As Lent ends and the Holy Triduum begins, my mind turns to resurrection. Perhaps a bit too soon as the Good Friday death of Jesus and his descent into darkness is still impending.
war in iraq
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There is a Haitian proverb that says after every mountain, there is another mountain.
Within the American news cycle, the front-and-center story about Egypt has three areas of interest: What will it mean for Egypt?
As you read this post, please understand, I'm not a pacifist. I was raised in a politically conservative family. My dad is a proud WWII vet. My only brother retired from the U.S. Air Force.
The emotion that grips me this morning, after watching President Obama's speech last night and listening to the commentary about the "end of our combat mission in Iraq," is a deep sadness.
We rarely slow down to create the sacred space needed to discern the "signs of the times" and who we are as Christians in this time of America.
I can't imagine a better way to lament the 7th anniversary of the war in Iraq than by spending it with Iraq veterans who are horrified by the war and courageously speaking out against it
In the wake of Tuesday's elections where the Democrats lost governor's races in New Jersey and in Virginia, some observers are advising President Obama to scale back his agenda.
Check out the FRC's latest ad opposing health-care reform: