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An employer who bans all religious clothing at work is not one I’d want to work for

The European Court of Justice ruled this week that employers can refuse to employ staff who insist on wearing headscarves – but the implications of the ruling are complex and do not necessarily constitute an attack on one particular faith… 235 more words

The Muslim Times

Evening Prayer 3.16.17, Thursday of Lent 2

Just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to whomever he wishes.

Rend your hearts, and not your garments. 1,988 more words

Jesus

Religious Tolerance

You sneeze: what do people say to you?

It’s the holiday season: what do people say to you?

It’s your birthday: what do people say to you? 623 more words

Current Issues

Glimmers of Hope

Lisa See’s memoir On Gold Mountain describes the effects of the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882. After the law passed prohibiting Chinese nationals from obtaining visas to come to America, racist hatred of the Chinese escalated into terrible violence against Chinese immigrants. 557 more words

Stephen Miller: Donald Trump and the Muslim Ban

One Sunday morning a few weeks ago, Stephen Miller (Senior Advisor to the President) leapt to the country’s attention when he appeared on numerous shows… 1,303 more words

Society And Civilization

Religious Tolerance Comes Into Question

In 2010 Obama spoke at the Iftar Dinner, a religious observance of Ramadan, at the White House and stated, “This is America.  And our commitment to religious freedom must be unshakeable.  165 more words

Trump

The Cross and the Calabash-We are fearfully and wonderfully created.

“We can’t have Christians serving in the leadership of this committee”: the man chairing the meeting proclaimed with a stern face.”We need to know where you all stand as far as this matter is concerned, so we can speak the same language. 390 more words