Why must this lesson constantly be re-learned? Attempts to improve humanity have been tried in various forms, including Prohibition, “moral re-armament,” the aforementioned Moral Majority (which one critic said was neither moral, nor a majority), the Christian Coalition, even the United Nations, to little avail.
Much of it is about fundraising and projecting an image of power and influence. Ignored is the inevitable decline of nations that forget history and abandon unchanging standards of virtue.
Liberty University is faced with an opportunity. It needs to bring in someone who has not only impeccable academic credentials, but also consistently practices his or her faith; someone who eschews keeping company with high and mighty politicians, preferring the company of the meek and lowly; someone who seeks approval from God more than the approval of political leaders.
Liberty University has hired an outside firm to investigate all aspects of Falwell’s tenure as president….