Archive: January 2011
In America and in Egypt, should a majority religion inspire political life? How will Islam play a role in the struggles for democracy happening now in Egypt and other parts of the Muslim world?
By On Faith | January 31, 2011; 2:43 PM ET | Comments (90)
In Texas, a Catholic bishop made two hospitals cease doing tube-tying operations for women who are not going to have more babies. In Arizona, a nun was excommunicated and the hospital where she works was expelled from the church after...
By Elizabeth Tenety | January 24, 2011; 8:00 PM ET | Comments (45)
In President Obama's meetings with Chinese President Hu Jintao this week, should discussion of human rights and religious freedom be on par with economic and environmental issues, or should human rights and religious freedom be secondary matters?
By Elizabeth Tenety | January 18, 2011; 12:50 PM ET | Comments (35)
What are the ethical and moral implications of incendiary political language?
By On Faith | January 10, 2011; 8:49 PM ET | Comments (86)
2011 began with some bleak news for Muslim-Christian relations around the world.
By Elizabeth Tenety | January 3, 2011; 5:10 PM ET | Comments (67)