Robert P. George to Saudi Arabia: Whip Me Instead of Raif Badawi
Offering to take 100 lashes each, 7 of 9 USCIRF commissioners 'would rather share in' blogger's punishment than 'watch him being cruelly tortured.'
to flog a dissident blogger 50 times on a weekly basis for the next five months, seven of the nine members of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) have
Our Battle against Religious Persecution Is Floundering
Rep. Frank Wolf, human rights champion, calls on evangelicals to intensify the fight for religious liberty.
Wolf's signature achievement in Congress was the passage of the 1998 International Religious Freedom Act, which created the US Commission on International Religious Freedom
What “Rosewater” Says About Principled Pluralism
Religious conviction, untempered by dissent, can harden into oppressive ideology.
In other words, someone who holds to a principled pluralism, which was the recommendation of the Aspen Institute for fostering long-lasting religious freedom and interfaith dialogue in
The Top 20 Most-Read Gleanings of 2014
Did you catch all the religion news that CT readers found most interesting this year?
be most underpaid). 19) Houston Mayor Drops Pastor Subpoenas. National debate over religious freedom prompts withdrawal. 18) CJ Mahaney, Joshua
Can Wheaton College Require ROTC Program Be Run By Christians?
US Army reviews nationwide policy for ROTC profs, who are paid by military but work as full-time faculty.
According to a Fox News report, the Army stated its system-wide review is unrelated to legal threats from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF).
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Difficult Countries for Christians; Gathering without Buildings; Chicken Little Christianity
New research reveals one more reason to remember 2014: for the greatest number of religious freedom violations against Christians worldwide in recent memory—even in Christian
Religious Freedom vs. LGBT Rights? It's More Complicated
The legal context for what's happening at Gordon College, and how Christians can respond despite intense cultural backlash.
Religious Freedom vs. LGBT Rights? It's More Complicated. John D. Inazu/ July 16, 2014. Image: Mark Wilson / Getty Images. Religious Freedom vs. LGBT Rights? It's More Complicated.