Faith

holy week

A first for Christendom: Holy Week without church

April 1, 2020 11:55 pm

We are going to have to follow Jesus in his isolation

coronavirus baby abortion

Dem AGs demand abortion drugs be delivered to doorsteps

April 1, 2020 5:59 pm

Misplaced priorities in the coronavirus abortion debate

pakistan

Islamists are frustrating Pakistan’s fight against coronavirus

April 1, 2020 9:53 am

The state’s failure to control the mosques is rooted in decades of the mosques successfully controlling the state

jefferson education

No one in Jefferson’s day suspected the contradiction between commerce and education

March 31, 2020 4:13 pm

Republics have never lived by the commercial principle alone

jews

Why are Britain’s Jews being so hard hit by coronavirus?

March 31, 2020 11:32 am

We could simply be unlucky

glass hadley freeman

For Jews in Occupied France, survival was a matter of luck

March 26, 2020 6:50 pm

House of Glass: The Story and Secrets of a 20th-Century Jewish Family by Hadley Freeman reviewed

jewish joy

Joy is the Jewish way of defeating hate

March 17, 2020 11:49 am

Someone once summarized the main Jewish festivals in three sentences. ‘They tried to destroy us. We survived. Let’s eat’

stanford

Mass appeal: Stanford in Stamford

March 11, 2020 1:35 pm

An American debut, only a century late

israel folau

Ganging up on Israel

February 24, 2020 3:05 pm

To paraphrase Mark Antony in Julius Caesar, the evil that men tweet lives after them, while the good is oft interred with their bones

jewish

Sanders and Bloomberg take the American Jewish feud public

February 18, 2020 8:21 am

It’s Grumpy Old Men 3

pope

The Pope rebuffs his liberal supporters by rejecting married priests

February 12, 2020 6:01 pm

The Pope has thrown his professional sycophants under the bus

The attempt to cancel Israel Folau 

February 7, 2020 5:07 am

Israel Folau settled his multi-million dollar grievance with Rugby Australia last December after he was sacked over a social media…

homosexuality

God’s honest truth? Homosexuality is hardly mentioned in the Bible

February 6, 2020 11:08 am

Jesus is actually extraordinarily indifferent to the sex lives of those around him

evil

The concept of Evil is an evasion

February 6, 2020 10:41 am

It’s a way of hiding our eyes from what men are or can be, or can do

espinoza

Espinoza v. Montana is about families, not religion

February 6, 2020 9:03 am

Is it appropriate for federal funds to be used to enroll students at religious schools?

holocaust survivors

What it means to be descended from Holocaust survivors

January 27, 2020 9:48 am

The one I fixate on is Ryszard, the child of my mother’s uncle. He died aged nine. That’s the age of my own eldest kid

bill barr new yorker

Bill Barr and the ersatz Papal Octopus

January 17, 2020 9:44 am

Anti-Catholicism is back in the American mainstream

christian

Burning Christianity

January 2, 2020 8:50 am

Europe’s churches are under attack

pogrom

An American pogrom

December 30, 2019 6:38 am

The Democrats have connived with incitement

jewish genius

Want to know the secret of ‘Jewish genius’?

December 28, 2019 6:45 pm

Read this column

chanukah

The hope of Chanukah

December 25, 2019 8:21 am

The Abrahamic family house has many mansions

chick-fil-a christian

The culture war is lost

December 23, 2019 6:54 am

Americans are learning to live in a post-Christian age

zionism

The thin line between Zionism and anti-Semitism

December 20, 2019 12:31 pm

Anti-Semitism is alive and well — and in some surprising places

arab-israeli

Islam’s reformation: an Arab-Israeli alliance is taking shape in the Middle East

December 19, 2019 8:07 am

New maps of the Muslim mind are being drawn and old hatreds are on the run

anti-semitism

American anti-Semitism is everyone’s problem

December 19, 2019 6:15 am

Jews, who are a reliable Democratic voting base, have to start demanding the change from the politicians on their own side