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Will Obama pull through for the faithful?

As Barack Obama continues through his second term as president of the United States, Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly, a cutting-edge source for reporting and analysis of religion news, asks a... read more >


Faith Perspectives on President Obama's Second Term

As Barack Obama began his second term as president of the United States, Bob Abernethy, host of Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly, a cutting-edge source for reporting and analysis of religion... read more >


A Vision for America, An ON Scripture Feature

by Reverend Dr. Alvin O'Neal Jackson (John 2:1-11) A Vision For America, An ON Scripture Feature. A reflection by Reverend Dr. Alvin O'Neal Jackson with a focus on John 2:1-11 (Jan 20, 2013) On Scripture Video.


Churches and the Mentally Ill

One out of 10 people will experience a severe and persistent mental illness at some point in life. During the last 15 years, Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Atlanta has... read more >


Using Power for Good: Turning Ideas into Missions

In 1981, Keith and Darlene Wasserman opened their home to a person in need. Today, they run Good Works Inc., a ministry that helps homeless people transition to more stable... read more >


The Faith Matters Survey, 2006

Harvard University commissioned a survey of 3,100 Americans about their religion and their social and political engagements to help clarify the correlation between belief and behavior among various religious subpopulations.... read more >


Reflection on Ministry: Making House Calls

When it comes to spirituality there are no experts or specialists, only people trying daily to be more like Christ, says chaplain intern Jeremiah Chester, a seminary student at Princeton... read more >


On the Ethics of the Garment Industry

Cambodia’s garment industry was developed in the 1990s and has become the largest export earner for the nation. The women who work in the factories usually work six days and... read more >


The Community is What Counts

Arnold M. Eisen, chancellor of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, shares the concern of mainline Protestantism over declines in participation. That challenge, he suggests, is best addressed by... read more >


Hunger, Nutrition and the G8

As the G8 nations met in Washington in May 2012, Adam Taylor, World Vision’s vice president for advocacy and government relations, was interviewed by Julie Mashack for Religion & Ethics... read more >





Holy Week Inspiration

In a few weeks, Christians around the world celebrate Holy Week and Easter, commemorating the final days of Jesus...

Encouraging Youth Away From Marijuana

   The legislative wars over marijuana are mostly trending in favor of those who support legalization. More...

Leadership La Porte County Hosts its 2nd Annual “Volunteer Expo” on April 19

Leadership La Porte County, Inc. was formed in 1984, with support from the Lilly Foundation, to encourage engaged...

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