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COMMENTARY: Don’t surrender Islam to the Islamists

RNS () — “The mosques are our barracks, the domes our helmets, the minarets our bayonets and the faithful our … Continued

COMMENTARY: A history of discrimination earns President Obama a right to speak

I first learned about President Obama’s comments about racism and the Trayvon Martin case last week when a Facebook friend … Continued

Why attacking Iran may give Obama a third term

AFP/GETTY IMAGES This combination of file pictures shows Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney addressing a large audience at Centro Incorporated … Continued

Five reasons to stop questioning the president’s faith

I thought the question was so absurd to begin with, that it would go away on its own. I was … Continued

Episcopal Church’s tension: tradition and change

In an Episcopal parish where I once worked, the custom was to give the Christmas plate offering to local charities. … Continued

Ten most significant cultural trends of the last decade

By Andy Crouch Ten years is a very short time. As I reflect on the world in 2011 compared to … Continued

Climate change, the moral imperative of our age

In response to Sarah Palin’s recent claims that climate change is based on “junk science and doomsday scare tactics pushed … Continued

Palin Care

Giving the wrong people seemingly harmless power can result in unintended consequences. Even granting control of the office coffee pot … Continued

Health care, counseling for all in the valley of the shadow of death

We as Americans have a hard time with death. We can become obsessed with the tantalizing possibility of long life, … Continued

The right to quality of life

Q: Does end-of-life care prolong life or does it prolong suffering? Should it be a part of health-care reform? My … Continued

Death with dignity: end-of-life counseling helps

Q: Does end-of-life care prolong life or does it prolong suffering? Should it be a part of health-care reform? End-of-life … Continued

Morality: no gods required

Q: Is there good without God? Can people be good without God? How can people be good, in the moral … Continued

Poll Finds More Americans Now ID as Pro-Life

By Catherine Cheney A new Gallup poll found, for the first time, that a majority of Americans identify themselves as … Continued

In-Vitro Immortality

Marissa Evans’ 21-year old son Nikolas died Sunday in a Texas hospital after sustaining head trauma in an attack at … Continued

Faith in the Goddess is Growing

Is America losing faith? Not, apparently, faith in the Goddess, as Wicca and Paganism seem to be growing while everything … Continued

The Soul of an Embryonic Stem Cell

When President Obama revoked a ban on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research he invited some Pro-life bloggers to … Continued

My Brother’s Keeper? What About Us?

In the politicizing that is going on about the economy, I keep asking myself, “What about us?” Those of us … Continued

A Brain-Dead Child’s Beating Heart

As a father, I can’t begin to imagine the agony of the death of one of your children, but how … Continued