God, as has often been noted in this election season, is neither a Republican nor a Democrat. From this obvious truth many people draw the conclusion that their choice in candidates and policies is therefore morally equivalent. It isn’t.
There are certain issues that transcend political parties and partisan politics and for Christians who believe in the Biblical ideal of justice, the protection of innocent human life, and defense of human dignity, are nonnegotiable.
What is the most essential principle of a liberal democracy? What concept is so foundational to Western culture that is must be protected at all cost? What, if anything, sets our civilization apart from all those that have come before? Continue reading →