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  • Christian groups unite to oppose federal budget cuts

    04/26/2011 6:29:39 PM PDT · by TheDingoAteMyBaby · 53 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | April, 25 2011 | jeff kunerth
    A coalition of evangelical, Catholic, Methodist, mainline Protestant, African-American, and Latino Christian leaders will announce a new coalition on Wednesday to fight cuts to anti-poverty programs and congressional plans to make those cuts even deeper. A joint statement released by the coalition—and signed by 32 leaders—states: “As Christian leaders, we are committed to fiscal responsibility and shared sacrifice. We are also committed to resist budget cuts that undermine the lives, dignity, and rights of poor and vulnerable people. Therefore, we join with others to form a Circle of Protection around programs that meet the essential needs of hungry and poor...
  • Krauthammer: "Gibson's Blood Libel"

    03/04/2004 10:24:16 PM PST · by churchillbuff · 1,238 replies · 5,675+ views
    Washington Post ^ | Mar. 5, 04 | Charles Krauthammer
    <p>Christians have their story too: the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. Why is this story different from other stories? Because it is not a family affair of coreligionists. If it were, few people outside the circle of believers would be concerned about it. This particular story involves other people. With the notable exception of a few Romans, these people are Jews. And in the story, they come off rather badly.</p>