Susan K. Smith




Stories by Susan K. Smith
Marriage in the Bible: Love prevails?

For years, I have privately mused that the Bible is a problematic book. As the holy book for Christians, it … Continued

A Jesus economy?

President Obama’s “Buffet Rule,” a plan that would have LEON NEAL AFP/GETTY IMAGES A man dressed as Jesus sits amongst … Continued

Hearings? For what reason?

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, will begin holding hearings Thursday on “the extent of … Continued

Political Islam an unfortunate hot potato

Former Arkansas governor and 2012 presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee found himself in hot water this week after he called Islam … Continued

Fear loses to faith and determination

Thousands of anti-Mubarak protesters celebrate in Cairo’s Tahrir Square Friday after hearing that Hosni Mubarak had stepped down as Egypt’s … Continued

My prayer for our presidents

With former Utah governor Jon Huntsman and former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney both believed to be gearing up for a … Continued

A president waits on the Lord

In a calm and subdued voice this morning, President Obama told people at the National Prayer Breakfast that “When I … Continued

Religion should be kept out of politics

Mike Huckabee, the conservative former Arkansas governor, this weekend said that he is concerned about Islam’s role in Egypt’s future. … Continued

Having the right vs. the right thing to do

In Texas, a Catholic bishop made two hospitals cease doing tube-tying operations for women who are not going to have … Continued

Death be not proud

For everything there is a season… So says the Bible, and so did our president oblige in his speech at … Continued