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Nuns on a Bus

The Stunning Resurgence of Progressive Christianity

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 08.04.2014 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Anyone born within the last 50 years would be justified in thinking that Jesus' teachings and Christian preachings were the exclusive domain of social and fiscal conservatives.

The Paul Ryan Catholic Dilemma

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 08.11.2012 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Interestingly, the match-up between Obama/Biden vs. Romney/Ryan offers a good illustration of the tension within the church. Both the current vice president and the recent addition to the Republican ticket are Catholics.

Protesting Nuns Stop Outside Rep. Paul Ryan's Wisconsin Office

Phil Haslanger | Posted 08.19.2012 | Religion
Phil Haslanger

Ryan did not engage the nuns directly about theology on this day. Perhaps he thought that you can't really win a public religious argument with a nun.