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The Bible Hardly Mentions Homosexuality, Right? Not Exactly . . .

Scripture is consistent and unambiguous: homosexual activity is not God’s will for his people.

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A Rallying Cry for Interfaith Climate Action

People of all faiths must speak out together about climate change as a moral issue.

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Who Is a Jew? What Is a Christian?

Both Jews and Christians argue about who they accept into their respective camps.

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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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Ray Donovan Is the Best Religious TV Show You’re Not Watching

Showtime’s well-acted, head-spinning crime drama wants to get us thinking about religion.

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Is the Hebrew Bible Single-Minded on Singlehood?

The pressure observant young Jews feel to marry comes straight from the Bible. But is there biblical wiggle room?

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Israeli Government Offers Free Abortions to Women aged 20 to 33

The 2014 “health basket” of medical services and medications approved by Israel’s cabinet will cover some 6,300 abortions.

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Whose Jews?

A Pew Research Center survey of American Jews found that 62 percent say being Jewish is mainly a matter of ancestry and culture, while just 15 percent say it’s a matter of religion.

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Immigration reform a mandate for Jews, Christians and Muslims

For the three Abrahamic faiths (Judaism, Christianity and Islam), hospitality to the stranger and alien among us is embedded deep in our DNA.

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My virtual Jewish congregation

Jewish congregations have come late to the potential of reaching live audiences through multimedia.