Instruction about world religions needs to start earlier and go deeper.
I’m grateful that my eight-year-old daughter is teaching me what it means to love beyond reason.
The dubious phrase does have something going for it — namely, controversy that could lead to conversation.
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While our support for religious freedom abroad might have limited resultants, we must remain vigilant at home.
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