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Eye for an Eye

The 5 Scariest Teachings of Jesus

Mark Osler | Posted 12.30.2014 | Religion
Mark Osler

Halloween is a celebration of artificial fear. No goblins or witches are really going to cause harm to us. For Christians, the deeper and more genuine fear may come from within our own faith.

One Less Dictator on the Planet

Carine Fabius | Posted 12.07.2014 | World
Carine Fabius

I hear the Dalai Lama would disagree with me on this, but my husband and I toasted to the death of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duva...

Cheek Turning: Completely Impractical Words Jesus Spoke

Steve McSwain | Posted 10.08.2014 | Religion
Steve McSwain

But here's the question I cannot escape: How do we know cheek turning is impractical? Has anyone tried it lately?

An Eye For An Eye

T. Sher Singh | Posted 07.06.2013 | Religion
T. Sher Singh

There is no dearth of those in India who will roll their eyes heavenwards on a moment's notice and quote you Mohandas Gandhi's words: "An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind," and wallow in the borrowed glow.

Acid Attacks: An Eye for an Eye

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 07.18.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

Mahatma Gandhi once famously said that "an eye for an eye makes the whole world blind" -- and he was right, of course, but he had never been the victim of an acid attack.