The Common Good

Kevin Eckstrom

Blog Posts by Kevin Eckstrom

Posted by Vishal Arora, Kevin Eckstrom 3 weeks 2 days ago
About 80 percent of Nepalese are Hindu, making Nepal the second-largest Hindu nation outside of India, with about 2 percent of the global total. Most Hindus believe in a kind of fatalism, and...
Posted by Kevin Eckstrom 3 weeks 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — As the nine Supreme Court justices took up the vexing question of a constitutional right to same-sex marriage on Tuesday, the case came down to two competing visions of marriage: what it...
Posted by Adelle M. Banks, Kevin Eckstrom 7 weeks 3 days ago
When The Bible miniseries premiered two years ago, controversy swirled around its depiction of a dark-skinned Satan who some said resembled President Obama, as well as its portrayal of...
Posted by Kevin Eckstrom 8 weeks 5 days ago
The former president of Bob Jones University, one of the nation’s bastions of Christian fundamentalism, has apologized for comments he made in 1980 that gays and lesbians should be stoned to death....
Posted by Kevin Eckstrom 11 weeks 3 days ago
For the second time in as many months, a state court has sided with a group of breakaway Episcopalians, ruling that they can keep their property after leaving the national church in 2008 over sharp...