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Let’s not just have another ‘conversation’ on race

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Thumping the Bible: O’Reilly, gay marriage, and theology

I never thought I would write these words, but I agree with Bill O’Reilly (in part). O’Reilly is vigorously defending … Continued

A holy impatience: Supreme Court must right a great wrong on marriage

GETTY IMAGES Same-sex marriage proponent Kat McGuckin of Oaklyn, New Jersey, holds a gay marriage pride flag while standing in … Continued

Women get a shot: Martha Raddatz rules the vice-presidential debate

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Ain’t no mountain high enough

On Sunday morning our gospel choir sang an extraordinary song by Kurt Carr called “For Every Mountain.” When I watched … Continued

Will Romney trump ‘birtherism’?

Gerald Herbert AP Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, to endorse Republican … Continued

Osama Bin Laden anniversary: Torture apologists try again to justify the unjustifiable

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Culture wars and actual wars: The GOP debate and bombing Iran

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Pew study shows dramatic growth in religious advocacy

Mixed in with the thousands of corporate lobbyists on Capitol Hill each day is an unusual troop: religious advocates whose … Continued

Don’t push Black Friday into Thanksgiving

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