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Good stories lurk in ideology-driven magazines and web sites on the religion beat, perhaps more so than with other fields. For example, there’s often useful fare blended with the partisanship of Church & State, monthly house organ of Americans...
From: Get Religion | By: Richard Ostling | Monday, January 26, 2015
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"This Colorado baker refused to put an anti-gay message on cakes. Now she is facing a civil rights complaint," proclaimed a Washington Post  headline. "Complaint: Baker refused to write anti-gay words on cake," reported USA Today. "Denver baker...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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Today is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, an event that -- to my surprise -- is getting very little coverage in the mainstream press on this side of the Atlantic. Why is that? Any theories? Perhaps the coverage will be tomorrow, focusing...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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Mitt Romney is in the news again, which means it's time for people to argue about whether the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is, well, you know, normal and safe and whatever. This leads us to a really interesting question linked to a New...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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Now here is an interesting thing to ponder. What we have here is a Baltimore Sun story about a controversy in the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland that does not appear, at first glance to have anything to do with evolving sexual ethics or alcohol. The latter,...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Seems like everyone is into mergers; why not Catholics? A new Washington Post story surveys the Catholic pro-life movement and concludes that it's merging with other social movements, like homelessness and immigration reform. The story says the merging...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Granted, ultra-Orthodox Jews are restrictive sexually. Granted, they often don't talk to outsiders, especially on sensitive topics. But is that reason enough to devote over 3,150 words to a single viewpoint? The answer, unfortunately, is "Yes" at the...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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I am in the middle or writing a pair of "On Religion" columns about the recent "Getting Religion" conference in Westminster, England, led by the Open University and the Lapido Media network that promotes religious literacy in the press and in diplomatic...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Since I live in Oklahoma, this Washington Post headline caught my attention: Deeply conservative Oklahoma adjusts to sudden arrival of same-sex marriage I'm not sure what I expected when I clicked the link.  I guess I hoped the Post would go below...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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