The Colorado Springs clinic, which includes abortion services, has been the target of repeated protests by anti-abortion activists. The policeman who died was a co-pastor at an evangelical church.
NEW YORK (RNS) Both Marilyn Monoe and Elizabeth Taylor converted to Judaism. But if you think they did it just to please their Jewish husbands, think again. A new exhibit at New York’s Jewish Museum chronicles their Jewish journeys.
(RNS) The idea that our gravest aggression is not biological but cultural suggests that we don’t need to alter our cooperative nature but to address perversions of it.
KAMPALA, Uganda (RNS) Some waited more than 12 hours along the route outside Entebbe International Airport.
Muslim-majority Bangladesh has seen a rise in Islamist violence in recent months, with two foreigners, four secular writers and a publisher killed this year.
(RNS) When she visited Israel earlier this month, Michele Bachmann urged Jews to convert to Christianity as soon as possible because the end times were near.
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The food having been consumed, the visitors having returned to their domiciles, I can turn to the question posed in a Thanksgiving Day email by my old friend Guy Stroumsa, the Martin Buber Professor of Comparative Religion emeritus at the Hebrew University and Professor of the Study of the Abrahamic Religions emeritus at Oxford. Guy, […]
Polls say cranberry sauce is surprisingly divisive, side dishes vary by region, and gratitude for God’s blessings is still most important.