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The Gospel According to George McGovern
Originally Posted: 02/18/2014 - 9:27am | Type: Magazine Article

Robert G. Duffett The peacemaking bomber pilot (and son of the evangelical church) offers a model political vision for young Christians t ...

'Break My Heart With What Breaks Yours'
Originally Posted: 09/09/2013 - 10:23am | Type: Blog

In writing From Times Square to Timbuktu: The Post-Christian West Meets the Non-Western Church, I found that one of the most intriguing questions I encountered is how rapidly growing forms of Christianity in t ...

Justin Bieber Thanks His Mother for Faith, Strength (and Helps Single Moms While He's At It)
Originally Posted: 06/04/2012 - 1:12pm | Type: Blog

You might not be a fan of Justin Bieber, but I'm willing to bet there's at least one young person in your life who is. And while it may be hard for us adults to believe, young Bieber, the Canadian po ...

A Turning Point on Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/09/2012 - 1:16pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper A conference at Cedarville University shows new political boundary-crossing in the Christian college world. ...

The Morning News: Friday, Dec. 2, 2011
Originally Posted: 12/02/2011 - 2:31pm | Type: Blog

The Morning News: Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 AMERICAN SPECTATOR: Social Muddle: Business, Justice, and the Gospel are Already Social The adjective that economist Friedrich Hayek f ...

Worth a Listen: Huffington Post's Religion Editor on Social Justice and the Gospel
Originally Posted: 11/21/2011 - 11:42am | Type: Blog

Over the weekend, our friend Paul Brandeis Raushenbush, senior religion editor for the Huffington Post, was a guest on NPR's "On Being" program with host Krista Tippett, to talk about how the So ...

Getting Beyond Labels (Part I)
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/truth-and-civility/" target="_blank"></a></p> <p>Ever since Peter and Paul had opposing views about ministry to the Gentil ...

Faith Beyond Belief: Dogma Without Deeds is Dead
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:19am | Type: Blog

In a recent interview with <em>Commonweal </em>magazine, renowned Catholic theologian David Tracy argued that theological discourse, with its accompanying jargon and disputes about certain doctrina ...

A Christian Argument for Progressive Taxation
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

Wednesday morning, at 9 a.m. sharp, I took my tax payment to the local post office. When I handed it to the clerk, she said, "I hate tax day." I replied, "Not me. ...