The new Battle of Fredericksburg

by Jerry Newcombe -- My Irish-American blood recoils whenever I hear the word "Fredericksburg." So many young Irishmen were sent to a needless early death because of the slaughter that occurred in more…

Your integrity: What else do you have?

by Jerry Newcombe -- The recent Kavanaugh kerfuffle underscores an important lesson for all of us: Your integrity is your most important asset. Period. What else does anyone have, ultimately? Meanwhile, there more…

The rank hypocrisy of the lying left

by Jerry Newcombe -- Sept. 27, 2018, was a low point in our country. In the morning Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testified that, when she was in high school in the early more…

The sliming of Kavanaugh: Alinsky would be proud

by Jerry Newcombe -- Brett Kavanaugh was on track – and hopefully remains on track – to become the next Supreme Court associate justice. But then came a last-minute allegation of attempted more…

Are they burning the Bible in China?

by Jerry Newcombe -- At the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., there is a display of many burned Bibles. This is the book that, down through the centuries, has been more…

Happiness: The Christians' vindication?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Many in our society seem to do everything they can to squelch Christianity, as the following examples illustrate: A retired Lutheran minister might get expelled from his retirement more…

10 examples of social-media censorship

by Jerry Newcombe -- The New York Times' slogan is famously, "All the news that's fit to print." I guess Facebook's slogan should be, "All the liberal news that's fit to print." more…

The key to solving America's racial divide

by Jerry Newcombe -- The one-year anniversary of the mêlée in Charlottesville, Virginia came and went recently. A poll found that most Americans feel that race relations in this country have worsened. more…