More on Natural Disasters

Late-night cross-country prayers help a mother find solace, faith

CRANFORD, N.J. — Every Friday at 2 a.m. JoAnne Whalen’s cell-phone alarm goes off and the 60-year-old wakes up in … Continued

Oklahoma Muslims aid in tornado relief in bid to build bridges

Oklahoma is probably one of the tougher places to be a Muslim in America, but Muslims have stepped in to … Continued

Natural disasters and climate change

Guarding a neighborhood after the Oklahoma twisters. (Brennan Linsley/AP) Pastor Mark Driscoll, who ministers in Seattle, told a Catalyst gathering … Continued

Where was God in Oklahoma?

Teachers carry children away from Briarwood Elementary School after a tornado destroyed the school in Oklahoma. (Paul Hellstern / Oklahoman … Continued

State of the Union: How we remain divided

JIM WATSON AFP/GETTY IMAGES The US Capitol stands lit ahead of US President Obama’s State of the Union address in … Continued

SIDEBAR: Muslim views of the Apocalypse

Muslim and Christian views of the Apocalypse are remarkably similar, albeit with a different ending. As in the Bible’s Book … Continued

Seneca Falls, Selma and Stonewall: Obama and the arc towards inclusion

POOL REUTERS President Barack Obama arrives at his second inauguration at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in … Continued

Poll: More than one-third of Americans see signs of end times in extreme weather

WASHINGTON — More than a third of Americans believe the severity of recent natural disasters is evidence that we are … Continued

Pope Benedict XVI joins Twitter, plans mobile app

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican unveiled Pope Benedict XVI’s Twitter account on Monday (Dec. 3) as it announced a series … Continued

Nontheists respond to Hurricane Sandy

BLOOMBERG Debris covers the front steps of a home destroyed during Hurricane Sandy in Union Beach, N.J., on, Nov. 3, … Continued