Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas invokes his Christian faith in a new TV campaign ad. Rick Warren said a the birth control provision in the Affordable Care Act is “like making a Jewish deli sell pork.” The skies open after prayers for rain.
Is there a service to the public, a legitimate reason, for media to play the newly released 911 tapes recorded during the shootings last year at Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown, Conn.?
(RNS) Pope Francis has captivated the public by embracing disfigured pilgrims at the Vatican, cold-calling the downtrodden and washing the feet of young people at a detention center, but he has yet to meet with abuse victims.
(RNS) Recent conversions of former Byzantine-era churches from museums into mosques, encouraged by religious and political leaders, have caused alarm among religious minorities and Turkey’s Christian neighbors.