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Non Religious Clergy

Why Congress Cannot Bar an Atheist Military Chaplain

Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D. | Posted 09.30.2013 | Religion
Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D.

The military and Congress are sworn to protect the Constitution, which guarantees the free practice of religion. Insisting on belief in God (as if it were self-evident what the word "God" means) is a violation of the religious freedom of those in military service, including chaplains.

When Doubt Is Sacred

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

While it may not be true that those without a faith need one, it is demonstrably true that people of faith must have questions and doubts. Otherwise their faith becomes a static, lifeless, self-serving doctrine.