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Is Religion A 'Science Stopper'?

Rabbi Alan Lurie | Posted 07.22.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Alan Lurie

The idea that religion has historically been opposed to science is simply an erroneous and unsupported construct that was created in the late 19th century, primarily as an anti-Catholic polemic. And it is an idea that all -- yes, all -- knowledgeable historians categorically reject.

Bachmann's Former Church Defends Anti-Catholic Views

Posted 09.13.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke c. 2011 Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The Lutheran denomination that GOP presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann qui...

Newt Gingrich: A Catholic Running Against Islam?

Eboo Patel | Posted 07.12.2011 | Religion
Eboo Patel

The fact that Gingrich can proudly advertise his conversion to Catholicism as a personal and presidential asset is a sign of how much progress we've made. But it is profoundly un-American to replace one bias with another.

The Faithful Search: A Civics Primer for Real Patriots

Rev. Chloe Breyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chloe Breyer

The proliferating nature of these anti-mosque demonstrations and their shifting tenor to panicked claims about the imminent threats of "Islamization" and "Shariazation" begs a moment of national introspection.

Coldplay Takes On the Pope

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

It seems that a debate is already raging in cyberspace about his band Coldplay and its song "Viva La Vida." At first blush, it appears to be a direct, albeit melodic attack on the Catholic Church.