FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (RNS) — The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops delivered a rebuke of the Trump administration's recent immigration polices at the group's spring conference as individual bishops urged protests.
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A Princeton historian says the idea that America is a "Christian nation" is a modern invention fueled by corporations, clergy, and politicians.
A prominent religious journal has launched a movement encouraging pastors to refuse to perform marriages as representatives of the state. The concept is not entirely novel and isn't just being proposed by conservatives. Americans should seriously...
Jesus' love-your-enemies ethic is often juxtaposed with Paul's sword-bearing theology in Romans 13. Who should Christians side with?
A lot of hot air is devoted to American evangelicals' work on domestic issues such as abortion and gay marriage. But Mark Amstutz, professor of political science at Wheaton College, explains what an evangelical foreign policy looks like.
Reaction to the George Zimmerman verdict uncover deep racial tensions. How do we move forward?
Activist and author Shane Claiborne talks about church, politics, and "red letter" Christianity.
When news of Hugo Chavez’s death was first released, some people broke out their party hats. More than 200 patrons of El Arepazo, a Venezuelan restaurant outside of Miami, celebrated late into the night. Jim Treacher of The Daily Caller penned a...