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Making meaning out of the holiday season

AP With the White House in the background and the National Christmas Tree at right, people stand for a song … Continued

Thanksgiving?

AP President Obama, with daughters Sasha, center, and Malia, right, carries on the Thanksgiving tradition of saving a turkey from … Continued

Becoming all-American Muslims

It took Muslims a full three months to figure out a strategy to counter the campaign against Cordoba House, otherwise … Continued

Rick Santorum makes faith pitch at GOP debate

Chris Carlson AP Republican presidential candidate former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks during a Republican presidential debate Tuesday, Oct. 18, … Continued

A prayer for 9/11

Mark Lennihan AP World Trade Center construction workers hold hands during a prayer at a ceremony for the September 11 … Continued

The impossibility of a socialist Jesus

Jesus was “pro-socialist,” American Christians are in thrall to Ayn Rand, and the early Apostles concocted a system of “egalitarian … Continued

Warren Jeffs, ‘Sister Wives,’ and American polygamy

Warren Jeffs, the spiritual head of a sect of the Fundamentalist Church Trent Nelson AP Warren Jeffs sits in the … Continued

Egypt Can Learn from Survivors

By Marci A. HamiltonAuthor, Professor and Patheos Columnist How do the powerless overcome the powerful? Sometimes it is a very … Continued

Miraculous demonstrations in Muslim world

By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach On countless visits to Israel the same questions have gone through my mind: How is it … Continued

This is no witch hunt

What do a military recruitment center in Baltimore, a Christmas tree lighting ceremony in Portland, and a smoking SUV in … Continued