Pamela K. Taylor
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How then do we define Christian or Islamic or any other religious groups’ values? Very carefully!
By Pamela K. Taylor | Apr 1, 2011 11:04 AM | COMMENTS (0)
As MLK said, silence will be interpreted by our enemies as agreement and by our friends as betrayal.
By Pamela Taylor | Apr 9, 2011 12:13 AM | COMMENTS (0)
Most Muslims would tell you that one of Islam’s great goals was to elevate women’s status in society and to prevent the oppression of women that was common in seventh century Arabia.
By Pamela K. Taylor | Apr 14, 2011 9:03 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Bin Laden has singularly disgraced Islam and dragged our faith through the mud with his promotion of terrorism throughout the world from Indonesia, the Middle East, Africa and here in the United States.
By Pamela K. Taylor | May 3, 2011 8:34 AM | COMMENTS (0)
Religious practice, especially ritual, can all too easily turn into mindless, rote performance, whether its the five daily prayers of Islam, or the before dinner grace so common in Christian American households, or even Buddhist meditative practices.
By Pamela K. Taylor | Jul 8, 2011 11:24 AM | COMMENTS (0)
All too often religious people equate faith with moral behavior. As a Muslim, I can attest to the fact that this is not always the case. As a former atheist, I can also attest to the fact that I was raised not only with a strong moral orientation, but also with the theoretical background, critical thinking and analytical skills needed to make sound moral choices.
By Pamela K. Taylor | Jul 21, 2011 9:54 PM | COMMENTS (0)