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The Miracle that Makes the Red Sea Look Like a Child’s Joke

A Q&A with prominent evangelical author Eric Metaxas.

10 Cheesy Costumes Inspired by the Bible

Here are some ways to have fun incorporating the Good Book into your Halloween costume.

This Passover, We’re Standing at an Unparted Sea of Reeds

We need to ask ourselves: What will be the future of the State of Israel — and what will it require of us?

Beyond ‘Kony 2012’: Jason Russell’s attempt at a comeback

ATLANTA — A campaign to arrest an African warlord generated awareness in more ways than the effort’s co-founder Jason Russell … Continued

Is it funny to be Jewish? Is it Jewish to be funny?

Sept. 4, 2013Communal Tallits are laid in the lobby for visitors to the Adas Israel Congregation in Washington, D.C. The … Continued

Pastor says hospitality staff can’t live by bread alone

SPOKANE, Wash. — Kevin Finch grew up in meat and potatoes country, a small town off of Flathead Lake in … Continued

Celebration and sobriety are both appropriate

Osama Bin Laden’s death continues to evoke celebration, both privately and publicly around the country. Crowds are still gathering in … Continued

Bin Laden & Beyond

How might we appropriately address the death of a mass murderer? The Torah describes Moses and Miriam leading the ancient … Continued

Egypt’s pharaohs and living Exodus

Every year at Passover, Jews recall the story of an ancient Egyptian ruler who oppressed his people and was overthrown … Continued

Islam, Judaism and the threat of terrorism

Today’s guest blogger is Hesham A. Hassaballa, a doctor and writer based in Chicago. He is co-author of the Beliefnet … Continued

Jon Stewart: it’s more than amplification

By Sid Schwarz I am a sucker for a meaningful gathering on the mall in Washington. Every year I come … Continued

Religious and anti-religious apps for dummies

It seems that some religious fundamentalists are so threatened by atheists, and so befuddled about what to say in reply, … Continued

National security without religious liberty?

FAITH AND FOREIGN POLICY By Thomas Farr In a previous post, I voiced the fear that the Obama administration was … Continued

A Volcanic Eruption of Biblical Proportions

What a volcano in Iceland teaches us about heaven.

Avatar’s ecological and political faith

I urge that multi-religious groups together see and discuss the new film Avatar this month; learn with me by teleconference … Continued

God is Concerned with Life’s Trivialities

Health-care reform is an economic, political and medical issue. But On Faith panelist and evangelical leader Jim Wallis says it’s … Continued

Sotomayor and the Empathy Test

I love the idea that President Obama wants judges who have empathy. What a refreshing litmus test. Of course, candidates … Continued

Considering The Source

I’ve always been a proud Jew, but never a very observant one. I believe in God, but only in a … Continued

Is Obama the Antichrist?

On Nov. 5, Todd Strandberg was at his desk, fielding E-mails from around the world. As the editor and founder … 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