Dear friends of Ron Sider, I have some bad news: my father Ron Sider died suddenly last night (July 27, 2022), of a cardiac arrest. Please join our…
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Congress has an historic opportunity to protect religious liberty in what at first blush may seem an unlikely vehicle: legislation to protect gay civil…
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In previous emails, I have told you about Dr. Sunday Agang of Nigeria. His family was so poor that he could not start school until he was 17. But he did…
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I am a scholar who spent several years of my life completing a PhD. But for better or worse, I am best known as a popularizer. In fact, my problem ,if…
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Whether you are a Republican or Democrat, pro-Trump or anti-Trump, we all agree on at least one thing. American democracy is threatened in a way that it…
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One of my favorite Christmas carols asks this question again and again. One line captures the essence of Christian faith: “Mary did you know, when you…
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In the early 1970s, I was living in North Philadelphia and ran a series of weekend seminars for white suburban and rural church leaders. Father Paul…
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David Brooks’ November 5 New York Times column discusses a fundamental problem with Democrats. Democrats dominate much of the society’s generators of…
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As I look out my study window of a two-bedroom apartment in our retirement community, I see gorgeous beauty. The woods just outside is ablaze with fall…
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Father, in the morning of this new day, I joyfully and gratefully submit every fiber of my being to you and your will. I surrender every corner of my…
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We can only understand Jesus’ teaching in the context of his gospel of the kingdom. Jesus taught that the long-expected messianic kingdom was actually…
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Biblical balance is important in every area of our lives. It is important in our personal lives as we seek to combine prayer and action. It is central…
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