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Muslim democracies: A new kind of political system?

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What’s an American Buddhist?

In this Sunday, June 19, 2011 photo, Rev. Karen Do-on Weik and her husband Rev. Jay Rinsen Weik meditate at … Continued

Why the world needs faith

There will be no peace in our world without an understanding of the place of religion within it. The past … Continued

In Diwali celebrations, Hindus assimilate in America

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In Norway, taking religion seriously

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Is Islam a primary driver or cause of terrorism?

Islam, like all world religions, neither supports nor requires illegitimate violence. The Quran does not advocate or condone terrorism. To … Continued

No religious basis for 9/11

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Murder in the name of honor and caste

By Aseem Shukla A story of ill fated love has been playing out in the Indian media and interest has … Continued

To the Class of 2010

Stanford has always played a unique role in the American imagination. It is a symbol of the American myth of … Continued

A college in the service of Christ

The president of Berea College told me a story that sums up his institution’s mission in the world. An evangelical … Continued