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Aide shares the Bible devotionals he sent to President Obama each morning

RNS () — President Obama may not attend church most Sundays, but a new book reveals the Bible verses and … Continued

Twitter and tragedy: A revamped American religious experience

BOSTON — On my first Patriots’ Day in Boston, I was enjoying lunch with several colleagues when someone rushed into … Continued

Going public with faith

When the suicide bomb exploded as worshippers left New Year’s mass at a Coptic church in Alexandria, 21 people died … Continued

Season for Jews, Christians and Muslims to look back at 2010

By HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan Amman – At the time of Eid ul-Adha, which marks the … Continued

A metaphorical journey… of transformation

In the memoir Eat, Pray, Love, writer Elizabeth Gilbert gives up her entire way of life to spend a year … Continued

One year after Cairo: Young Muslim Americans the new beginning

On June 4, 2009, President Obama gave a speech at Cairo University. The President said he had come to Cairo … Continued

The Dalai Lama on interfaith cooperation

On Sunday, I was privileged to share the stage with His Holiness the Dalai Lama at St. John the Divine … Continued

Obama issues proclamation for National Day of Prayer

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Throughout our history, whether in times of great joy … Continued

Celebrating selfless prayer

Q: Did the Pentagon do the right thing by disinviting evangelist Franklin Graham from a National Day of Prayer event … Continued

Cairo: from vision to reality

Pradeep Ramamurthy, a White House official who plays a key role in implementing the vision laid out in President Obama’s … Continued

Paducah goes to India

By Eboo Patel and Becca Hartman I started my morning at the corner of Muhammad Ali Blvd. and Thomas Merton … Continued

Obama’s inaugural address set new course

Q: What was the most important religion story of 2009? We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and … Continued

GOP declares “Holy War” against health care reform

God as Holy Warrior is now apparently running the GOP senatorial opposition to the health care bill. The Republican response … Continued

Liberty and Justice FOR ALL

The New York City Council last week voted to add two Muslim holidays to the city’s public school calendar, citing … Continued

Obama, Cairo and Interfaith Service

In Cairo, President Obama stated in no uncertain terms the importance he places on interfaith cooperation. He also stressed that … Continued

Religious Rhetoric: Obama Tones It Down, And Chief Justice Roberts Bungles Secular Oath

President Barack Obama’s inaugural address, which was notable for its sober, realistic assessment of the challenges our nation confronts, was … Continued

Ultimate Truth & Interfaith Work

Today’s guest blogger is Amber Hacker, a graduate of University of North Carolina Wilmington and a Leadership Associate at the … Continued

On 9/11, Bowing and Clearing Our Heads

It is 9/11 and I am on a plane to New York City fingering my Muslim prayer beads and listening … Continued

First Ever Faith Caucus at DNC

At noon today people of faith caucused at the Democratic National Convention for the first time in the history of … Continued

Obama Should be Bolder

Barack Obama gave a fine speech on religion in America last week. His proposal for a new White House Council … Continued