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Will U.S. action in Syria hasten the extinction of Christianity in the Middle East?

SANA/Via EPA — A undated handout picture shows a church in the Maaloula village, northeast of Damascus, Syria. Fighters from … Continued

Why many Methodists still oppose same-sex marriage

Signs display messages about gay marriage in front of the Devon Park United Methodist Church polling site on Tuesday, May … Continued

Dear Tony Blair: Islam is not the problem

(Photo credit: Patrick McMullan) In response to the continuing pedophilia epidemic which has rocked the Catholic Church around the world … Continued

Evangelical Catholics on offense

STEFANO RELLANDINI REUTERS Pope Benedict XVI waves to faithful from his ‘Popemobile’ upon his arrival to conduct an open-air mass … Continued

A conversation with OIC secretary general

AP Protesters chant anti-government slogans during a rally in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt on Oct. 19, 2012. Several thousand … Continued

A post-election lesson for Americans from Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church

AP Bishop Tawadros will be ordained Nov. 18, 2012, as Pope Tawadros II. He will be the spiritual leader of … Continued

Christians push for new immigration process as they support deferred status

AP Felipe Sousa Matos, of Brazil, holds his Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) papers during a news conference in … Continued

Franklin Graham: In response to people living with HIV/AIDS, like Jesus, we have to reach to them, love them and heal them

Sarah L. Voisin WASHINGTON POST WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 22: Event-goers look at AIDS quilts on display. Thousands gathered near … Continued

John Bryson Chane: Interfaith work remains important to protect religious minorities

AFP/GETTY IMAGES Egyptian Coptic Christians demonstrate outside the state radio and television building in central Cairo on March 8, 2011, … Continued

Ash Wednesday in the Holy Land

 Although it’s Ash Wednesday, and Jerusalem has been revered as sacred in Christianity for some 2,000 years now, you won’t … Continued

Should Christians believe in soul mates?

Toby Talbot AP Valentines are posted on a storefront Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012 in Montpelier, Vt. “Soul mates are people … Continued

Should Christians be political?

Karlowac / Alamy ALAMY Question mark outline made from wooden rosary on white background Christians often struggle with Romans 13:1-5, … Continued

King’s speech

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

Let’s debate the Gospel

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

Will there be Christmas in Iraq?

By Leonard Leo and Talal Eid As Christians around the world prepare to celebrate the birth of Christ, their brothers … Continued

Homosexuality in I Corinthians and I Timothy

Part five of a series of posts on homosexuality in the Bible.

Wanted: straight Christian allies

By Dr. Steve McSwain Fact: I am a Christian. Fact: I am straight. Fact: For too long, many in the … Continued

Christians and bullying: standing with gays and lesbians

Q: Why does religion play such a central role in debates about homosexuality? My mother used to give us kids … Continued

An open letter to religious leaders on gay youth suicides: it’s time to act out loud

Dear Clergy Colleagues: It’s Monday morning, and you are probably not quite ready to think about next weekend’s sermon. Perhaps … Continued

“Christianity” not necessary when you have Christ

Author Anne Rice said last week that she was ‘quitting Christianity:’ The once-lapsed Catholic wrote that she was could no … Continued