9 Things You Should Know About the Boston Marathon Bombing
Joe Carter, The Gospel Coalition

Last week an attack during the Boston Marathon killed three people and wounded more than 180. Here’s what you should know about the terrorist bombing incident.

Boy Scouts proposal: let in gay youth, keep out gay adults
Atossa Araxia Abrahamian, Reuters

The Boy Scouts of America on Friday proposed lifting a ban on gay scouts but maintaining a prohibition on gay adults from leading troops, a compromise that attempts to end a fight that has split the century-old American institution into bitter factions.

Kermit Gosnell and the Politics of Abortion
Ross Douthat, New York Times

The only things missing from this clean, airtight, entirely consistent argument are, well, all the dead babies in the Gosnell clinic.

The Devil They Know: Regime Change and Christian Persecution
John Stonestreet, Christian Post

Democracy is a good thing, but the persecution of Christians that can result from democracy is not.