Author: James Riley - page 3

Give it a Rest

Please, James White, in trying to sympathize with Al Mohler’s constituency problems (video link, apx: 33:00)  it doesn’t do any good to lament his problems with “buildings named after slaveholders.”  George Washington was a slaveholder. George Whitefield owned slaves. We can celebrate the end of slavery without detracting from the achievements of those caught up..

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Zuck the Schmuck..

This sort of Thing.. Honestly, this is one of the things that frosts me the most about a Facebook jailing.  It’s not just that you can’t post content, although that’s bad.  You aren’t even given the courtesy of communicating with your friends, either on Facebook, or off it.  There’s no — “would you like to..

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We Win A Battle — Now On To The War!

The Government Will Buy Your Chalkboard.. ..As Long As You Forfeit The Bill of Rights Wrong. Our lawsuit against Claremont School district, (background here) filed by Thomas Eastmond’s Firm, has prevailed in its first big test. A federal judge has ruled today that.. “..the Court finds Riley has standing to pursue his claims.” “..the private..

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The Statement on Social Justice

So what do my friends think of this? Signed by Douglas Wilson and James White, NOT signed by John Piper and Russell Moore.. From the statement.. “We reject any teaching that encourages racial groups to view themselves as privileged oppressors or entitled victims of oppression.” (more…)

Hey, So What’s With Those Chariots, Adonijah?

Now Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, “I will be king.” So he prepared for himself chariots and horsemen with fifty men to run before him.  His father had never crossed him at any time by asking, “Why have you done so?” And he was also a very handsome man, and he was born after Absalom. (more…)