By Carl R. Trueman, First Things - Flags typically serve as rallying points for unity. They point to something a culture considers sacred. The Stars and Stripes was, for many generations, precisely such a rallying point in America. The fact that flag burning, while protected by the Constitution, was deemed by both its opponents and proponents to be remarkably serious, speaks to this: One cannot desecrate that which is not considered sacred.
By Susan Jones, CNSNews - Roy's main point was this: "We have a Second Amendment because we understand in this country that there are some things, inalienable rights, that you cannot justly take away from a free and equal human being... “Tyrants disarm the people they intend to oppress. Those are the facts," he said.
By Complicit Clergy - In a recent episode of the Field Hospital podcast, Cardinal Blase Cupich advocated for gun control in the wake of recent mass shootings. In his statement issued after the tragic shooting in Uvalde, Texas, Cupich took aim at the National Rifle Association and stated “The Second Amendment did not come down from Sinai.”
Author Don Schwager, Servants of the Word - Matthew 5:27-32 - "You have heard that it was said, `You shall not commit adultery.' But I say to you that every one who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. If your right eye causes you to sin, pluck it out and throw it away ...