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Antigovernment zealots and biblical literalists are driving the race for 2012's Republican presidential nomination.
Isaac Casaubon was a model citizen of the republic of letters—a community more durable than any church and broader than academia.
The internationally renowned activist talks to Katha Pollitt about women and driving in Saudi Arabia, a feminist Islam, and the chances for a “Saudi Spring.”
As contradictory as the gospel truths of California's digerati are the dogmas of West Coast evangelicalism, a melding of Jefferson and Jesus.
Adina Hoffman and Peter Cole's Sacred Trash offers a precious meditation on how the discovery of hidden hoards of history can transform our worlds.
The pope failed to take decisive action in response to clear evidence of a criminal underground in the priesthood.
History is replete with peaceful role models like the “Frontier Gandhi” of colonial India.
Scientists, Sam Harris writes, are the saints of circumspection. If that’s true, then with his writing on religion and morality Harris breaks the mold.
Are Christians in the United States fueling an under-regulated international adoption industry?
Declaring a global “orphan crisis,” US evangelicals ride to the rescue—with unintended results.
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