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Building pluralistic religious communities: My experience at an inter-faith devotional

This past week, I attended an inter-faith devotional for the first time. From my personal experience as a Latter-Day Saint, such ecumenical efforts have seen minimal, and I am so proud of my stake for making an effort at participating in the broader faith community. 1,557 more words

LDS

Working toward a theology of the Word

One of my interests is exploring points of convergence between Lutheran and Roman Catholic theology. I developed this interest in the course of my own experiences–and struggles–within both ecclesial communities. 617 more words

Catholic

A Humble Theology

The other day I had an interesting conversation with an anti-religious person and an atheist–both were curious about my studies in theology. I approached the discussion cautiously, not assuming possession of solid theological truth. 485 more words

God

Why I'm Thankful for Evangelicals and Other Religious Hard Shells

As many of you may know by now, I’m not conventionally religious. I’m a cultural Christian, not an orthodox one. I am both pro-choice and sympathetic to the gay plight in America. 626 more words

Jim Langcuster

The Making of Islamophobia Inc. | Foreign Policy

A well-funded network is trying to strip the right to speak away from American Muslims and fanning the politics of fear.

Source: The Making of Islamophobia Inc. | Foreign Policy

Religion & Spirituality

WARP Office, Innovative Approach to Religious Dialog

WARP Office,
an Innovative Approach
to Religious Dialog

Source: http://hwpl.kr/initiative/alliance_religions

World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Office,
An Innovative Approach to Religious Dialogue

The World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Office Meetings are HWPL’s worldwide peace dialogue series in interfaith relations and scriptural texts. 281 more words

Peace

The Problem of the Christian Missionary Jewish Perspective

Writing in the Jewish journal “l’Eylah”, British mathematician Martin Stern bemoans the threat of the Christian church’s“missionising emphasis” towards Jewish people. As a devout Jew, he is concerned. 1,010 more words

Journeys In Ministry