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After Terry Jones burns Koran, who is to blame?

There are a lot of culprits here.

By Sally Quinn  | Apr 7, 2011 11:11 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Does God hate women?

This is a question that never occurred to me until I began to study religion. What I found seemed shocking. In every major faith women are or have been treated as second-class citizens.

By Sally Quinn  | Apr 26, 2011 11:06 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

William and Kate’s Anglican ceremony: ‘Every wedding is a royal wedding’

The dean of the National Cathedral in Washington, the Very Reverend Samuel T. Lloyd II, explains some of the rituals and scripture we saw at Westminster Abbey today.

By Sally Quinn  | Apr 29, 2011 12:20 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

May 21, 2011: Not the end of the world

You can relax. The world is not coming to an end on May 21. I have it on authority.

By Sally Quinn  | May 20, 2011 9:45 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Oprah: America’s high priestess

Oprah’s final show was a sermon.

By Sally Quinn  | May 26, 2011 8:44 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Stand by your man?

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 2, 2011 12:02 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Faith and Freedom showdown: Palin v. Bachmann

Move over Sarah Palin. Michele Bachmann is stealing your thunder.

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 7, 2011 4:51 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Huma's choice: Stay with Weiner or go?

Will Anthony Weiner's pregnant wife stand by her humiliated man?

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 17, 2011 11:47 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Tim Tebow on Jesus, football and dating: ‘It’s attractive when girls have faith’

Tim Tebow is a deeply committed Christian and not afraid to say so, which he does in his new book, “Through My Eyes.”

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 28, 2011 2:17 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Is Anders Behring Breivik a Christian terrorist? Let’s not mince words

If people kill in the name of religion should they be identified by their religion?

By Sally Quinn  | Jul 26, 2011 5:51 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

A prayer for America

Violence is not more a feature of Islam, than those qualities are features of other faiths and people of no faith.

By Sally Quinn  | Sep 9, 2011 11:17 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Pastor Jeffress’s comments: Rick Perry’s ‘Rev. Wright' moment?

The Perry campaign has distanced the candidate from the hateful words of the Rev. Jeffress, but the candidate needs to add his voice to those denouncing the pastors’s words.

By Sally Quinn  | Oct 10, 2011 3:58 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Southern Baptist Convention official talks Christianity, cults and 2012

The head of the denomination’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission is unhappy with a pastor’s remarks about Romney, Mormonism.

By Sally Quinn  | Oct 11, 2011 9:55 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Anita Perry and the burning bush

While Rick Perry is the latest candidate said to be called by God to run, it’s Mitt Romney who is being attacked because of his faith.

By Sally Quinn  | Oct 16, 2011 10:19 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

The personhood amendment’s slippery slope

According to the logic of the Mississippi initiative, anyone who destroys a fertilized egg will be guilty of taking the life of a ‘person.’

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Cornel West and the demon of doubt

A conversation about Occupy Wall Street, faith, corporate greed, his Supreme Court arrest and why he does not want to vote for Obama.

By Sally Quinn  | Nov 10, 2011 10:52 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

What will God whisper in Herman Cain’s ear next?

The candidat filled his campaign with claims about what God wanted. Where did claims of adultery fit into that plan?

By Sally Quinn  | Dec 6, 2011 8:35 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Rick Perry’s faith-based initiative

The Texas governor and floundering GOP candidate must be really desperate if he’s willing to launch religious attacks on our country’s leader.

By Sally Quinn  | Dec 9, 2011 12:03 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Sleep in heavenly peace, dearest Christopher

How fitting that Christopher Hitchens should die the week of Christmas. It’s almost as if he planned it. So many Christians, with their lights and trees and holly and crèches, eulogizing him at the time of their dear savior’s birth.

By Sally Quinn  | Dec 20, 2011 1:26 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Tim Tebow and the Second Coming

Some believe the winning but inexperienced Denver Broncos’ quarterback may be the Messiah.

By Sally Quinn  | Dec 23, 2011 4:13 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Stephen Bloom: In Iowa, ‘family values’ means ‘Christian values’

Bloom talked to Sally Quinn about what the Iowa Caucus results say about religion in Iowa and the controversy his Atlantic piece ignited.

By Sally Quinn  | Jan 4, 2012 5:26 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Mormonism’s modern-day problem

All Christians believe that God used revelation and miracles. Mormons just believe theirs happened 200 years ago, in America.

By Sally Quinn  | Jan 22, 2012 9:32 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

How did Gingrich win ‘values voters’?

Why is it all right to abandon your own values, ethics and morals to vote for someone who has not adhered to those same values?

By Sally Quinn  | Jan 26, 2012 3:40 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Santorum: A martyr to the cause?

Rick Santorum does not want to be president. That’s obvious.

By Sally Quinn  | Feb 24, 2012 6:12 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Santorum’s path: It’s social issues, stupid!

Sally Quinn l Values and social issues have taken Santorum, against all odds, into a neck-and-neck battle with Romney.

By Sally Quinn  | Mar 1, 2012 4:58 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Do Rush Limbaugh’s listeners have no shame?

His apology to Sandra Fluke falls far short, and so does the reaction of GOP hopefulls.

By Sally Quinn  | Mar 5, 2012 2:33 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Who wins in the 'war on women’?

Rush Limbaugh’s attack on Sandra Fluke was just the beginning.

By Sally Quinn  | Mar 8, 2012 3:54 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

A Catholic ‘war on women’

Women who dared to disagree with the male leaders of the Catholic Church are now targets of a new crackdown.

By Sally Quinn  | Apr 24, 2012 1:33 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Obama’s bold move ‘forward’

The president’s embrace of gay marriages is an opening for others to take a stand.

By Sally Quinn  | May 11, 2012 7:51 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

My mother’s roses bloom

It’s hard to believe but she and I never had a harsh word in our lives.

By Sally Quinn  | May 12, 2012 9:37 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Rattlesnakes and religion don’t mix

Pastor who died after poisonous bite in West Virginia took the words of the Gospel literally, and it cost him his life.

By Sally Quinn  | May 30, 2012 9:36 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Is God through with John Edwards?

There's only one way Edwards can redeem himself.

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 2, 2012 11:44 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Fifty Shades of Catholicism

Can women united ever truly be silenced--even by the church?

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 7, 2012 1:54 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

‘Fifty Shades’ of God

What is it about being a submissive woman, as is the expectation for so many women in so many religions, that has such appeal?

By Sally Quinn  | Jun 14, 2012 12:13 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Katie Holmes’ Independence Day

She’s leaving Tom Cruise — and leaving Scientology behind.

By Sally Quinn  | Jul 3, 2012 2:35 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Women might not have it all, but they certainly can get what they need

There is no defined answer. Get the life you want by following your own path.

By Sally Quinn  | Jul 5, 2012 6:40 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Don’t boycott Chick-fil-A. Infiltrate.

There are better ways to make a point and win over the restaurant chain.

By Sally Quinn  | Aug 1, 2012 11:50 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

Did God plan Isaac to punish the GOP?

Storm could be God’s gentle reminder to the Republicans of his concern for his creation?

By Sally Quinn  | Aug 28, 2012 2:10 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Paul Ryan’s abortion problem

He has been forced by Mitt Romney to condone what he truly believes to be murder.

By Sally Quinn  | Aug 30, 2012 4:01 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Playing the religion card

Do Democrats want to deny God a place in politics? Does the GOP have a proprietary relationship with the Almighty?

By Sally Quinn  | Sep 8, 2012 8:57 PM  | COMMENTS (0)