More on sin

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Southern Baptists Meet as Membership, Baptism Decline Continues

Leaders call for a commitment to evangelism as the denomination loses members and baptizes fewer people.

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J.F.K. and C.S. Lewis: A Courage Shared

The great Christian moralist and cool, ironic former U.S. president have more in common than you’d think.

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Women Like Me Are Abused Worldwide. Here’s Why.

As a female preacher, I have firsthand experience of the way religion can discriminate against women. But religion is not the problem.

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Whatever happened to the word “sin”?

Although almost every sermon in my childhood church centered on sin, the word has vanished in the years since.

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When Is a Sin Really a Sin?

It’s our corrupt motives that mark us as sinners, not the sins we commit.

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Pope Francis the Sinner

Sure, this is the pope who said, “Who am I to judge?” But Pope Francis’s mission has been to live out a theology of sin.

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Sin: Making Sense Out of Nonsense

Love the sinner, hate the sin? That doesn’t work for atheists. But even we can make sense of sin.

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Good News! You’re a Sinner and Lent Is Here

During the season of Lent, Christians are reminded of their sin. That makes it the most wonderful time of the year.

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The Truth of Satan’s Sin

The Qur’an talks about how Satan works — whispering in our hearts so that these sins seem fair, or even essential, to us.

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Dear Paris Hilton

The rest of us pay for our sins comparatively privately, and in tattered sweatpants.