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Tensions are brewing over St. Patrick's Day parades. The head of the church that protests funerals is in hospice care. Auctioneers are trying to figure out how to remove a giant Buddha from a restaurant.

Categories: Beliefs

Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Sarah Pulliam Bailey is a national correspondent for RNS, covering how faith intersects with politics, culture and other news. She previously served as online editor for Christianity Today where she remains an editor-at-large.


  1. David Lloyd-Jones

    Have they considered all the values involved?

    Mightn’t it be better to remove the restaurant from the Buddha?


  2. ” Christians and Muslims have joined to try to help people held in modern-day slavery.”

    Muslims helping people held in slavery? Here is a quote from the Quran:

    “On the Day when every person will be confronted with all the good he has done, and all the evil he has done, he will wish that there were a great distance between him and his evil. And Allah warns you against Himself (His punishment) and Allah is full of kindness to (His) slaves.”