The Seattle pastor comes out swinging in his latest book, scolding American Christians for their couch-surfing slacktivism. Says we live in a “social-media-hyper-narcisstic-ego-self-centered world.”
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Calling for a miracle or calling up superstitions may not help a person in trouble but they could help us to look or act beyond ourselves.
And it’s not about who’s right.
Anti-Semitism continues to seep across Europe following the Israel-Hamas ceasefire. Motorcycle-riding Sikhs in Ontario must wear helmets, even though they don’t fit over their turbans. And Myanmar is asking foreign officials not use the word “Rohingya,” to which I say “ROHINGYA ROHINGYA ROHINGYA.”
A unique look at faith, action from inside the protests.
*No one* is going to force the LDS Church to perform religious marriages in the temple for anyone it would not already approve to hold a temple recommend. That’s true whether Utah allows gay marriage, polygamous marriage, or marriage between a fish and a monkey.
A few thoughts about a new report that opens our eyes to the dark reality of child sexual exploitation in America.
A sociologist on the ground in Ferguson finds churches are essential to the coalition channeling the community’s response to injustice.
It’s clear from the picture Elder Ballard paints of ward councils that while many words of value might be applied to women there – assistant, helper, supporter, or deputy, for example – “equal” is not among them.