Virtual Voices

Page 2 of 452 

WORLD's online columnists offer news analysis from a biblical perspective and insightful opinions on topics that arise at the intersection of Christianity and culture.

Sending my husband off to school

Sending my husband off to school

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
Posted

Marriage | Before buying groceries this week I Googled “what to pack in your husband’s lunch.” I was then introduced to whole forums of women who have contemplated…

Scotland’s future hangs in the balance

By Cal Thomas
Posted

U.K. | “The best laid schemes of mice and men often go awry.” —Scottish poet Robert Burns, “To a Mouse” (1786) CAIRNRYAN, Scotland—For Americans whose…

A message in a bottle

A message in a bottle

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | My friend Kristen tells me that leaving a message on my cell phone is like putting a message in a bottle and tossing it in the ocean. This was her gentle way…

Theory du jour?

Theory du jour?

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Science | New lyrics: “For every theory, squirm, squirm, squirm / There is a season, squirm, squirm, squirm. / The search to knock out God goes on forever.”

Richard Dawkins, Down syndrome, and worldview

By La Shawn Barber
Posted

Religion | Richard Dawkins, a well-known atheist/agnostic, sowed the wind of controversy and reaped another online whirlwind of outrage when he made a statement…

Steady as she goes

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | If you have ever been on Route 38 in New Jersey, or any number of other highways divided down the middle by the famous Jersey barriers, you will know the…

If ISIS attacks again, what will U.S. do?

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Terrorism | The Obama administration is reportedly considering airstrikes in Syria against the terrorist group ISIS. The New York Times quotes “a top national security…

Marriage and race relations in the selfie generation

By Nick Eicher
Posted

Culture | Last week, I talked with John Stonestreet of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview about the recent racial strife in Ferguson, Mo., and an

Get on with it

Get on with it

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | The danger lurking in your attic is the photos. You went up among the gables to reorganize the clutter, but the box of disheveled 35 mm images beckoned to…

Souls that hate violence

By D.C. Innes
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | If you have ever seen or suffered bullying, a mugging, or violent rage, you can recall your intuitive, visceral sense of how evil and unnatural violence is.

The debate over ‘Homeschool debate’

The debate over ‘Homeschool debate’

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Back to School | Lots of folks are reacting to WORLD magazine’s story, “Homeschool debate: How to keep a few bad apples from spoiling the bushel,” from our Sept. 6…

Surviving attacks from Ebola and Twitter

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Dr. Kent Brantly, cured or healed (whichever verb you prefer) of the Ebola virus and outspokenly giving the glory to God last Thursday, quickly became red…

Page 2 of 452