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Christian ethicist Jean Bethke Elshtain dies at 72

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Poll: Americans see gay marriage as inevitable

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Ten Commandments in Texas public schools?

Texas State House representative Phil Stephenson has introduced a resolution calling on all public schools to display the Ten Commandments. … Continued

The moral mandates around gun control

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Journey from Oak Creek to Newtown

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Does God hear our cries?

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LGBTQ student groups at Catholic colleges form pro-equality association

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Mitt Romney, Mormon: This I know

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When gay-bashing goes viral

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Guidelines seek line between free speech, bullying

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