Halloween and the Power of Evil
Richard J. Mouw, First Things

Given the present cultural realities. . . it is important to use the occasion to say some things to them about how Christ has overcome the powers of evil.

Evangelical Leader Preaches Pullback From Politics, Culture Wars
Neil King, Jr., Wall Street Journal

Russell Moore of the Southern Baptist Convention says it is time for evangelicals to tone down the rhetoric.

The Federal Takeover of Catholic Education
Anne Hendershott, Crisis Magazine

Although the Common Core was designed to address problems in the public schools, many Catholic schools have decided to adopt the Common Core standards also.

Religion and the Foundations of Morality
Kenneth W. Kemp, Public Discourse

We don’t need to know that God exists to know good from bad. It is enough to know human nature—what kind of being we are and what kind of actions will bring us to fullness of being.