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The Gospel According to Labor Day

Union leaders have forgotten the religious roots of organized labor in this country.

COMMENTARY: Immigrants Are Us

WASHINGTON — More than any other organized religion in the United States, the Catholic Church is an immigrant church that … Continued

Evangelicals launch $250,000 immigration campaign

During the last attempt to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws in 2007, the Southern Baptist Convention never fully embraced a … Continued

An evangelical prayer for immigration reform

Today, in Washington, D.C., hundreds of evangelicals from across the country gathered to worship, pray and meet with legislators to … Continued

Arizona’s show me your stigma law

AP Members of Promise Arizona, Leonila Martinez, left, Patricia Rosas, and Gustavo Cruz, right, react to the United States Supreme … Continued

Why are evangelicals supporting immigration reform?

Americans believe there’s too much religion talk in the public sphere, and these days, it’s especially easy to be cynical. … Continued

Catholic bishops issue rallying cry for ‘religious freedom’

The nation’s Catholic bishops are calling on the faithful to pray and mobilize in a “great national campaign” to confront … Continued

Minister sees no choice but to fight for refugees

HIGHLAND PARK, N.J. — He is young and looks even younger than his 36 years. Yet in the midst of … Continued

2011: A big year for social conservatives

Darren McCollester Linda Dupere holds a sign at a Tea Party tax day rally April 15, 2011 outside the Statehouse … Continued

Should Christians apologize for enforcing immigration laws?

John Bazemore AP A protester reacts during a rally protesting Georgia’s new immigration law on the Capitol steps Monday, June … Continued

Henry Kissinger’s betrayal: a stark contrast with other American Jews in public life

By Menachem Z. Rosensaft There can be no question that the recently released White House recordings by the Nixon Presidential … Continued

A Catholic DREAM Act

The time is now in Catholic America to pass the Dream Act. Many in Washington are trying to make political … Continued

Catholic bishops, cardinals decry Arizona immigration law

By Bishop Gabino Zavala The Catholic tradition often speaks of the “dignity of the human person,” and we hear it … Continued

Bishops firm on immigration

Like Fordham football’s fabled “Seven Blocks of Granite,” the U.S. bishops are holding the line on immigration. Central to their … Continued

Suffer the little immigrant children

By Anthea ButlerUniversity of Pennsylvania and Patheos.com The First Lady’s recent encounter with a young girl who admitted that her … Continued

Immigration, charity and national integrity

Q: Illegal immigrants are flouting U.S. laws, but does affluent America (or Arizona for that matter) have a larger moral … Continued

What’s really immoral: slave wages paid to illegal immigrants

Q: Illegal immigrants are flouting U.S. laws, but does affluent America (or Arizona for that matter) have a larger moral … Continued

Illegal Immigration and Christian Values

Q: Illegal immigrants are flouting U.S. laws, but does affluent America (or Arizona for that matter) have a larger moral … Continued

Love thy illegal immigrant neighbor

By Rev. Erik Walker WikstromUnitarian Universalist minister and author A friend of mine recently wrote on her Facebook page, “As … Continued

The Supreme Court and the American mind

Why are we asking if the religious composition of the United States Supreme Court should be more representative of America’s … Continued