Mark Tooley

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  • Apr 9, 2021
    It's conventional wisdom among some liberal Christians and others that conservative Christianity is to blame for USA church decline.
  • Mar 31, 2021
    USA Christianity must prioritize what is now unfashionable: evangelism.
  • Mar 4, 2021
    This week conservative United Methodists unveiled The Global Methodist Church, which will launch when the denomination formally splits. When will that split occur?
  • Feb 19, 2021
    A Vanderbilt University professor and ordained Baptist preaching at National Cathedral on MLK Day faulted American racism and much else on American Exceptionalism.
  • Feb 15, 2021
    An interview with Leonard Leo, longtime vice president of the Federalist Society.
  • Feb 4, 2021
    Hello this is Mark Tooley, president of the Institute on Religion & Democracy in Washington DC, with the pleasure of talking to the Reverend Dr. R. David Cox, who wrote a...
  • Jan 29, 2021
    Thank you for the honor of participating in this exchange with distinguished thinkers on nationalism, imperialism and integralism. I hope my response is equal to the task. This...
  • Jan 29, 2021
    Civil religion was prominent in last week’s presidential inauguration, especially in the prayers on the U.S. Capitol steps by a Catholic priest and a black Methodist preacher.
  • Jan 8, 2021
    It's been a sad day for American democracy. Our republic will survive but it has been uniquely wounded by the nation's elected chief magistrate, as none of his predecessors across...
  • Jan 6, 2021
    There has been a lot of social media hubbub about Congressman Emanuel Cleaver's recent prayer in the U.S. House of Representatives, which he closed with "amen and awoman," apparently...