The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case “Town of Greece v. Galloway,” and then decide, once and for all, whose religion is best.
Pope Francis delivers his speech during a meeting with young people on September 22, 2013 in Cagliari, Italy. Pope Francis … Continued
RNS () — At an interfaith summer camp in northern New Jersey, two dozen children explored a swamp to learn … Continued
Congregations of atheists may be the new, beneficial alternative to organized religion.
BOSTON — On my first Patriots’ Day in Boston, I was enjoying lunch with several colleagues when someone rushed into … Continued
WASHINGTON — Religion News Service asked participants in the 1963 March on Washington to reflect on their lasting memories of … Continued
RNS () — More than 40 years have passed since Sally Priesand was ordained as the first female rabbi in … Continued
Sept. 22, 2010Prospective students leave the undergraduate admissions building to take a tour of Georgetown University campus in Northwest Washington. … Continued
The State Department’s new office sends an important signal that faith-based cooperation is no longer optional — it is essential.
WASHINGTON — Amid persistent criticism that the U.S. marginalizes religion and religious people in its foreign policy, Secretary of State … Continued
Critical thinking ranks among the most dearly held values for those of us who are skeptical of religious faith. It’s … Continued
Mark Poprocki / iStock In my nearly twenty years reporting on Americana Christianity, I’ve observed a growing number of Christians … Continued
A same sex marriage advocate waves a rainbow flag at a protest in Los Angeles. (Jae C. Hong/AP ) The … Continued
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — With the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop, the “Nuns on the Bus” on Wednesday (May … Continued
Fifteen years ago, on May 14, 1998, U.S. House of Representatives voted in favor of a landmark effort to promote … Continued
WASHINGTON — American views on marijuana are evolving much like their views on gay marriage, according to a new poll, … Continued
BOSTON — In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings that left three dead and more than 260 injured, perhaps … Continued
“My city, this cradle of liberty, sways with compassion tonight.” Thus my poet friend described the response to the Boston … Continued
DUBLIN, Ireland — Ruth Bowie was in the throes of grief when she found out she would never know her … Continued
One might guess that a politically conservative evangelical pastor and a politically liberal rabbi would have little in common, and … Continued