What is the basis for freedom of conscience and human rights? We dissect the underpinnings via the "Golden Triangle of Freedom" concept: freedom requires virtue, virtue requires faith and faith requires freedom.
Special Guest: Os Guinness, author of A Free People's Suicide: A Free People's Suicide: Sustainable Freedom and the American Future
What are human "rights"? Where do they come from? Atheist Andre Salais of The Unbelievers Blog and Pastor Vocab discuss the concept of individual rights: freedom of conscience, speech, religious liberty and a brief excursus on the Canaanite judgment.
Special Guest: Andre Salais, President of The Secular Student Alliance at Arizona State University.
EPISODE #110 Two days before the presidential election, the Backpack Radio team discusses their thoughts on the possibility of a Mormon president in Mitt Romney. We ask our guests to share their viewpoints about this while keeping Scripture at the center of the discussion.
The Gospel of Glenn Beck [10/10/2010]
The recent "Rally on the Lawn" shows the problem with "American Civil Religion". What happened - and is happening - and why is this a problem? What are the reactions from evangelicals? Is "Americolatry" Christian? Is Glenn Beck Christian? The Gospel is the answer to all this - but how?