Monday, 16 June 2014 13:25

Christians, war and neighbor love

Genocidal sectarian violence may be happening in Iraq. What does love of neighbor require of us?

Baptist World Alliance member groups urge Christians to press governments for peace in the Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 28 January 2014 19:21

Faith leaders oppose new sanctions in Iran

A diverse group of religious leaders signed an open letter warning that a bill before the Senate could undermine progress in negotiations aimed at keeping Iran from developing nuclear weapons.

Published in Politics
Friday, 20 December 2013 18:32

Practicing peace

Christmas celebrates a world that is better than it is.

Published in Seriously Funny
Friday, 08 November 2013 12:38

Ethicist says violence a moral option

In a broken world, Christians sometimes may need to use force — even deadly force — to protect the innocent, but they always should recognize their actions fall short of God’s ideal, a Christian ethicist told students at Baylor University’s Truett Theological Seminary.

Published in Social Issues
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 00:00

Chaplain 'forever changed' by war

CBF-endorsed Maj. Charles Seligman, an Air Force chaplain, is sharing his combat journal with ABPnews readers beginning today. He hopes it will help others who, like himself, suffered deep emotional wounds at war.

Published in People
Friday, 06 September 2013 16:04

Jesus’ pacifism is not passive

Americans like Jesus’ teachings when we go to the movies, but not when we go to war.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 14:09

Gaining perspective from afar

Does America have a moral obligation to be the defender of oppressed sectors of other nations?

Published in Thinking Theologically