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How a Lowly Monk Ended Rome’s Bloody Gladiator Duels

BY LAWRENCE W. REED Fought in stadiums before tens of thousands of boisterous onlookers, ancient Roman gladiator duels are well known today—more than 1,600 years...

I hate the thought of four more years of this!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP my heart fails me at the opening such a campaign of bustle & fatigue: the unlimited calumnies of the federalists have...

I have to serve again, and it is THEIR fault.

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP I sincerely regret that the unbounded calumnies of the Federal party have obliged me to throw myself on the verdict of...

Seven, Eight … Nine Brothers in World War II

BY PAUL G. KENGOR, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Back during Memorial Day 2014, I wrote a piece on five brothers who served in World...

Which Is the Most Important

A WAY OF LIFE, L. TOM PERRY Many years ago at stake conferences, we would show a film clip to illustrate the theme of the...

Maintenance of a Free Society – Milton Friedman

FREE ENTERPRISE ZONE, FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES Milton Friedman, 1975 I want people to take thought about their condition and to recognize that the maintenance of a free...

Douglas MacArthur and the Soldier's Duty to God

American Minute with Bill Federer Douglas MacArthur was born JANUARY 26, 1880. He commanded in World War I, was superintendent of West Point, and the youngest...

Douglas MacArthur and the Soldier’s Duty to God

American Minute with Bill Federer Douglas MacArthur was born JANUARY 26, 1880. He commanded in World War I, was superintendent of West Point, and the youngest...

C.S. Lewis: Is War Always The Greatest Evil?

Daily Dabble in the Classics, C.S. Lewis The doctrine that war is always a greater evil seems to imply a materialist ethic, a belief that...

A Nation Raised up of God, A Debt of Honor, A Plea for Union

Liberty Letters, George Washington, 1783 CIRCULAR LETTER ADDRESSED TO THE GOVERNORS OF ALL THE STATES ON DISBANDING THE ARMY Headquarters, Newburgh, 8 June, 1783. Sir, The great object,...

Growth, Not Gifts! A Solution to Student Loans

JOSEPH J. HORTON, CENTER FOR VISION AND VALUES President Obama has been arguing for a number of plans to reduce the burden of student loans...

Memorial Day: Greater Love Hath No Man Than This

American Minute with Bill Federer Southern women scattered spring flowers on the graves of both the Northern and Southern soldiers who died during the Civil...

Sacrifice

A Way of Life, Elder Dallin H. Oaks I believe that Latter-day Saints who give unselfish service and sacrifice in worshipful imitation of our Savior...

Jesus Teaches About The Widow’s Mites

Old World Witness For Christ In the Gospel of Mark  we read about a certain widow who, being very poor, cast into the temple treasury...

Until We Meet Again

A Way of Life, President Thomas S. Monson My brothers and sisters, may we strive to live closer to the Lord. May we remember to...

Unselfish Service

A Way of Life, Elder Dallin H. Oaks Our Savior gave Himself in unselfish service. He taught that each of us should follow Him by...

Cross Displays in Military Under Attack

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice The aggressive tactics of atheist organizations move into high gear during the Christmas season. As I told you...

A Tribute to Our Veterans & Troops

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice It is a day to honor those men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces - the...

Obedience is Better Than Sacrifice

Old World Witness For Christ And Samuel said, Hath the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the...

Faithfully Pay Tithing, and You Shall Not Be Burned

American Scripture Behold, now it is called today until the coming of the Son of Man, and verily it is a day of sacrifice, and...

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