Archive: October 10, 2010 - October 16, 2010
Should religious faith inform political principles? Where does private religious belief end and public service begin?
By Elizabeth Tenety | October 14, 2010; 9:52 AM ET | Comments (24)
Have you watched coverage of the miners' rescue and reunions? Is their survival a religious miracle or a technological triumph? Have emergencies in your life moved you toward -or away -from faith?
By Elizabeth Tenety | October 12, 2010; 11:17 PM ET | Comments (66)
"I don't see the point in spoiling a good argument by being angry with my opponent," Peter Hitchens told the forum about his feelings about his brother, at whom he did not look as he spoke. "He has been my opponent for most of my life, but I'd say that is over."
By Elizabeth Tenety | October 12, 2010; 6:08 PM ET | Comments (29)
The study, released today by a coalition including Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), Voice of the Faithful and BishopAccountability.org also says accused priests were not randomly spread across the city's parishes but were assigned only in about half of Chicago's zip codes.
By Michelle Boorstein | October 12, 2010; 11:43 AM ET | Comments (4)
While CAIR, with representatives around the country, has long kept and publicized anecdotal reports about anti-Muslim incidents, it's not been scientific, so this effort will be lauded by people looking for more data.
By Michelle Boorstein | October 11, 2010; 5:23 PM ET | Comments (21)
It's a free market out there. And for those who practice, it goes under a single, indisputable label--it's called yoga. Just what makes yoga yoga?
By Gustav Niebuhr | October 10, 2010; 1:43 PM ET | Comments (2)