Tag Archive for Religion

What Do YOU Think About the Role of Religion in the Presidential Election?

  [I]n this particular election I think (Republican pundit) Peggy Noonan said it best “people are literally being given a doctrinal frisk, a pat down, about their (religion).” Candidates are being asked whether other candidates are going to heaven. That’s something really unique. That was Reed Dickens, of the Newport Beach corporate communications firm Outside…

Islamofacism: a Real Threat or Not?

Bill Maher, the host of HBO’s real time, suggested in his New Rules commentary Friday night that environmental threats pose a greater danger to us and our way of life than Islamofacism.  He talked about Al Qaeda’s crude and old weapons “arsenal” and the fact that they still issue videotaped threats on VHS. Maher disputes…

Thought-Provoking Documentary on Gays and the Church Now Showing in Irvine

While conservatives own talk radio, liberals own documentaries and in Irvine, we’re fortunate to have theater owners recognize there is an audience for this medium.   For the tolerance crowd, Irvine has some wonderful options for seeing thought provoking documentaries.   IN Woodbridge, the Edwards Westpark 8 has joined the University Cinema in showing documentaries, independent films and…

A Family Values Scorecard for the Ozzie and Harriet Crowd

Over at Red County/OCBlog, State Rep. Chuck DeVore is again touting his voting record on famly and social issues from a conservative interest group, the Capitol Resource Family Impact.  The scorecard isbased on how a legislator voted on an assortment of bills favored by conservatives.  And surprise, surprise, Dick Ackerman scored 100 percent and Chuck…

Iraq: What Now? What Next? Find Out This Sunday.

Hey, you! Are you looking for something meaningful to do on Sunday? Would you like to meet up with other people of faith who value peace and social justice? And would you like to hear from an expert on peace issues on how to end the Iraq War? If you’re looking for all of this…