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Back to school – with the Bible

In college towns around the nation, sales might be up for the Bible for Dummies. And certainly, searches on Wikipedia … Continued

Analysis: The unexpected evangelical silence on Mitt Romney’s Mormonism

Now that Mitt Romney has sewn up the Republican nomination, the GOP can move beyond a tumultuous primary season. But … Continued

Guidelines seek line between free speech, bullying

WASHINGTON — When Sally tells Jimmy that he’s going to hell for believing in a false religion, is that Sally … Continued

Selective highlighting of scriptures has gone viral

2011 began with some bleak news for Muslim-Christian relations around the world.Recent attacks against churches in Iraq, Nigeria and Egypt … Continued

Do Muslims have equal rights?

By John Esposito In recent weeks, Republican politics and attempts across America to block the building of mosques have underscored … Continued

Wicked faith

Q: Can you be a feminist and oppose abortion in all circumstances? Can you be a person of faith and … Continued

Conversion or recruitment?

Q: Is there a problem with proselytism overseas by U.S. religious groups? Isn’t sharing one’s faith part of religious freedom? … Continued

Unveiling anonymous comments

JUST LAW AND RELIGION By Michael Kessler Columnists and bloggers toil to put words and thoughts in good order. We … Continued

Losing Faith in a False Religion

True religious faith has every right to feel relieved that the civil religion we Americans call true religion is diminishing. … Continued

Obama, McCain, Palin and Religious (In)Tolerance

Ignorance and intolerance of the faiths or lack of faith of others is a huge problem in a world where … Continued

Are Catholics Christians?

While walking from St. Luke’s the other day, some out-of-staters pulled up in their car and asked excitedly, “Where is … Continued

Race Still Divides This Nation

The Question: Jeremiah Wright’s sermons continue to be an issue in the presidential campaign. Why? What do you think of … Continued

Pop Quiz: Who Would You Renounce?

Quiz See if you can tell who said what in this list of quotes: Answers at the bottom. 1. After … Continued

Islam as a Political Football

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued

McCain, Parsley, Islamophobia and Politics

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued

McCain, Parsley, Hagee, and Apocalyptic Foreign Policy

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued

McCain’s Hate Problem

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued

Just Another Deflection

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued

Violence Against Innocents Should Be Renounced

Leaving aside John McCain’s relationship to televangelist Rod Parsley, whom I’ve never heard of, there’s nothing particularly shocking about calling … Continued

Parsley’s Mindset Not All That Needs to Change

The Question: John McCain’s spiritual guide, televangelist Rod Parsley, calls Islam a “false religion” that should be “destroyed.” Should McCain … Continued