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Inside the Mormons’ elite Missionary Training Center

PROVO, Utah — The 35-acre campus is an island of young people, where teens and 20-somethings outnumber grown-ups by 10-to-1. … Continued

Boston College, ACLU clash over condom giveaway

An effort by Boston College administrators to shut down a student-run program to distribute condoms and provide information on safe … Continued

Provocative art put Catholic nun in the middle of 1960s maelstrom

WASHINGTON — Combining images and words from advertising, pop culture and religion, the bold graphic art of Sister Mary Corita … Continued

Abstinence from the Twilight big screen to college campuses

Joel Ryan AP British actor Robert Pattinson, left, US actress Kristen Stewart, centre, and US actor Taylor Lautner arrive for … Continued

Evangelicals take to Twitter to debate the doctrine of hell

By Rachel Held Evans Rob Bell didn’t win an Oscar on Sunday, but his name trended alongside the likes of … Continued

Honor Dr. Martin Luther King by embracing the American Muslim community

By Russell Simmons and Rabbi Marc Schneier One of us got his start by promoting parties, selling a new genre … Continued

“Faith gets better” for gays

By Joel P. Engardio Religions may have a First Amendment right to say that homosexuality is a sin, but consider … Continued

Cyberviciousness and a student’s suicide: the fault is always in ourselves

If there is any doubt about the pervasiveness of moral confusion and illogic in our society, one need only sample … Continued

On Judging Christians

“I just couldn’t identify with any group that tells everyone else they’re going to hell.” With that, our late-night dorm … Continued

My New Take on Matthew 25

Before classes really get going, I decided it would be a good idea to squeeze in something I’ve been meaning … Continued

Treading the Fine Line

Today I was supposed to snatch my little piece of glory. At least, that was the plan. I’m the third, … Continued

The Diversity of America

Over the past month I have watched as Barack Obama’s campaign was supercharged not just by Obama’s own charismatic personality, … Continued

It’s For Class, Okay?

I am embarrassed by my Bible. On the first day of my Elements of Early Politics class, we discussed Genesis. … Continued

Neither Obama Nor McCain is “The One”

A new John McCain campaign ad lampoons Barack Obama for being “The One.” The ad says Obama “has anointed himself” … Continued

Moving from Home to Home

Late May: we crawl out of our study caves, freed by the end of exams. Parents drive into campus by … Continued

Growing Pains

It’s common knowledge that time passes quickly, and the plush years of youth are salvageable only through sweet memory. Though … Continued

Sunday Deliberations

I hope God appreciates the fact I have to ascend a mountain to get to church every Sunday. All right, … Continued

King Was Killed Speaking Truth to Power

The Question: The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated 40 years ago. What are your memories of that … Continued

Interfaith: The New Campus Movement

When I was in college in the early 1990s, all we talked about was identity. Mostly, actually, we complained about … Continued

Redskins Great Darrell Green Talks About His Faith

Darrell Green collected a lot of accolades during his 20-year career with the Washington Redskins. The cornerback, who was Washington’s … Continued