Editor, Liberty Magazine
Lincoln E. Steed is the editor of Liberty magazine, a 200,000 circulation religious liberty journal which is distributed to political leaders, judiciary, lawyers and other thought leaders in North America. He is additionally the host of the weekly 3ABN television show "The Liberty Insider," and the radio program "Lifequest Liberty."
September 28 2015
I write this after the release of the Papal encyclical on the environment but before Pope Francis’s September visit which is to include addresses to the U.S. Congress and the United Nations. We at Liberty, and all who value the resources our Creator has given us, applaud the document and that part of it which represents a “non-partisan” respect for the environment. However, I note the injection of a holy day into the discussion.
September 14 2015
The case of Kim Davis, clerk for Rowan County, Kentucky, has hit the big-time with her imprisonment and then release to appear before an exultant crowd with presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee by her side. Is she a Joan of Arc here to save the Republic for God or a zealot ready to incite to rebellion?
November 03 2014
The President is right to declare the Islamic State outlaw, as its actions defy norms of civilized behavior; but he is playing with fire in attempting a theological whitewash.
January 13 2014
This year for our 2014 Religious Liberty Campaign we are sharing the experience of Dr. John Sproad. John and his wife Arlene have lived lives of service even beyond their professional success in the medical field.
November 13 2013
The U.S. Constitution is quite explicit in its intention to prohibit the establishment of religion in the United States.
July 03 2013
If there were some divided opinion on the role of the Supreme Court and its activism, the June 26 twofer that put aside the Defense of Marriage Act and...
May 28 2013
Words mean a lot. We form thoughts and actions from them. It's vital we know what we mean by “religious liberty.”
May 02 2013
Disaster relief to rebuild churches is direct subsidy of operation. It
is not even egalitarian as the banter of the Supremes imagined—it will
reward those largest religious denominations either by congregation of
replacement value of the particular edifice.
April 03 2013
So where is the Supreme Court going to land on gay marriage? It is about as risky to project a court decision as it is to predict a new pope's identity.
March 07 2013
It is a given that any civil liberty loss has implications for religious liberty. But that equation can be writ large in the war on terror, as that conflict has everything to do with radical religious views and what nations consider religious threat.
February 14 2013
After the shock of September 11, 2001, it would seem that a certain numbness of sensibility has allowed the world to absorb a succession of otherwise near apocalyptic events. The February 11 announcement by Pope Benedict XVI that he will retire February 28 in some ways evokes a religious 9/11.
March 08 2012
School prayer has been a matter of serious contention for decades. In 1962 the Supreme Court in Engel v. Vitale determined that it is unconstitutional for state officials to compose a school prayer and have it recited in public schools. In some ways this case can be seen as a catalyst for two extremes since.