Day: October 5, 2014

Forgiveness at Andover-Newton?

The Rev. Dr. Victoria Weinstein, an alum of Andover-Newton Theological School, reflects on today’s inauguration of the Rev. Martin Copenhaver as its president in the wake of Copenhaver’s extra-marital affair:

Ebola and Boko Haram: different rules apply

As some Christians advocate for “just war” and claim airstrikes are necessary to support populations vulnerable to ISIS, where is the same level of global outcry for Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and the threat of Ebola? Dr. Paul Valelly, visiting professor of Ethics and the University of Chester explains:

Blessing of the animals

Yesterday was the Feast of St. Francis. For many Episcopal Churches, the Feast of St. Francis is an opportunity to celebrate the Blessing of the Animals in order to honor creation. This year, Huffington Post Religion readers share their pet pictures.