More on violence

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How the Prophet Muhammad Dealt with Insults

Muslims who respond to the likes of “Charlie Hebdo” with violence need to consult the Qu’ran.

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5 Better Ways to Respond to the Charlie Hebdo Atrocity

Let’s check our reflexes and respond to this tragedy in ways that promote healing and truth.

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Baseball Is the Answer to Football’s Violence Problem

In baseball, the danger to one’s body is incidental. In football, violence is the point.

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Why I’m Absolutely Not Islamophobic

A Presbyterian minister calling Christians to wage war against our Muslim neighbors has Jesus all wrong.

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Is the Bible a Guide to War? Or Peace?

Four steps to understanding how the Bible — in the story of Jesus — offers a solution to its own violence.

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Let There Be Violence?

A growing rift emerges within evangelicalism over how to read the dark side of the Bible.

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To Thwart Anti-Woman Violence, President Jimmy Carter Calls for a Religious Power Shift

President Carter sends a message to world religious leaders: Stop using religion to justify violence against women.

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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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I Love Football—But it’s Killing My Soul

Is it possible to enjoy the violent game of football and still be a compassionate Christian?

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The Prophet Muhammad’s Letters — and Followers — of Peace

Discovering the places where Christians and Muslims live as neighbors — from ancient times until today.