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The cult of violent radical Islam

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Florida’s anti-Sharia law problematic, and not only for Muslims

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After Vatican screening of ‘Muslim Scare’ video, a call for dialogue

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Anti-sharia laws: Legislating religiosity

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American exceptionalism: power disguised as virtue

Washington Post political reporter Karen Tumulty wrote Monday about the growing use of the idea of “American exceptionalism” by political … Continued

Scriptures on homosexuality must be read in context

Speaking to a meeting of Hasidic Jewish leaders on Sunday, New York GOP gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino said, “I don’t … Continued

Religion is not the cause of conflict

Mideast peace talks resume this week, with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton traveling to Egypt and Israel for negotiations between … Continued

God, politics and health care reform

As President Barack Obama signed the health care reform bill into law, I wept. Surely, its passage represents the presence … 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

God of us all?

Q: What’s your reaction to Sunday’s decision by voters in Switzerland to ban construction of minarets, the slender towers from … Continued