Religion & Spirituality
[LESS INFO] 64 VIEWS | ADDED 17:23:23 05/04/12
In this territorial dispute between India and Pakistan in what may be the world’s most militarized region, there are direct links between water availability, rising terrorism, and religious extremism among Hindus and Muslims.
[LESS INFO] 40 VIEWS | ADDED 21:31:49 04/27/12
The Supreme Court is weighing the legal challenge to Arizona's strict immigration law, and religious groups opposed to the law are appealing to language throughout the scriptures "to take care of the stranger," says Catholic News Service staff writer Patricia Zapor.
[LESS INFO] 60 VIEWS | ADDED 16:36:49 04/27/12
Is the federal government more than “one word for things we do together”? Should the government say, "You're on your own"? A politician and a priest speak about Catholic social teaching, the budget, and the role of government in our lives.
[LESS INFO] 59 VIEWS | ADDED 21:58:17 04/20/12
“I think you could compare it to a hostile takeover,” says reporter, author, and Vatican observer David Gibson. Might the Leadership Conference of Women Religious simply disband and reorganize on its own?
[LESS INFO] 37 VIEWS | ADDED 19:10:40 04/20/12
Watch more of Kim Lawton’s interview with a sister and brother who describe how their family survived World War II in a Jewish ghetto in Japanese-occupied Shanghai.
[LESS INFO] 24 VIEWS | ADDED 22:59:24 04/13/12
People of faith, black and white, need to be involved in resolving conflict through means that are other than violent, says Harold Dean Trulear, who teaches applied theology at Howard University School of Divinity.
[LESS INFO] 48 VIEWS | ADDED 22:35:20 04/13/12
Watch more of our discussion in the wake of the Trayvon Martin case about racial disparities in American society, religious ideas on human dignity, and revenge versus justice in contemporary culture.
[LESS INFO] 44 VIEWS | ADDED 17:26:20 04/13/12
"What's amazing to me," says Rev. Lillian Daniel, "is the way people are still willing to sit and be quiet and thoughtful and sing together in a space that is transcendent and old and has meaning...and just listen to the human voice."
[LESS INFO] 51 VIEWS | ADDED 16:33:58 04/11/12
"We've come a long way as a nation where there's a racial issue, but we still have a long, long, long way to go," says Rev. Fred Luter Jr., who is expected to become the first African-American president of the Southern Baptist Convention.