were killed in three different explosions in Christian neighborhoods in Iraq.
Obamacare confusion: The ever-changing mandates and deadlines of Obamacare are causing headaches nationwide. Former Democrat strategist and Daily Beast columnist Kirsten Powers told Fox News this week, she’s worried the confusion could cause coverage gaps on January 1st.
Christian giving: AP’s Steve Coleman reports that Southern Baptist Convention President Fred Luter says there is one gift keeps on giving even though Christmas is over.
Business/economy: WORLD News Group’s Warren Cole Smith reports the Christmas rally continued on Wall Street on Thursday. All the major indexes were up, though trading remained light.
Culture Friday: 2013 in review
John Stonestreet of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview discusses the culture of 2013 as we enter the new year.
Robert George on religious liberty: ‘We have a job to do’
This segment features portions of a Dec. 13 address by Robert P. George, upon receiving the 2013 John Leland Religious Liberty Award from the Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. His prepared text is available here.
Robert George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, is the current chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.