The Common Good

Results for Pluralism

A Theology of Interfaith Cooperation
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 10:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Eboo Patel We can work with others even while disagreeing on significant issues. SUMMER IS READNG time and th ...

From the Archives: July 1994
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 9:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Richard Rohr Our Script Matters THE FUNCTION of healthy religion and church is to provide individuals and soc ...

'Greater Works Than Mine'
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 10:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Martin L. Smith Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C THE SAGA OF Elijah that we are followin ...

From Diversity to Pluralism
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 10:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Eboo Patel Bridges don't fall from the sky; people build them. THE TERM “DIVERSITY” in professional and ...

The Inaugural Prayer We Didn't Hear
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Eboo Patel Claire Albert An inaugural prayer should connect the particularities of one ...

Storytelling and Social Change
Originally Posted: 01/25/2013 - 12:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

Eboo Patel The stories we tell today are simply the next chapter in an overarching narrative of hope, justice, and pluralism. ...

Buddhist, Hindu Make History in New Congress
Originally Posted: 11/08/2012 - 10:09pm | Type: Blog

Congress will become a shade more religiously diverse this January, after Tuesday’s election of the first Hindu representative and first Buddhist senator. Tulsi Gabbard , a Democrat from Hawaii, will become the first Hindu-American congresswoman, ...

The Ground is Shifting
Originally Posted: 11/08/2012 - 11:03am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen H. Stassen Excerpt from A Thicker Jesus: Incarnational Discipleship in a Secular Age, by Glen H. Stassen ...

Sikhs and Sacred Ground
Originally Posted: 08/07/2012 - 4:06pm | Type: Blog

Amidst terror and confusion, Sikhs offered food and water to the growing crowd of police and news reporters outside the gurudwara as part of langar — the Sikh practice of feeding all visitors to the house of w ...

Sikh Leader Responds to Wisconsin Shootings
Originally Posted: 08/07/2012 - 8:50am | Type: Blog

Ralph Singh, director of publications and public relations for Gobind Sadan — "God's House Without Walls," a spiritual community rooted in the Sikh tradition with locations in India and the Unit ...

What Makes for Sacred Ground?
Originally Posted: 06/08/2012 - 1:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Eboo Patel If the forces of pluralism don’t write the next chapter in the American story, the forces of prejudice will. ...

Q Conference - Miroslav Volf On Faith in Public Life
Originally Posted: 04/11/2012 - 2:19pm | Type: Blog

Theologian Miroslav Volf, director and founder of the Yale Center for Faith and Culture, argues that globalization and the resurgence of faith in the United States increases the need for pluralism in public li ...

Balancing Tradition and Pluralism
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 11:08am | Type: Magazine Article

Daisy Khan An interview with Muslim leader Daisy Khan. Daisy Khan spent 25 years as an interior architect fo ...

Many Mansions
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 2:13pm | Type: Magazine Article

Holly Liebowitz Rossi Theological schools and seminaries are changing the ways they prepare their students for our increasingly multirelig ...

Teaching Pluralism
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Alexis Vaughan Successful democracies, ac­cording to Thomas Jeffer­so ...

Love, Cardinal Ratzinger
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger What should we do with these Vatican documents? Holy Mother Church has done it again. Amid a ...