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Social Media And Religion

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 11.19.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

As social media increasingly become part of our daily lives, people will find new ways to interact with religion and spirituality.

Greater Love Hath No Politician

Ben Stevens | Posted 11.18.2011 | Religion
Ben Stevens

So I think it's worth asking: how does one lead a political campaign, especially against another outspoken Christian, in a God-honoring way?

2011 NFL Season Week 1 Recap

Elizabeth Engel | Posted 11.13.2011 | Sports
Elizabeth Engel

How many passes can a receiving corps drop in one game? The Rams were closing in on "all of them." The Eagles will not be that lucky again this season.

Russian Court Bans 'Religiously Offensive' Art; Artist Responds

Posted 06.14.2012 | Arts

A court in the Kaluga Region of Russia has ruled that a painting of Jesus Christ with the head of Mickey Mouse is offensive and banned it from being e...

A Church Of The Future And It Is Good

Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards | Posted 10.22.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards

It was 1991 when the people of Mt. Auburn decided to declare themselves an inclusive church. They announced to the world they would begin to practice the same radical hospitality that Jesus did.

Truth, Opinion, and Jesus

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 10.21.2011 | Religion
Alexander Goerlach

Can we talk about objective, irrevocable truth? Or merely about claims to truth that are contested by the statements of others? The answer has massive implications for our idea of man.

Jesus Christ, Michelle Bachmann And Other Lunatics

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 08.20.2011 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

One's faith tradition must not in itself be used to wholly define or dismiss a person, especially a person who is passionate about his/her faith.

Beyond Adam And Eve

David Lose | Posted 10.17.2011 | Religion
David Lose

Why should anyone be dismayed that all the evidence ever collected points to the implausibility that two persons named Adam and Eve once lived in a paradisiacal garden and gave birth to all humanity?

Churches Prefer Charity To Justice

Marilyn Sewell | Posted 10.12.2011 | Religion
Marilyn Sewell

The problems that people face in a country like ours, in which there is such a wide disparity of wealth, cannot be addressed comprehensively by charities, no matter how many people of good will donate or volunteer.

Does This TV Star Look Christ-Like To You?

Posted 10.10.2011 | Home

The team behind the Broadway revival of Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak's "Godspell" announced today that Hunter Parrish, of Showtime's "Wee...

Eleven New Slogans for Fox News

James Napoli | Posted 10.10.2011 | Comedy
James Napoli

It seemed time to re-imagine some marketing spin regarding everyone's favorite go-to network for fine reporting. And here it is.

God's Progressive Prophets

Omar Baddar | Posted 10.09.2011 | Religion
Omar Baddar

There is no escaping the conclusion that religious figures like Moses, Jesus and Muhammad were in fact liberal progressives, courageously fighting against major societal injustices that were largely driven by religious fanaticism.

Hiroshima's Lessons: The Air Force, Just War And Nuclear Weapons

Rev. Tyler Wigg-Stevenson | Posted 10.06.2011 | Religion
Rev. Tyler Wigg-Stevenson

The Air Force presentation cited in the report claims that the Christian "Just War" tradition morally authorizes the use of nuclear weapons. This is categorically untrue.

Being Practical in Creating Change

Diana Mao | Posted 10.03.2011 | Impact
Diana Mao

Two men, Jonathan Walton and Max Lyons are working to break the misconception that the homeless are lazy, crazy, and harmful drug addicts.

Evangelical Leaders Gloomy Over Losing Influence In America

Steve McSwain | Posted 10.01.2011 | Religion
Steve McSwain

Evangelical leaders have used the political process in order to promote their religious and social agenda for as long as I can remember. And, in my own opinion, it is a gross error in judgment.

The Debt Limit: Crowd-Sourcing a Miracle

Rev. Anne Howard | Posted 10.01.2011 | Religion
Rev. Anne Howard

We can get a glimpse of another way to respond to a crisis in the so-called "miracle story" of the feeding of the five thousand, one of the Jesus stories recorded in the Christian Scriptures.

Evangelicals And Masculinity

Greg Carey | Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion
Greg Carey

Joe Nelms' inappropriate use of public prayer is symptomatic of a larger disorder among evangelicals -- masculinity compensation disorder. The movement needs aggressive treatment.

Michael McAuliff

WATCH: Religious Leaders Arrested At Capitol For Budget Protest | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion

Update: Upon further investigation The Huffington Post has confirmed that Rabbi Arthur Waskow was arrested along with the rest of the group. WASH...

Third Installment: Obama, Congress And Budgeting The Biblical Way

Rev. Dr. Cindi Love | Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Cindi Love

Most of what is happening in Washington, D.C. is a far cry from justice and righteousness as revealed in the Bible and in the life and ministry of Jesus Christ.

Where Are Our Christian Values In The Debt Ceiling Drama?

Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards | Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards

At this moment, politicians, most of them Christians, are telling us that we no longer have the money to care for all Americans, including the least among us.

What Didn't Make It Into The Bible?

Bart D. Ehrman | Posted 09.20.2011 | Religion
Bart D. Ehrman

For a complete picture of what the earliest Christians "knew" about Jesus, the books of the New Testament are not enough. One also needs to read the books that did not make it into Scripture.

Ending Poverty With Global Christianity's Phantom Trillion

Christopher Cocca | Posted 09.20.2011 | Religion
Christopher Cocca

The Church could end poverty, scarcity, sickness and famine without a dime from the rest of the world. Yes, I'm claiming scandal as a member of the movement.

The Dudeist Bible: Just Take It Easy, Man

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 09.19.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

What would the Dude do? That is the central spiritual, if not theological, concern of the Church of the Latter-day Dude, the totally not-fake religion based on the ethos of Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski.

Celibacy And The New Testament

Greg Carey | Posted 09.18.2011 | Religion
Greg Carey

What would it look like if Protestant churches encouraged members to consider celibacy as a temporary or lifelong vocation?

WATCH: Shane Claiborne On What It Means To Be A Christian

Posted 08.12.2013 | Religion