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Should Christians be political?

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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

President Bush meets Pastor Bonhoeffer (in 600 pages!)

By Gustav Niebuhr How many Americans, over their first cup of coffee of the day, ask themselves, “I wonder what … Continued

Can religion solve conflicts in the Middle East?

By Bishop Dr. Munib A. YounanCommon Ground News Is religion the problem in the Middle East conflict? Or can religion … Continued

An Evangelical leader’s open letter to Anne Rice

Dear Anne, When I read your Facebook comment about “quitting Christianity for the sake of Christ” I thought of several … Continued

Evangelicals for immigration reform

Like tens of thousands of other Americans, I’ll be in Washington D.C. this Sunday in the March for America rally … Continued

Can war or violence ever be necessary?

Q: Is there such a thing as a ‘just war’? In his Nobel speech, was President Obama right to speak … Continued

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Cheap Grace in Senate’s Apology for Slavery

Last week, the U.S. Senate passed “S. Con. Res. 26: Apologizing for the enslavement and racial segregation of African-Americans“. This … Continued

Compassionate Faith: Not an Oxymoron

Regrettably, often when people think of faiths they remember the worst of it. Each tradition has its own history of … Continued