It serves the opposite of a useful purpose.
(RNS) When we celebrate the legacy of King yet fail to embrace his struggle, we deprive ourselves of the spiritual and political revolution for which King lived and died.
(RNS) Tocqueville deemed Americans' shared Christian ethos strong enough to maintain their free political institutions. Unfortunately, that national character is not quite as strong today.
Chris Matthews asked Trump whether his very rich Muslim friends would be allowed to enter the U.S. during President Trump's Muslim ban. "They'll come in," Trump said.
"The answer is that there has to be some form of punishment," Trump said.
Secretary Jeh Johnson said when Donald Trump and Ted Cruz single out Muslims it hampers the efforts to build ties needed to thwart possible attacks.
(RNS) Catholic leaders should at least have enough confidence to use our tradition as the basis for thinking about our how to reform our institutions.
MEXICO CITY – The burning is part of a widespread Mexican Holy Week tradition where neighborhoods burn effigies to represent Judas.
HOUSTON (RNS) In a presidential primary marred by explicit suspicion of Muslims, Ruth Nasrullah wonders what her neighbors think of her.
Trump reveals divisions rooted in racism
(RNS) In Tuesday's Utah caucuses, Trump faces an uphill battle with Mormons, who form the majority of the electorate.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Wary Jewish voters await Trump inside and outside the AIPAC conference.
(RNS) Among them is a priest from South Carolina who may be skirting the edges of his own church's policies against clerics becoming involved in politics.
(RNS) America finds itself in a very difficult time. We have to do something.
I helped organize my fellow rabbis to spurn the speech to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee's annual conference. Sometimes silence is a scream.