(RNS) — Looking back, I feel guilty for being so stupid and burying myself in books rather than being part of the historic events of my time.
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In the 19th century, Frederick Douglass distinguished between slaveholder religion and the Christianity of Christ. Evangelical author Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove says it's a lesson that Trumpvangelicals need to revisit.
(RNS) — 'My arrest will be an expression of solidarity with Dreamers who face arrest and deportation if Congress or the president does not do something to protect their legal status,' writes the Rev. Thomas Reese. (Commentary)
JAKARTA, Indonesia (Reuters) Former U.S. President Obama urged Indonesians to resist divisive politics based on race and religion, saying the world's most populous Muslim nation has a long history of tolerance that should be preserved.
It's not all about white evangelicals.
(RNS) Could Donald Trump become the first president to rescind a national monument?
(RNS) This was the Philadelphia prelate's latest jab at the iconic Catholic university, and his strongest defense of Trump and blast at those who demonstrated against him.
Three paradigms for resisting when nationalism is on the march. But will any be strong enough?
A former Obama White House staffer says all Americans have reason to hope in the age of Trump.
On being stripped of illusions about being at home in a good land called America.
(RNS) The 44th president's performance in the role of head of state was unsurpassed.
CHICAGO (RNS) 'More often than not, your faith in America — and in Americans — will be confirmed,' Obama said, urging his supporters to get even more involved in the political process.
“We do not know enough about the future to be absolutely pessimistic.”
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The U.S. government is canceling an inactive registry program for visitors from countries where extremist groups are operating, a plan similar to aMuslim registry considered by President-elect Donald Trump.
The religious leader types who get access to the White House are mainly useful idiots.