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The Supreme Court nominee "has disqualified himself," said the council, which represents 38 Christian denominations.
Christians, Hindus, Muslims, Jews, Sikhs and others gathered in Washington to honor King's legacy.
The defeat in the Senate of the “skinny repeal” of the Affordable Care Act was a major victory — one brought about through
We welcome your thoughts and your support for that exploration! (3) How can we do this while at the same time also coping
“There will be no peace if we do not act to protect communities from negative impacts of climate change."
Are those who signed this letter willing to send more young American men and women to die on yet another battlefield in the Middle East when there is an option for peace without military conflict? Apparently so.
I don't want anyone to ever believe that just because a certain individual has access to a Twitter account it means that she is a spokesperson for the Christian faith. Mocking people of other faith traditions is not Christian. Neither is it Christian to worship the gun culture in America that has done so much damage to our society.
After I was arrested with about 90 other Black college students during my senior year at Spelman College in March 1960 for helping organize and participating in student sit-ins at Atlanta's racially segregated restaurants, I wrote in my diary when I returned to Spelman's campus: "SOMETHING WORTH LIVING AND DYING FOR!"
Christians of the world are calling on our leaders to act. We are not asking for anything more than we know can be done. Join us in prayer at noon on Dec. 10 and together we can create a world in which the lowly are lifted up and the hungry are filled.
Tea Party Republicans, who so often argue that America is a Christian nation, have turned their back on the most basic of Christian values: concern for those in poverty, compassion, justice, and setting the captives free.
We invite you to draw on that "template" for an action, modifying it as best meets the needs and outlook of your community.