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American Muslims Are Not Responsible for 9/11

For the sake of resting my soul, while I was on vacation with my wife and boys, I was sure not to watch any cable news.
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A Different Idea for Ground Zero

Here's an idea for people who are unhappy about having an Islamic Center near the site of the World Trade Center, especially if those people are Bible-believing Christians and/or defenders of the U
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Is Obama a Christian? Cathleen Falsani Responds on CNN

Sojourners magazine columnist Cathleen Falsani was interviewed on CNN last Sunday about her 2004 conversation with then-Senator Barack Obama
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The Legacy of Martin Luther King: Making Real the Promises of Democracy

[Editor's Note: In anticipation of the anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28, 1963, God's Politics will feature a series of posts on the
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Friday Links Round-Up

Tea Party quotes. Elizabeth Warren. Quran burning. Here's a little round up of links from around the web you may have missed this week.
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The Best Part of Wanting to Change the World

I'm thankful that God rarely answers our constant requests wanting to know the future. Why?
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Why August 28 Matters (It's Not About Glenn Beck)

On August 28, 1963 the mastermind of the historic March on Washington, A.
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Righteous Imports: I'm OK With Strawberries Shipped in from California

"More evidence links pesticides to hyperactivity," says a headline from yesterday's Los Angeles Times
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For They Shall be Called Children of God

In Sunday school many many years ago, I learned the Beatitudes.
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