BEING RELIGIOUS IN PUBLIC DEBATE
- Notes on church-state affairs: United States. Hendon, David W.; Kennedy, James M. // Journal of Church & State;Autumn95, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p932
Presents information on several religious issues in the United States. Information on a abortion debate; References to court cases; Issues pertaining to the Religious Equality Amendment; Details on religious amendments; Impact of politics on religious groups.
- Erbe: Gov. Tim Pawlenty's Abortion Recovery Month. Erbe, Bonnie // U.S. News Digital Weekly;4/16/2010, Vol. 2 Issue 15, p16
The author reflects on the religious right's campaign in the U.S. against abortion.
- Talking about religion. // Washington Jewish Week;8/13/2015, Vol. 51 Issue 33, p24
The article reflects on the subject of religion in the questions asked by the public through social networking web site Facebook to Republican candidates for the election in the U.S. in 2016 during their debate on August 10, 2015.
- Defending the dignity of the human person. Pavone, Frank // National Catholic Reporter;5/28/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 30, p17
Comments on the editorial, "Politics, piety and the Catholic vote," in the April 2004 issue of NCR stressing issues on the religious commitment and vision of a politician for his country as considerations for voting for a candidate in the U.S. Views and ideologies of politicians relating to...
- Religion and politics. // Christian Science Monitor;1/4/96, Vol. 88 Issue 27, p20
Editorial. Talks about the double standards adopted on religion and politics in the sit-in at the Capital Rotunda by a group of `social-gospel' Christians to protest Republican welfare-reform plans of sex-education, allowing abortion and favor of vouchers for parochial schools. Difference...
- Where Have All the Scientists Gone? Robinson, Stephen // Education Week;8/25/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p24
The article reflects on the debate over origins, where scientists are conspicuously silent. Scientists and science teachers should enter into political debates only as individuals and not as representatives of any group or institution. It argues that scientists can demand, quite properly, that...
- John Paul the Evangelist. Desmond, Joan Frawley // Human Life Review;Spring2005, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p46
Explores the document released by the Vatican entitled "The Gospel of Life: Evangelium Vitae," which contains the views of Pope John Paul II on the culture of life. Influence of the dramatic presentation of several related themes on pro-life advocates; Reliance of the document on scriptural...
- Mutually Enriching. Strynkowski, John J. // America;9/17/2007, Vol. 197 Issue 7, p19
The article comments on the process of how ecumenical councils arrived at doctrinal pronouncements. The author opines that it is important to attend to the historical circumstances surrounding the pronouncements. It is also necessary to know the conflict that led to an issue being debated at a...
- Reexamining Political Discussion and Disagreement in Church Networks: An Exit Poll Assessment. Sokhey, Anand Edward; Mockabee, Stephen T. // Politics & Religion;Aug2012, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p253
The workplace has been hailed as a fruitful context for encountering difference, but other institutions of adult life â€” notably the church â€” have been downplayed, as it has been argued that self-selection produces political homogeneity within these environments. At the same time,...