If you have to lie about your opponents' positions in order to discredit their views, it says far more about you than them.
Some Roman emperors didn’t like Christians. To flush them out, Roman authorities would often force people suspected of being Christian to do a public act that no Christian could in good conscience perform, such as offering incense on the altar of a pagan god or before an image of the emperor himself. Because, in either [...]
However close we might have come to having a real debate over health care in the U.S., it seems that it may soon be over. In yet another reminder that elections have consequences no matter how poor voter turnout may be, the Republican side of the debate has all but won. Show More Summary
"This is a move against women."
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has expressed hesitation to appoint a new envoy to head the office.
"How many of us would be here now, without the immigrants and the refugees?"
An Invitation I will not stop going to the Wall. The Shekhina probably feels more abandoned now than it has in the past 50
Here's how American Muslims celebrate this important holiday.
The long month of fasting, prayer, and reflection has come to a close.
After decades of political brinkmanship and hand-wringing, countless tears and letters and protests and arrests, after multiple
Political commentator Bill Maher, his voice dripping with the vitriol which he reserves for Islam, made the claim last week
Right-wing terror is real, and it's a problem.
“The policy is a direct transgression of the law preventing discrimination.”
The breadth of Hinduism must not be narrowed, nor its wide extent be lessened. All... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
March organizers said the demonstrators were asked to leave because of their support for Zionism.
World Relief wants clarification over today’s big Supreme Court decision. It’s been a tumultuous year for refugee resettlement, and the latest ruling on President Donald Trump’s highly contested travel ban introduces more questions about...Show More Summary
Sakai Hôitsu; Snow, Moon, Flowers
If we're just replicating the tribal behavior we decry when religious believers engage in it, then the atheist movement is worthless.
A lovely review from Sarah Sarah Reinhard at National Catholic Register.Among other things she says: "This is about forming a friendship that will last through eternity," Davis writes. And that's exactly the foundation she's set for each reader of this volume.Go read the rest at NCR and then stop by Amazon to pick up your own copy!
A few days ago I mentioned spiritual bypassing in my commentary on a short Hasidic text. A few of you reached out to me after that post went out, asking for more about spiritual bypassing: what it it, how can...