John Lennon

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Hate your neighbor, but don’t forget to say grace

Former Arkansas governor and 2012 presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee found himself in hot water this week after he called Islam … Continued

Peace, love & Lennon

In an age when heroes are routinely deconstructed and where human frailty is celebrated with more vigor than virtue, it’s … Continued

God’s gig in the sky

By Sinead O’Connormusician I love to think that my mother will come to meet me after I die, bringing my … Continued

Heaven is overrated

Q:What is your vision of heaven? What images – from Scripture, tradition, culture or your personal experience – best describe … Continued

The classroom wall of separation

By David Waters The classroom walls of San Diego’s Westview High are a monument to freedom of speech and religion. … Continued

Is there such a thing as karma?

Q: Is there such a thing as karma? By Wendy Cadge Karma is the idea that our actions have consequences. … Continued

The anti-Christian elite

Q: Is there widespread media bias against Christianity? Against evangelicals such as Brit Hume and Sarah Palin? Against public figures … Continued

What’s God got to do with it?

Q: What was the most important religion story of 2009? The important story for me was the omni-absence of a … Continued

Gallup Poll: What it Means for Obama

By Jacqueline L. Salmon The new Gallup poll released today showing a “significant” shift in Americans’ positions on abortion could … Continued

Anti-Abortion Ad Scores with ‘American Idol’

By Jacqueline L. Salmon The organization that was turned down when it tried to get NBC-TV to air an anti-abortion … Continued

Limbaugh’s Unrighteous Hold on Christian Right

By Robert ParhamExecutive Director, Baptist Center for Ethics Rush Limbaugh told what he thought was a joke to a cheering … Continued

Veering Off the High Road

But when you want money for people with minds that hate All I can tell you is brother you have … Continued


Admit it, Secular America. If Mike Huckabee had said something like this on the campaign trail you’d be locking and … Continued

The Swami Business

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi of India, whose death on Tuesday in the Netherlands was announced by his associates today, invented the … Continued

Maharishi’s Mortality

I sat down at my desk tonight and, randomly, my computer cued up the Beatles song Sexy Sadie. Then I … Continued

“O Mankind, God Created You . . .”

As a musician I’ve always been fascinated by the creative process and how it relates to music, God and the … Continued

Remembering Nusrat 1948-1997

By Salman Ahmad Long before 9/11 and the subsequent drum beat of a war on terror and talk of a … Continued