J. Matt Barber Articles http://www.cnsnews.com/source/73649/feed en Muslim Go BOOM! http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/muslim-go-boom <p><i></i></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/muslim-go-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary homophobia homosexuality Islam Islamophobia Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:50:09 +0000 michael.morris 866904 at http://www.cnsnews.com You Will Live Forever http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/you-will-live-forever <p><i> <pp_img type="node" title="Britain Olympics Lonodn 2012 Jesus Statue" caption="FILE - In this May 30, 2011 file photo, the statue of Christ the Redeemer is seen with the Sugar Loaf mountain at back in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.</i></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/you-will-live-forever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary eternal life revelations the world is dying Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:16:30 +0000 michael.morris 864815 at http://www.cnsnews.com High School Rule-Makers Endanger Female Athletes http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/high-school-rule-makers-endanger-female-athletes <p> <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/pat-griffin-and-derrick-gordon" title="Pat Griffin and Derrick Gordon"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Pat%20Griffin%20and%20Derrick%20Gordon.jpg" width="220" height="143" title="Pat Griffin and Derrick Gordon" alt="Pat Griffin and Derrick Gordon" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(Pat Griffin and Derrick Gordon - AP Photo)</p></div>The inmates are running the asylum in Indy.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/high-school-rule-makers-endanger-female-athletes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Indianapolis National Federation of State High School Associations NFHS transgender Mon, 01 Dec 2014 15:54:26 +0000 michael.morris 861831 at http://www.cnsnews.com Obama Buddy, HRC Founder Charged with Sexually Abusing Boy http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/obama-buddy-hrc-founder-charged-sexually-abusing-boy <p><i>“It seems to me that in the gay community the people who should be running interference for NAM/BLA are the parents and friends of gays. Because if the parents and friends of gays are truly friends of gays, they would know from their gay kids that the relationship with an older man is precisely what 13-, 14-, and 15-year-old kids need more than anything else in the world.”</i></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/obama-buddy-hrc-founder-charged-sexually-abusing-boy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary gay rights movement homosexuality Obama Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:51:17 +0000 michael.morris 860023 at http://www.cnsnews.com The Crucifixion of Pastor Scott Lively http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/crucifixion-pastor-scott-lively <p><i>“Remember what I told you: ‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, they will persecute you also. If they obeyed my teaching, they will obey yours also.”</i></p> <p>– John 15:20</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/crucifixion-pastor-scott-lively" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary intimidation judicial activism same-sex marriage Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:28:14 +0000 michael.morris 857314 at http://www.cnsnews.com Supreme Court, ‘Gay Marriage’ and the Easter Bunny http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/supreme-court-gay-marriage-and-easter-bunny <p>There is no such thing as the Easter Bunny.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/supreme-court-gay-marriage-and-easter-bunny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Easter Bunny same-sex marriage Supreme Court Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:05:35 +0000 michael.morris 854806 at http://www.cnsnews.com Lesbian Extremist Mayor and Her Unabashed Political Corruption http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lesbian-extremist-mayor-and-her-unabashed-political-corruption <p>Should we make an example of her?</p> <p>Absolutely.</p> <p>I was born in Waco, Texas, and lived in Houston, so I’ve got a dog in this hunt. Really, we all do.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lesbian-extremist-mayor-and-her-unabashed-political-corruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Houston Houston Mayor Annise Parker subpoenaed pastors Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:39:04 +0000 michael.morris 852529 at http://www.cnsnews.com U.S. Funnels Billions to Child-Beheading ‘Freedom Fighters’ http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/us-funnels-billions-child-beheading-freedom-fighters <p>It’s hard to tell the good guys from the bad guys anymore. You’ve seen it in the news. It has shocked and horrified the civilized world.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/us-funnels-billions-child-beheading-freedom-fighters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary ISIS Muslims Planned Parenthood Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:58:18 +0000 michael.morris 850156 at http://www.cnsnews.com ‘LGBT’: The ‘T’ is for Tyranny http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lgbt-t-tyranny <p>Tranny tyranny. Strike that. “LGBT” tyranny. Lesbian, gay, bisexual tyranny. That, generally speaking, is what’s <a href="http://www.wnd.com/2014/10/major-u-s-city-demands-oversight-of-sermons/">on display</a> in Houston right now. But trust me: Unlike Vegas, what happens in Houston will, most definitely, not stay in Houston – not if liberals continue to have their way.