Boy Scouts End Longtime Ban on Openly Gay Youths
Erik Eckholm, New York Times

The Boy Scouts of America on Thursday ended its longstanding policy of forbidding openly gay youths to participate in its activities, a step its chief executive called “compassionate, caring and kind.”

The Book We Still Can’t Spare
Lars Walker, The American Spectator

Without the Bible, can there be democracy?

New Wave of Fetal-Pain Abortion Bans Faces Court Scrutiny
Melissa Steffan, Christianity Today

As abortion laws in states such as North Dakota, Alabama, Arkansas, and Kansas have become more restrictive, critics have taken the new “fetal pain” restrictions to court.

If King Solomon Gave a Commencement Address
Joe Carter, The Gospel Coalition

What would the world’s wisest man say to the Class of 2013?