Eric Metaxas

Christian Post Contributor

The Next Chuck Colson? There Are Thousands of Them

"Is Eric Metaxas the Next Chuck Colson?" That was the jarring Washington Post headline a couple of days ago. At least it was jarring to me, because the simple answer is an emphatic NO. But a more nuanced answer would be a very qualified "yes," but I'll get to that in a minute.

Our 'Godless Constitution': The Complicated Truth

This Fourth of July, I opened up the New York Times, and whammo! I found an extremely misleading ad sponsored by the Freedom From Religion Foundation. "Celebrate Our Godless Constitution," it read. The ad featured pictures of six founding fathers, and cherry-picked quotes that made it appear that these men were die-hard atheists—or at least, did not approve of Christianity influencing our nascent nation's government.

Wanting a Mom and a Dad: Children of Same-Sex Couples

The Supreme Court is deciding whether or not to redefine marriage – and we're hearing a lot of claims about how well children do when they're reared by homosexual couples. Sad to say, some of those claims are being made to the Supremes – and they are completely false.

How the West Really Lost God (Part 1)

Ten years ago, the preamble to the newly-drafted constitution of the European Union omitted any reference to Christianity. It was an unmistakable reminder of Christianity's diminished influence in a part of the world it helped create.

The Inhuman Abortion Industry: Seeing Is Believing

Some pro-abortion folks today are a little upset at a series of undercover videos released by Lila Rose. While not as grisly as the stories coming out of Gosnell's house of butchery, these videos nonetheless show the chilling and callous attitude of late-term abortion providers.

How Roe vs. Wade Gave Us Gosnell

The horrific stories from the abortion clinic of Kermit Gosnell are the brutally logical spawn of Roe v. Wade. As the liberal commentator Roger L. Simon has written, "The trial of Dr. Gosnell is a potential time bomb exploding in the conventional liberal narrative on abortion itself."