(RNS) As mayor of Burlington, Vermont, the Democratic candidate defended the erection of a giant menorah on the steps of city hall in the 1980s.
Articles tagged “Christmas”
(RNS) A crop of December movies have strong religious themes, both Christian and Jewish, and there are a few for the skeptical and the atheist as well.
(RNS) Our staff suggests books to give — from imaginative fiction to challenging ideas to inspirational work and smart picks for younger readers.
End terrorism, seek peace and restore dignity to the all who, “like the child Jesus, suffer cold, poverty, and rejection,” he said in his annual “Urbi et Orbi” (to the city and the world) address.
As the Obamas prepare to celebrate Christmas in Hawaii, the president said he and wife Michelle are “ever-mindful” that “many of our fellow Christians do not enjoy that right” to celebrate openly.
(RNS) It’s more important than ever for parents to appreciate that their atheist children are still good people who deserve their support.
TEL AVIV, Israel (RNS) As the population of Christian foreign workers and asylum seekers has grown in Israel, so, too, has the demand for Christmas-related merchandise.