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10 Things Every College Student Needs to Know About Religion

I love teaching students about religion. But we’d go deeper and further every semester if everyone understood these 10 basic ideas.

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Why the Loss of Christians Is So Tragic for Iraq

The Christians who are being driven out of Iraq are taking with them a unique theological concept that could help heal the suffering country.

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A Somber Eid in West Bank

Usually a time of joy, the first day of Eid al-Fitr has been marked by mourning for the lost lives in Gaza.

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Breaking the Ramadan Fast in the Company of Jews

Despite continuing violence in Israel and Gaza, Muslims and Jews are coming together this Ramadan to promote interfaith community.

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One of America’s Best Kept Religious Secrets

Could the growing Bahá’í religion revolutionize our political sphere?

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What Does it Mean to Be a Muslim at Yale University?

What happens when a Yale student spends a month with the Muslims in her midst.

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Blasphemy and Apostasy Laws: Islam or Hislam?

How anti-Qur’anic rulings lead to negative misconceptions about Islam.

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Understanding Peaceful Islam: A Muslim Response to Herb Silverman

It’s a mistake to impugn Islam based on moral or intellectual failings of intolerant and dangerous Muslims.

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Six Scenes of My Interactions with Muslims: The Good, the (Mostly) Bad, and the Ugly

I’m an equal opportunity critic of religions. But when it comes to human rights, I’m far more concerned about Islam.

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Baptist Seminary Admits Its First Muslim Student

Seminary president says the chance to admit a Muslim “provided a chance for us to have an influence on his life.”