Our economy of low wages and corporate greed is not what God intends for human life.
This is the racist legacy of slavery and its aftermath, as typified in Civil War symbolism.
(Jessica Rinaldi: Associated Press) “Thank you to God, for whom we are all equal.” So Malala Yousafzai, who was shot … Continued
Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg Good government is not the enemy of the people, either in the Bible, or today in … Continued
Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg We now know the date when our fragile economy recovery will die unless Congress votes to … Continued
As mass shootings increase in the U.S., there is a terrible sense to them.
Syrian refugee children play with swings at the Bab Al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz, near the Syrian-Turkish border. (Reuters/Giath Taha) … Continued
Women chant anti-government slogans during a demonstration in Idlib in northern Syria in 2012. (Rodrigo Abd — AP) Are women … Continued
Pyramids Mycerinus, Chephren and Cheops at Giza with Cairo suburbs in background, Giza, Egypt, Africa (Anders Blomqvist/) Two years ago, … Continued
Reuters photo In a recent contribution for On Faith, former Chicago Theological Seminary President Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite denounced U.S. drone … Continued
“You’re a Muslim, so why did you write a book about the founder of Christianity?” is the beginning question in … Continued
As Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. reminded us in his “Letter from a Birmingham Jail,” “One has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws.” Marrying Tom and Nick was for me a profoundly personal and quintessentially pastoral act.
(Elaine Thompson/AP) Imagine you are taking a Christian ethics class, and as your professor I give you this multiple-choice question … Continued
AP AP This undated photo provided by Bill Richard shows his son, Martin Richard, in Boston. Martin Richard, 8, was … Continued
As a Christian theologian, I gladly accepted the invitation to speak at the conference “Secularism on the Edge: The Church … Continued
BAZ RATNER REUTERS An Israeli flag is seen in the background as a man casts his ballot for the parliamentary … Continued
STR EPA An Indian woman holds a placard during a prayer meeting in memory of a gang-rape victim in New … Continued
AFP/GETTY IMAGES President Obama pauses as he speaks during a memorial service for the victims and relatives of the Sandy … Continued
REUTERS President Obama speaks about the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., during a press briefing at … Continued
GETTY IMAGES Same-sex marriage proponent Kat McGuckin of Oaklyn, New Jersey, holds a gay marriage pride flag while standing in … Continued