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How to Say You Don’t Believe

Six tips for coming out of the closet as a “none” at your next family gathering.

Pope Francis breathes new life into Cardinal Bernardin’s contested legacy

RNS () — The election of Pope Francis in March heralded a season of surprises for the Catholic Church, but … Continued

Reinventing Mr. Sheen

By Jason Frenn When I saw Charlie Sheen in Wall Street in 1987, I thought to myself, “This actor has … Continued

The sanction of Eros

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

A memo regarding the Christmas creche

Office of the White House Czar for Celebration and Jollification Alcibiades Antinous, Director RE: The White House Christmas Crèche Someone … Continued

American holidays are already Godless

Q: What do you think of the American Humanist Association’s new “Godless Holiday” campaign? The ads will say: “No God? … Continued

The Nuclear Sword Is Not In Vain

Q: Reacting in part to recent missile tests by Iran and North Korea, President Obama and a unanimous UN Security … Continued

Obama, Bernanke: Two Faiths, Two Speeches

By Jacqueline L. Salmon In their speeches on the economy yesterday, President Barack Obama and Fed President Ben S. Bernanke … Continued

Finding the Devil in the Post

Satan’s existence is suggested by human experience and the Bible and is confirmed by reading the Washington Post. The Post … Continued

Risking a Fearful Judgment

President Obama, through presidential fiat, decided experimenting on potential human beings will expand. Without study and by proclamation, the President … Continued

Obama’s Arrogance and God’s Judgment

President Obama, through presidential fiat, decided experimenting on potential human beings will expand. Without study and by proclamation, the President … Continued

On Pitying the Fool: Dealing with Holocaust Deniers

President Obama and Pope Benedict XVI’s respective jobs require them to deal with fools on a regular basis. There is … Continued

Trust the Lord, not Things

Like the knowledge that you will be hanged in the morning, bad economic times concentrate the mind wonderfully, but with … Continued

Eroticism and celibacy in Hinduism

“There has always been tension in Hinduism between sexuality and celibacy,” said Sudhir Kakar, a noted Indian psychoanalyst who also … Continued

Pacifism In No Way Means ‘Passive’

Theologians such as St. Augustine and St. Thomas Aquinas have, more out of necessity than desire, waded through treacherous ground … Continued