(RNS) The Republican-turned-Independent-turned-Democrat is an Episcopalian who skipped church on the day he was inaugurated governor of Rhode Island as a way of respecting the separation of church and state.
Articles tagged “church-state separation”
SILAD, Mexico (RNS) Times have changed to such a degree in Mexico that politicians now seek out the pope and prelates for support. Even so, the hostility of some in Mexico City shows how far the relationship has yet to go between Mexico and the Catholic Church. By David Agren.
(RNS) I draw no joy in continuing to point out the profound dangers of the religious right and its various allies. Yet there remains the specter of Americans kneeling in submission to a particular interpretation of religion that has become an ideology, an all-encompassing way of life. By A. James Rudin.