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lgbt-t-tyranny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Houston LGBT same-sex marriage tyranny Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:45:32 +0000 michael.morris 847741 at http://www.cnsnews.com What the ‘Gay Marriage’ Debate is Really About http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/what-gay-marriage-debate-really-about <p>It’s called Pandora’s Box.</p> <p>And the Supreme Court just opened it.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/what-gay-marriage-debate-really-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary gay marriage natural law same-sex marriage Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:58:24 +0000 michael.morris 845099 at http://www.cnsnews.com The Magical Land of Progressitopia http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/magical-land-progressitopia <p>There once was a land, a magical land, with a chicken in every pot. And in this land, which was called Progressitopia, there were two peoples. There were those who saw the world as it was, and there were those who saw the world as they oh-so-very-much wished it could be. The former were called the Trads, and the latter, the Progs.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/magical-land-progressitopia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christianity Commentary progessives Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:51:04 +0000 michael.morris 842677 at http://www.cnsnews.com A Lesbian’s Eyes Opened: ‘You Don't Hate Us!’ http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lesbian-s-eyes-opened-you-dont-hate-us <p><i>“Projections have shown that if current trends continue, half of all gay and bisexual men will be HIV-positive by age 50.”</i></p> <p>– The <a href="http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2014/09/25/behind-the-increase-in-hiv-infections-among-gay-and-bisexual-men/">Wall Street Journal</a>, Sept. 25, 2014</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/lesbian-s-eyes-opened-you-dont-hate-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Commentary HIV LGBT activists Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:42:29 +0000 michael.morris 839978 at http://www.cnsnews.com The Verdict Is In: Limbaugh's 'Jesus on Trial' http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/verdict-limbaughs-jesus-trial <p>Attorney, author and columnist David Limbaugh is a man after my own heart. He’s also a man after my own mind. That is to say, as both a fellow member of the bar and follower of Christ, I tremendously appreciate how David approaches the hot button issues of the day. He carefully probes them within the framework of an objective, lawyerly and evidential analysis.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/verdict-limbaughs-jesus-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary David Limbaugh Jesus on trial Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:07:37 +0000 michael.morris 837525 at http://www.cnsnews.com Federal Judge Envisions ‘Rape License’ for ‘Right to Rape’ http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/federal-judge-envisions-rape-license-right-rape <p>Judge Richard Posner, a federal judge with the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, recently become a hero to the pro-“gay marriage” left when, by way of a “legal analysis” free from the troublesome constraints of logic, case precedent, biology, tradition and reality in general, he managed to somehow discover a long-hidden constitutional “right” for two dudes to get “married.” “How can tradition </p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/federal-judge-envisions-rape-license-right-rape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Posner rape Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:10:35 +0000 michael.morris 834942 at http://www.cnsnews.com How Christian Kids Should Deal With ‘LGBT’ Peers http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/how-christian-kids-should-deal-lgbt-peers <p><i>Note: It is for columns like this that I created a “Hate Mail” folder in Outlook.</i></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/how-christian-kids-should-deal-lgbt-peers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christianity Commentary homosexuality public school raising children Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:24:32 +0000 michael.morris 832477 at http://www.cnsnews.com How We Told Our Kids About Sex http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/how-we-told-our-kids-about-sex <p>It was the summer of 2011. We were visiting friends in North Carolina one weekend for a lovely wedding on the beach. Our strong-willed, opinionated and hyper-inquisitive children, a boy and two girls, were, at the time, 10, 7 and 6 respectively. My gorgeous, though Chicago-tough and Sicilian-sassy, wife and I were at lunch with the kids at a little seaside café the following day.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/how-we-told-our-kids-about-sex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary kids Scripture sex sexuality Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:41:13 +0000 michael.morris 830562 at http://www.cnsnews.com You Might Be An Apostate If http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/you-might-be-apostate-if <p>“<i>For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions.