By: Brian Kaylor An estimated 1.4 million Syrians fled south to Jordan over the past few years, a number equivalent to about 20 percent of Jordan's population. For many in Jordan, welcoming refugees is an act of hospitality.
By: Zach Dawes In the wake of a contentious presidential election, no matter the results on Nov. 8, civility will be vital to rebuild community and cooperation. Christians should model civility with humility and mercy.
By: Frank Rees While Christians are all one in Christ, that does not mean our Christian identity does away with our differences. Difference is part of who we are because difference is part of who God is.
By: Matt Sapp The poll is in, and it's not good. Only 17 percent of religiously affiliated Americans are confident their religious leaders act in the best interest of the public. Only two alternatives explain this poll.
By: Ron Rolheiser Thanks to innate narcissism, false patriotism and a propensity for tribalism, many of us believe that God has specially blessed us, but God doesn't value some races and some countries more than others.
By: Beth Allison Barr While most evangelicals avoid all or much of Halloween because of its alleged pagan elements, it is not a pagan holiday. Most Halloween traditions are medieval or early modern in their origin.
By: Chris Smith The most contentious election season will soon be over, but the words will linger, including the lewd remarks against women. Far from locker-room talk, abusive words can lead to abusive action.
By: Michael Parnell "The Birth of a Nation" may have its flaws, but it tells an important story about a preacher to the slave community who can no longer preach submission and calls his fellow slaves to rise up. (Photo: Fox Searchlight)
By: Ashley al-Saliby We must reject the superiority and hatred in all of us because it leads to horrors that we couldn't imagine our friends and neighbors capable of carrying out. With love, we must stand up for our Muslim neighbors.
By: Ashley al-Saliby Three men were arrested for planning to bomb a Muslim community in Kansas. Not too far back in our history, another group successfully carried out a similar atrocity. Where does such murderous hatred begin?
By: Terrell Carter Many churches want to increase minority participation, but achieving diversity must be a conscious choice to invite and welcome people who are not like the vast majority in the congregation.
By: EthicsDaily Staff The military and scientists both top the list in a survey about U.S. public trust, while religious leaders lag behind. Few respondents expressed high trust for news media, business leaders and elected officials.
By: EthicsDaily Staff The companion book to the feature-length documentary film, "The Disturbances," is now available as an e-book, featuring stories and more details that could not be included in the film due to time constraints.