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June 03 2023 By dvirtue A RETURN TO FIDELITY: PRINCETON PROFESSOR'S BRILLIANT MOVE TO FLIP 'PRIDE MONTH' ON ITS HEAD

"Fidelity" derives from the Latin word "fides," meaning "faith" or "trust." The word implies "strict and continuing faithfulness to an obligation, trust, or duty," according to Merriam--Webster.

George freely acknowledged that "absolutely no one" gave him any authority to declare June "Fidelity Month." Nonetheless, he has done so, and I believe we as conservatives should join him in this effort.

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May 30 2023 By dvirtue Redefining words to reengineer society

As the mom of a 5-year-old and a 7-year-old, I'm horrified. Most young kids will have no idea what these things mean, but that is the point. The messaging and images are grooming kids to accept unnatural, sexually exploitive things as "normal."

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May 15 2023 By dvirtue POLL REVEALS 4 OUT OF 10 AMERICANS THINK RELIGION IS 'VERY IMPORTANT'

Findings from the survey also align with those of a Wall Street Journal-NORC poll released in March, confirming that 39% of Americans claim religion is "very important" to them. Interestingly, the WSJ poll found that 49% of participants -- 10% more than those who find religion important -- believed that they "know God really exists" and "have no doubts about it."

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May 01 2023 By dvirtue Most adults in 17 countries say belief in God not necessary to be moral, have good values: study

• The research, based on responses to the Pew Research Center's Global Attitudes Survey conducted in the spring of 2022, was released on April 20.

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April 02 2023 By dvirtue Nashville massacre of Christians shows the sexual revolution is turning more violent

The facts are depressingly simple. Audrey Hale started her journey as a young woman who became first a lesbian, and then a began to experiment with being transgender by dressing as a man when her parents left the house.

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March 29 2023 By dvirtue BLESSINGS AND CURSES: CHOOSE!

Forced to Be "Free"

Today's left-wing elites rely on the coercive powers of government officials and "woke" institutions to enforce their own concept of morality. But our founders believed that such moral values needed to be independent of governmental power (as codified in the Bill of Rights).

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March 24 2023 By dvirtue Report: LGBTQ Americans tend to be younger and have no religion

Meanwhile, almost half of LGBTQ Americans are young and claim no religion.

Those are among the findings of a new report on polarization and LGBTQ rights from the Washington, D.C.-based Public Religion Research Institute. The report, based on data from PRRI's 2022 American Values Atlas, looked at the views of 22,984 adults living in all 50 states.

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March 21 2023 By dvirtue JUSTIN WELBY CAN'T READ THE ROOM

Welby is hard to read because he is seemingly open and yet emotionally closed at the same time. Even before he landed the top job in the worldwide Anglican Communion, he was adept at not granting access to his inner world. The social polish you learn at Eton, with its arsenal of confident self-deprecation, is precisely the sort of self-protecting buffer zone that you need to survive being the nation's punch bag.

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March 21 2023 By dvirtue NEWTON'S LAW: FAUX APOLOGIA FOR CANCELING CALVIN

Robinson's public ministry paradoxically began by being canceled. In early 2022, Rev. Dame Sarah Mullally, now the bishop of London, had spent most of her adult working life as a nursing administrator. She was so cross that Robinson, as a colored man, would not accept the Leftist trope about the Church being institutionally racist that she canceled him. No ordination at her hands at St. Paul's in the Anglican diocese of London.

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March 15 2023 By dvirtue TRANSGENDER TIDE MAY BE TURNING

This puzzling rise in a poorly understood phenomenon has prompted some providers and European authorities to urge caution because of a lack of strong evidence.

In a new report from The BMJ Investigations Unit, an American women's health journalist, Jennifer Block, looked into the evidence base behind this surge in treatment. The BMJ [British Medical Journal] is one of the world's leading medical journals. Its misgivings cannot be dismissed as conservative fear-mongering.

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