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Sermon on the Mount

How Do You Pick Up The Pieces After Your Faith Fails?

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

The journey of faith is a struggle and there is no destination because (I believe) the life of the spirit is real. Therefore we never arrive because the spirit never dies.

Those Who Hunger And Thirst For Righteousness Will Be Filled

Eric Simpson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eric Simpson

To hunger and thirst for righteousness even amid the difficulties of life is a sign of life, of awakening and of awareness. It is an escape from the tendency to despair.

Blessed Are Those Who Mourn: A Christian Understanding Of Grief

Eric Simpson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eric Simpson

Grief and even weeping are not shameful, but are necessary for healing and expressing authentic human empathy and emotion.

Why Help Build a Mosque I Have Core Differences With?

Rev. Chuck Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chuck Freeman

Normally I wouldn't be in favor of helping another religious group build a house of worship, especially one that I have such core differences with. But the Muslim religion is under siege in America.

Why Conservative Christians So Often Fail the Common Good (Part I)

Richard T. Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
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Richard T. Hughes

Why do so many evangelical and fundamentalist Christians so often disregard two requirements that are central to the bible and to the teachings of Jesus: peacemaking and justice for the poor?

Obama's Sermon On The Mount Reference

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his speech at Georgetown University Tuesday, President Obama used a Biblical reference to explain his comprehensive economic policy. "We cannot r...

Obama's Rhetorical Inspirations: Presidents, Poets, and Hobbits

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

Here are the ten sources behind the most memorable lines of Obama's address.

What We Will Remember from Obama's 2009 Inaugural Address

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

Obama's inaugural address was a good speech, but not truly canonical. Nevertheless, the inaugural address contained many passages that will enter into the mystic chords of memory.

Why Save Capitalism?

Stephen Mo Hanan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stephen Mo Hanan

Consumers everywhere are in revolt. Not so much from choice as necessity. But what if we noticed that paying attention to real people was more rewarding than shopping or TV?

A Tale of Two Religions: Real Christianity and Political Christianity

Jessica Catto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jessica Catto

The Christian religion is complicated. It encourages humility, modesty and forgiveness. To adhere to real Christianity is tough; political Christianity is a breeze.

The Audacity of Dope

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

I'll take the Christianity of a Jesus Follower like Barack Obama over that of a Jesus Thief like James Dobson any day of the week.

The Supreme Court, DOMA and the Sermon on the Mount

Rev. Dr. Cindi Love | Posted 08.29.2013 | Gay Voices
Rev. Dr. Cindi Love

The Sermon on the Mount presents a radically different agenda than what the nation of Israel expected from the Messiah. Our Supreme Court Justices overturned conventional wisdom in their ruling, and this is what Jesus did every day.