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Opposing abortion after 20 weeks isn’t extreme. It’s logical.

Texas state senator Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) speaks on June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Some believe that, except for … Continued

‘Man of Steel,’ man of God?

As the latest British actor to play an American superhero, Henry Cavill tries to jumpstart the cinematic Superman franchise with … Continued

Most Americans support lifting ban on gay Boy Scouts

(Eric Gay/AP) A wide majority of Americans support the Boy Scouts of America’s proposal to admit gay scouts for the … Continued

Reid attacks Romney over faith

Harry Reid, senior Democrat in Congress and the most powerful Mormon politician in the country, made the charge Tuesday that … Continued

Pluralism and prejudice: How conflicts over religious pluralism reveal America’s new ‘Sacred Ground’

The only Protestant running for president in 2012 is President Obama, an American of both a racially and a religiously … Continued

What JFK really said about separating church from state

John F. Kennedy’s address to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association on September 12, 1960 — the speech that Rick Santorum … Continued

It’s not just Santorum who believes in Satan

For many, Rick Santorum is a living, breathing, head-scratching, eyebrow-raising quote machine. In just a week, he can raise the … Continued

The high priest of evolution

Richard Dawkins is a high priest worshipping at the feet of Charles Darwin. Dawkins, who seems in his recent post … Continued

Rick Perry, evangelicals and evolution as ‘a theory’s that’s out there’

Melina Mara THE WASHINGTON POST Presidential candidate for the GOP nomination and Republican Governor of Texas, Rick Perry, faced a … Continued

We need a new Social Gospel: the moral imperative of collective bargaining

Where is Walter Rauschenbusch, the great theological voice of the Social Gospel, today? Well, he’s been in Madison, WI and … Continued

Same-sex marriage is a fundamental right

By Menachem Z. Rosensaft New York Republican gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino is far from alone in his bluntly stated opposition … Continued

The spiritual convergence of Rosh Hashanah, Eid al-Fitr and 9/11

By Rabbi Marc Schneier and Imam Shamsi Ali As American Muslims observe the last days of Ramadan and American Jews … Continued

George Washington: Founding role model

Dr. Peter A. Lillbackpresident, The Providence Forum and Westminster Seminary (Adapted from a commentary that first appeared in the Philadelphia … Continued

Susan B. Anthony: Pro-life feminist

By Marjorie Dannenfelserpresident, Susan B. Anthony List Two Susan B. Anthony scholars, Ann Gordon and Lynn Sherr, think they’ve struck … Continued

Pro-life feminism is the future

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

Majority support National Day of Prayer

By William Wan As the heated arguments and countdown to Thursday’s National Day of Prayer continue, a new poll shows … Continued

The enduring strength of the pro-life movement

By Daniel DarlingPastor, Gages Lake Bible Church I suppose most conservatives will engage in the sort of doom-and-gloom that typifies … Continued

Osama bin Laden and the Dalai Lama

Here’s a puzzling finding from the recent Gallup Poll on the attitudes of Americans towards different religions. Only two percent … Continued

Jews, Muslims can defeat common enemies

By Imam Mohammad Shamsi Ali and Rabbi Marc Schneier American Jews and Muslims can defeat a common enemy by working … Continued

Hating Muslims, hating Jews

Newsflash: People who hate Jews also hate Muslims. Anti-semitism is linked to Islamophobia. If you are spreading the former, you … Continued