The Bible isn't a rule book or an instruction manual, says Peter Enns, a Hebrew Bible scholar and the host of the popular podcast The Bible for Normal People.
Time to start talking about sacrifice.
Some reactions to last week's announcement about Mormon missionaries can be summed up in three words, delivered in your crankiest and most stereotyped elderly...
The story Al Vorspan told me fifty years ago, and how it taught me to hear the real music.
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On this first yahrzeit of Parkland -- God, instill within us the capacity for outrage.
(RNS) — 'I hope my example helps provide a different vision of what it means to be a Muslim woman in America today,' she says.
Most didn't leave because they got offended, became atheists, or wanted to join another religion. Also, the vast majority of former Mormons say they're happy...
Learning that anti-Semitism is off limits in American politics.
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"The Band's Visit" shows us the invisible Jews. And, a very visible Judaism.
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