“This is your generation which has been killed by abortion”: Why one Canadian girl joined the pro-life movement

By Jonathon Van Maren Note: I wrote this profile for LifeCanada’s magazine, and it appeared in their last issue. Devorah Gilman first heard about abortion when she was three or four years old. “I thought it sounded like something the ancient Romans did and dismissed it as a horrible thing that probably didn’t happen much…

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Let’s pray for persecuted Christians who celebrate Christmas with fear and trembling

By Jonathon Van Maren December 24, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Nobody knows where Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian woman recently released from years on death row for “blaspheming” the Muslim religion, will spend Christmas. Her spokesman said only that it will be in a closed room in protective custody, to keep her safe from the mobs in Pakistan…

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US judge orders state to cut off male convict’s genitals so he can be jailed as ‘female’

By Jonathon Van Maren If you’ve ever wondered whether judges have the power to define or redefine reality, consider a recent ruling by Judge B. Lynn Winmill of Idaho’s U.S. District Court on December 13. According to ABC News—and notice the language used here—the state of Idaho “must provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate…

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Canadian province adds “prefer not to say” to drivers’ licenses to accommodate “non-binary” people

By Jonathon Van Maren December 19, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Once upon a time, it was recognized that the purpose of government identification was to identify the person to whom it was issued. It was generally agreed upon that this was a helpful way of confirming the identity of the carrier in any number of situations,…

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The faith of the American soldier–and how LGBT activists are backing military chaplains into a corner

By Jonathon Van Maren One of America’s key chroniclers of how the history of the United States has been shaped by the Christian faith is Stephen Mansfield, the author and co-author of over eighteen books, most recently Choosing Donald Trump: God, Anger, Hope, and Why Christian Conservatives Supported Him. His books The Faith of George…

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