Since receiving international condemnation for kidnapping more than 200 schoolgirls last April, the extremist Islamic insurgency has only gotten stronger.

Published in Politics

A Southern Baptist seminary president says the U.S.-led war on terror is not just a military battle but also a conflict of worldview.

Published in Politics

Globalization, the Internet and terrorism have awakened many American Christians to the history and contributions of Eastern forms of the faith, experts say.

Published in Theology
Tuesday, 19 November 2013 12:43

Faith leaders say it’s time to close Gitmo

Forty-three faith leaders called on senators to support provisions that would allow the U.S. government to take practical steps toward drawing down prisoner population and eventually closing down the detention center at Guantanamo Bay.

Published in Politics
Friday, 25 October 2013 11:49

Groups want probe of NYPD surveillance

Dozens of religious, racial justice, civil rights and community-based organizations are calling for the government to investigate alleged police profiling of Muslims in New York City and elsewhere.

Published in Social Issues
Friday, 27 September 2013 09:32

Prayers for friend in Kenyan mall

A former Passport Inc. camper learned on Facebook Saturday that her friend from camp in Kenya was in the mall attacked by terrorists, leading her and others to realize the value of international relationships.

Published in People
Friday, 26 July 2013 11:14

Trayvon and Abdulrahman

Where is the outrage about a Colorado-born teenager accidentally killed by a CIA-led drone strike in Yemen 10 weeks before Trayvon Martin?

Published in Commentaries
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 10:12

Running toward the blast

An ordained comedian's perspective on terrorists and hecklers.

Published in Commentaries

While neighbors in nearby West, Texas, reeled from a deadly fertilizer plant explosion, scholars gathered in Waco to discuss the lasting impact of the siege and raid on the Branch Davidian compound 20 years ago.

Published in History