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Conference of Hispanic Christians Endorses Common Core
Originally Posted: 02/06/2014 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Common Core, a set of educational standards that has faced criticism from religious groups, has found an ally in the largest organization of Hispanic Christians in the U.S. Common ...

Faith Leaders Wrestle Over Growing Support for Marijuana
Originally Posted: 02/03/2014 - 5:00pm | Type: Blog

Sunday’s Super Bowl was dubbed by some as the “pot bowl,” as the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks hail from the two states where fans can soon get marijuana as easily as they can get pizza. ...

Christian Conservatives Divided Over Common Core Education Standards
Originally Posted: 10/17/2013 - 2:53pm | Type: Blog

Even though the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez had a 3.9 GPA in high school, his teachers kept pushing him to be a car mechanic. Even though the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez had a 3.9 GPA in high ...

Witnesses to Trauma: Faith Leaders Stand Up for Gun Violence Legislation
Originally Posted: 04/10/2013 - 2:53pm | Type: Blog

For many pastors of urban congregations, “stepping up” to end gun violence stems from a very personal place — as they have been forced to bury their own neighbors and church members. ...