</i>”</p> <p>– 2 Timothy 4:3</p> <p>Dear false prophets, false teachers and Christian apostates of every stripe:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/you-might-be-apostate-if" target="_blank">read more</a></p> apostates Christian Commentary Scripture Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:57:32 +0000 michael.morris 828018 at http://www.cnsnews.com Flash: Christians Actually Far Less Likely to Divorce http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/flash-christians-actually-far-less-likely-divorce <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG /> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--> <p class="MsoNormal"><a name="147e490663a12134_comment6491b48e-2727-43"></a></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/flash-christians-actually-far-less-likely-divorce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christians Commentary divorce Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:34:14 +0000 craig 825813 at http://www.cnsnews.com Finding Joy Amid This World’s Chaos http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/finding-joy-amid-world-s-chaos <p><i>"You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come." </i>- Matthew 24:6</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/finding-joy-amid-world-s-chaos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chaos Commentary Tue, 05 Aug 2014 20:18:07 +0000 craig 821889 at http://www.cnsnews.com Left Moves to Outlaw Christianity http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/left-moves-outlaw-christianity <p>The mask is off. All pretense has been dropped, and the anti-Christian left's boundless depth of hatred for individual liberty, our First Amendment and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) is now on full display.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/left-moves-outlaw-christianity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary outlaw Christianity Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:18:00 +0000 craig 816027 at http://www.cnsnews.com Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was Right ... Sort of http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/ruth-bader-ginsburg-was-right-sort <p>While reams have already been penned examining the implications of last week's Hobby Lobby decision, most of what's been written, particularly in the liberal press, has missed the point entirely.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/ruth-bader-ginsburg-was-right-sort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Hobby Lobby Ruth Bader Ginsburg Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:31:23 +0000 craig 812201 at http://www.cnsnews.com What to Do When Forced to Perform 'Gay Weddings' http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/what-do-when-forced-perform-gay-weddings <p>Churches in Denmark are now compelled, by law, to host same-sex "weddings."</p> <p>America is next.</p> <p>Tyranny's appetite is insatiable. The secular-left's hunger for power and control over its detractors can never be satisfied. To outwardly succumb and affirmatively capitulate to their pagan demands will never be enough.</p> <p>Thought control is the goal.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/what-do-when-forced-perform-gay-weddings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary gay weddings Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:21:24 +0000 craig 805017 at http://www.cnsnews.com Six Truths About Pornography http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/six-truths-about-pornography <p>The Bible is the "word of truth." It's mankind's user manual. It's the blueprint, even in suffering, for a joyful and fulfilled existence in this life, and an incomprehensibly glorious eternity in the next.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/six-truths-about-pornography" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary pornography Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:23:40 +0000 craig 799992 at http://www.cnsnews.com Thank God Men and Women Are Different http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/thank-god-men-and-women-are-different <p>A priceless vein of God’s infinite wisdom and creative beauty can be found marbled throughout the marvelous and myriad differences he established between the two sexes – male and female.</p> <p>Thank you God for blessing us with “the other.”</p> <p>“The Lord God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him’” (Genesis 2:18).</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/thank-god-men-and-women-are-different" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary God man marriage woman Tue, 27 May 2014 14:29:31 +0000 melanie 797987 at http://www.cnsnews.com Blind Squirrel Finds a Supreme Court Nut http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/blind-squirrel-finds-supreme-court-nut <p>While, in the vast majority of their constitutionally-related writings, the Founding Fathers were explicit that the judicial branch of government is effectively <a href="http://www.wallbuilders.com/libissuesarticles.asp?id=1464" target="_blank">the weakest of the three,</a> such is not the case with today's modern misapplication.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/j-matt-barber/blind-squirrel-finds-supreme-court-nut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Supreme Court Mon, 12 May 2014 20:46:13 +0000 craig 793007 at http://www.cnsnews.com