Editorials

Observe Human Rights Day in December; "It Is Our Baby" | Robert Parham, Human Rights, Baptist World Alliance, Baptists
Observe Human Rights Day in December; "It Is Our Baby"
By: Robert Parham
Baptists must reclaim our heritage as human rights advocates. We can help church members know that history by observing Human Rights Day in December and know how human rights is Jesus' agenda. Read More ...
Robert Parham

A Path Forward After Midterms: A Kind Word Turns Away Anger | Robert Parham, Partisanship, Speech, Civility
A Path Forward After Midterms: A Kind Word Turns Away Anger
By: Robert Parham
Political power has shifted. Will it lead to more partisan fragmentation, public frustration and government failure? Or will both parties seek collaborative effort and the common good? Read More ...
Robert Parham

10 Principles for Just Money | Robert Parham, Just Money, Capitalism
10 Principles for Just Money
By: Robert Parham
As the Christian faith developed Just War principles to guide governments and soldiers, we need Just Money principles to guide governments and financial traders – and bankers. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Word of Thanks: Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due | Robert Parham, Thanks, EthicsDaily
Word of Thanks: Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due
By: Robert Parham
EthicsDaily.com makes a difference for one simple earthly reason: our community. That includes our staff, our board and our readers. It's time to share our grateful thanks with them. Read More ...
Robert Parham

7 Bible Words for Evangelicals and Pentecostals | Robert Parham, Creation Care, Climate Change, Evangelicals, Pentecostals, Interfaith
7 Bible Words for Evangelicals and Pentecostals
By: Robert Parham
Given the global growth and dynamism of evangelical and Pentecostal communities, it's vital to double up our efforts to engage them in climate change. Here are seven biblical words for those conversations. Read More ...
Robert Parham

4 Action Ideas For Building a Larger TV Audience, Making a Moral Difference | Robert Parham, Through The Door, National Religious Broadcasters Network, EthicsDaily TV, Prisons
4 Action Ideas For Building a Larger TV Audience, Making a Moral Difference
By: Robert Parham
Before "Through the Door" premieres on Oct. 9 on National Religious Broadcasters Network, you can help spread the word via these four ways. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Evangelical Community in Syria and Lebanon Declares "State of Emergency" | Robert Parham, Middle East, ISIS, Religious Freedom, Evangelicals, Arab Baptist Theological Seminary, Lebanese Society for Educational and Social Development, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon
Evangelical Community in Syria and Lebanon Declares "State of Emergency"
By: Robert Parham
Evangelical leaders in the Middle East have issued a "state of emergency," warning that the Christian presence there could be annihilated. Read More ...
Robert Parham

"Duck Dynasty" Patriarch's Phil Robertson Plan for ISIS Sounds Like Holy War | Robert Parham, ISIS, Holy War, Just War, Duck Dynasty
"Duck Dynasty" Patriarch's Phil Robertson Plan for ISIS Sounds Like Holy War
By: Robert Parham
"Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson cherry-picks Bible verses to justify his convert-or-die theology. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Micro-Justice Initiatives Trump Macro-Justice Rhetoric | Robert Parham, Social Justice
Micro-Justice Initiatives Trump Macro-Justice Rhetoric
By: Robert Parham
We often hear calls for "macro-justice"—sweeping actions for social change to correct wrongs. Frankly, we need more micro-justice initiatives for social change and less macro-justice rhetoric. Read More ...
Robert Parham