The president’s West Point speech exposed the illusion of a force-versus-peacemaking duality.
SANA/Via EPA — A undated handout picture shows a church in the Maaloula village, northeast of Damascus, Syria. Fighters from … Continued
Francis’ anti-war rhetoric is quickly earning him a unique place in papal history.
Women chant anti-government slogans during a demonstration in Idlib in northern Syria in 2012. (Rodrigo Abd — AP) Are women … Continued
Despite the pope’s plea to put down arms, many Catholic politicians are making a different argument about morality of warfare, particularly around the obligation to use force, when necessary, to protect innocent life.
The State Department’s new office sends an important signal that faith-based cooperation is no longer optional — it is essential.
Secretary of State John Kerry has made it his personal mission to revive peace negotiations between Israel and Palestine. Yet … Continued
May 18-24 felt like a lifetime: emotional, exhausting, and exhilarating, as amid the horror of the Holocaust, we escorted a … Continued
A Pakistani woman walks past posters of a parliamentary election candidate. B.K. Bangash/Associated ) On May 11th, the world’s second … Continued
GETTY IMAGES People cheer as First lady Michelle Obama speaks on stage during day one of the Democratic National Convention. … Continued
By Ed Stetzer This month’s election “shellacking,” to use President Obama’s description, has caused many to ask about the past … Continued
Just as the oil blowout in the Gulf grew from Big Oil’s unwillingness to restrain itself from gobbling up even … Continued
Several years ago we had a screening and dinner party for C.C. Goldwater, the granddaughter of Barry. She had just … Continued
CORRECTION: According to a spokesperson for the Catholic Diocese of Washington, neither Patrick Kennedy nor Kathleen Sebelius have been denied … Continued
The Secular Coalition for America takes no position on the Baucus Health Care Bill itself, but we are working to … Continued
By Jacqueline L. Salmon President Obama told clergy leaders at this morning’s National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast almost exactly what they … Continued
THIS CATHOLIC’S VIEW By Thomas J. Reese, S.J. It has become a cliché to say that Hispanics are the future … Continued
By Tyler Wigg-Stevensonfounder and director, Two Futures Project The story of the “broadening evangelical agenda”– evangelicals’ political engagement with issues … Continued