Is the gospel about Jesus rescuing us from hell and transporting us to heaven
Seeking justice for the oppressed. Working to end the connection of child slavery to chocolate. Helping heal a devastated Haiti.
Once again, Glenn Beck has waded into theological waters beyond his depth.
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Without trying to be too presumptuous about the resolution of an ongoing story, I'm doing some personal reflection on the last few days.
One reader wrote me to ask: " "What effect will the Fort Hood shootings have on the American public's perception of Islam?" That question asks us to be foretellers, fortune tellers, to predict.
"Progressive" has become the adjective of choice to describe faith communities with commitments to justice, serving the poor, and environmentalism.