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3 ways for Cardinal Dolan to show his ‘love’ for gay people

New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan took to This Week with George Stephanopoulos on Easter morning to talk about, among other … Continued

Saeed Abedini’s case a call to action for Christians

For the most part, we all know that there are places in the world where Christians undergo immense persecution for … Continued

Pastor to spend Christmas in Iranian prison, imprisoned for his faith

As we prepare to celebrate Christmas, a time of joy, hope, and peace on earth, we are reminded that in … Continued

Tutu urges Uganda to drop bid to jail gays and lesbians

NAIROBI, Kenya — Nobel Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Tuesday (Dec. 4) urged Uganda to scrap a controversial draft law … Continued

Romney, Obama and the elephants in the room

A previous version of the blog entry misspelled author Vishal Mangalwadi’s and Rabbi Daniel Sperber’s name. I could see Anwar … Continued

‘Mormon Moment’ RIP

GETTY IMAGES Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romneyconcedes the race on Nov. 7, 2012 in Boston. Thank goodness that the Mormon … Continued

‘With Liberty and Justice for ALL’

AP The Rev. Delman Coates, senior pastor of Mt. Enon Baptist Church in Clinton, Md., speaks while the Rev. Al … Continued

Prominent black clergy support Maryland same-sex marriage

Hamil R. Harris The Rev. Delman Coates, pastor of Mount Ennon Baptist Church in Clinton, Md., talks about the campaign … Continued

Democrats under fire for removing ‘God’ from party platform

The word “God” is nowhere to be found in the Democratic national platform this year, an omission Republicans have seized … Continued

Olympics ceremony won’t include moment for murdered Israelis

JERUSALEM — Despite international pressure — including support from both U.S. presidential candidates — the International Olympic Committee has refused … Continued

Obama pastor Jeremiah Wright’s message for young Christians

Chip Somodevilla GETTY IMAGES Rev. Jeremiah Wright, former pastor of the Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, Illinois, addresses … Continued

Why are Tibetans burning In Tibet and starving in New York?

China is on high alert in Tibet every March due to sensitive political anniversaries. Tibetans commemorate the March 1959 uprising … Continued

Pastors’ call for more faith talk in 2012 shows common ground elusive

After watching two prominent evangelical pastors talk for two hours about the importance of civility and Christian decency triumphing during … Continued

Working to save the life of a Christian pastor in Iran

A week ago, Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani was a relatively unknown Christian facing execution for his faith under Iran’s interpretation of … Continued

‘Muslims for Life’

On September 1, 2011, I launched the “Muslims for Life” campaign at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. I … Continued

Poll: U.S. Muslims optimistic about future

Jahi Chikwendiu WASHINGTON POST Maryam, 2, plays with her baby sister, Tasneem, 8 months. Ibraham Moiz, their father, is a … Continued

Social conservatives post-Huckabee

Guess whose photo appears right underneath an article in the latest edition of The Economist with the headline, “The silence … Continued

The elusive peace between Israelis and Palestinians

What does it mean for the future of the peace process that Ehud Barak, Israel’s Defense minister and head of … Continued

U.S. Christians meet with Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu

Last week, a coalition from Christians United for Israel, Texas Pastor John Hagee’s pro-Israel advocacy group, met with Israeli Prime … Continued

Countering the surge of Islamic fear with clarity

After 9/11 President Bush reminded Americans that the attack was the work of a few terrorists and not the Muslim … Continued