Leaders of several national organizations will hold press conferences in Washington, DC and Tallahassee, FL at 12 p.m. EST tomorrow. They will call on President George Bush and Florida Governor Jeb Bush to use their executive powers to protect Terri Schiavo from starvation. Among those to speak: Dr. Paul Schenck, National Pro-Life Action Center on […]
Author Archive for: Daniel J. Sparks
About Daniel J. Sparks
Anglican minister, teacher, speaker, and writer.
Entries by Daniel J. Sparks
That long-dreaded day arrived this morn. All of men’s wicked machinations have brought us this day. Make no mistake: this is not the triumph of some great cause; it is the downfall of our nation. The judges and the lawmakers and the governors and the presidents have had their hands in this work. So have […]
Justice Tom Parker delivered the following speech on January 14, 2005 at his investiture to the Alabama Supreme Court. May it please the Courts. Governor, Public Officials, friends and family, thank you for being here today. The defining question for the American people today is this: “By what standard?” By what standard shall we […]
This article by Victor Davis Hanson, published in Hillsdale College‘s Imprimis, gives great pause for thought when evaluating our situation in the “war on terror.” Mr. Hanson reviews General George Patton’s approach to warfare and applies some of the general’s principles to our current endeavors. I have to say that, though I don’t know a […]
A quote from C. S. Lewis, so clearly stating truth. The safest road to Hell is the gradual one–the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.