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Albert Mohler: Criminalization of Orthodox Christianity?

Will pastors in the Netherlands who affirm biblical Christianity face criminal prosecution?

That may well be the case.

Back in 2017, a group of evangelical Christians concerned about the confusion of the age wrote and adopted a statement that became known as the Nashville Statement—affirming a biblical understanding of marriage and human sexuality. That statement was addressing issues that the church faces in modern America—but, of course, the situation is not merely American, it is increasingly worldwide.

That takes us to a recent headline from the Netherlands: 250 Christian leaders have signed the Nashville Statement. And–what is so ominous—the Dutch government prosecution service is deciding whether or not the very signing and publication of the Nashville Statement is actually a violation worthy of criminal prosecution.

Yes, it’s ominous: Merely publishing and signing this statement may be, as the Dutch prosecution services indicated, a criminal offense.

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Are the Dreamers’ Dreams on the Line?

White House, Obamacare, shooting, Paris Climate Agreement

The Townhall Review – September 9, 2017

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announces the end of the DACA. Senator Tom Cotton speaks with Hugh Hewitt about the unconstitutionality of DACA and what President Trump is doing to clean up the mess former President Obama left behind. Dennis Prager looks at the sinister nature of the leadership in North Korea. Hugh Hewitt asks Al Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Seminary, why the need to sign the Nashville Statement. Michael Medved asks Steven Moore, of the Heritage Foundation’s Institute for Economic Freedom and Opportunity, about his recent column on keeping tax reform comprehensible and simple. Dennis Prager comments on a video that Prager University put together that challenges the statistics given by feminists. Larry Elder challenges John Mitchell, staff writer for Philadelphia Tribune, about the number one problem facing the black community. Michael Medved explains the latest from Bill Nye the Science Guy and why he is back in the news.

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