In the 1960s, about 20 percent of married couples were in interfaith unions; now 45% of married couples are likely to be of different religions.
Day: April 6, 2013
When Faith Baptist played Grinnel on the basketball court last November, Grinnel’s Jack Taylor shot an NCAA-record 138 points as his team went on to win 179-104. Was their star a hero blessed by God or did the winning team–representing an evangelical Christian school–simply humiliate their opponents?
Orphans displaced by the decades-long civil war in Sudan, known as “The Lost Boys and Girls of Sudan,” now resettled in the U.S., celebrate Easter at All Saints Episcopal Church in Salt Lake City.
Christian Wiman, the editor of Poetry magazine and a poet himself, writes about his faith and his illness in “My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer.”
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and ordinary men, they were amazed and recognized them as companions of Jesus. \When they saw the man who had been cured standing beside them, they had nothing to say in opposition. So they ordered them to leave the …