Jordan Lorence

Op-Ed Contributor

On the Passing of Edith Schaeffer

I first met Edith Schaeffer in October 1974. I had heard about the powerful ministry she and her husband Francis Schaeffer had started in the mountains of Switzerland to give answers to those with burning intellectual questions about the Christian faith.

President Obama's Department of Justice Once Again Rejects Protection for Religious Liberty

In contradiction to President Obama's words of his "unwavering support" for religious liberty and the "right to worship," his Department of Justice has decided not to support the right of religious groups to meet in empty public schools in New York City for their worship services. This decision is particularly surprising and disappointing because it reverses the support the DOJ has stated three times before in this case for the right of religious groups to meet in NYC public schools on the same terms and conditions that it allows other community groups to meet.