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Opposite games by politicians

The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to eliminate federal funding for Planned Parenthood, which provides abortions, along with … Continued

Take the nation back…where?

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

Atheism also a matter of faith

This weekend, Jon Stewart is holding “a rally to restore sanity” on the mall, two months after Glenn Beck’s religion-infused … Continued

Question everything

In recent debates between tea party endorsed Senate candidates and their Democratic opponents, faith has emerged as a campaign issue. … Continued

Bitter religious fighting over mosque plays right into al-Qaeda’s hands

By Evan F. Kohlmann The way that renowned Christian preacher Franklin Graham portrayed Muslims on a nationally-televised news broadcast last … Continued

Sharia is based on Ten Commandments

There is an emerging preemptive anti-Sharia movement in America as manifest by an Oklahoma legislator who is seeking to introduce … Continued

Fourth of July honor roll: champions of American secularism

Let us take a time out from each day’s bad news to recall that John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, in … Continued

Obama’s nod to the black church

By Edward J. Blumscholar, author contributor to Patheos.com Reports of the demise of the black church are most certainly exaggerated. … Continued

Hanukkah lights in Copenhagen

By Sybil Sanchezdirector, Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life This year, the first night of Hanukkah falls at the … Continued

Seven Suggestions for Christians in the Public Square

We have entered what columnist Kathleen Parker calls “a political era of uninhibited belligerence,” that is finding expression in sermons, … Continued