More on Religious Bodies

Donations to religious institutions decline for second straight year

WASHINGTON — Post-recession America is beginning to open its wallet to charities again, but is not giving as generously to … Continued

When religion and spirituality collide

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, the leader of the Church of England and the worldwide Anglican Communion, recently announced that … Continued

Pro-life movement motivated to protect helpless children

The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to eliminate federal funding for Planned Parenthood, which provides abortions, along with … Continued

Religious leaders must safeguard life

2011 began with some bleak news for Muslim-Christian relations around the world.Recent attacks against churches in Iraq, Nigeria and Egypt … Continued

A verdict on faith-based partnerships under Obama and Bush

“Obama stimulus pours millions into faith-based groups,” read the title of a December 3, 2010, Politico article. It reported that … Continued

The logic of Christian marriage

Chelsea Clinton, raised Methodist, and Marc Mezvinsky, Jewish, will wed this weekend. Statistics show that 37 percent of Americans have … Continued

Integrity vs. job security

Q:What should pastors do if they no longer hold the defining beliefs of their denomination? Do clergy have a moral … Continued

Proselytism is a dangerous religious idea

Q: Is there a problem with proselytism overseas by U.S. religious groups? Isn’t sharing one’s faith part of religious freedom? … Continued

A More Faithful Way to Talk About Marriage

What is marriage? Is it a sacred rite or a civil right? What role, if any, should religious institutions, traditions … Continued

A New Vision for God’s Holy Mountain

By Ohr MargalitBar-Ilan University in Israel As the Obama Administration pursues the latest peace initiative in the Mideast amid renewed … Continued