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Monday, June 18, 2018

Faith leaders oppose Trump's immigration policy

Faith leaders oppose Trump's immigration policy of separating children from parents
NPR: A Trump administration policy of separating children from their parents on the U.S. border has prompted a crescendo of criticism among religious leaders.

The Washington Post: What Jeff Sessions got wrong when quoting the Bible
The Washington Post: A complete reading and understanding of Romans 13 -- and the Bible more broadly -- reveals more love and care for neighbors and immigrants than Attorney General Jeff Sessions would have us believe.

Southern Baptists call off the culture war
The Atlantic: America's largest Protestant group moves to cut ties with the Republican Party and re-engage with mainstream culture.
The New Yorker: Silence is not spiritual: the evangelical #MeToo movement

Most LGBTQ adults are religious, poll finds. Members of the community say they're surprised.
Newsweek: A new survey has found that most LGBTQ adults in the United States are religious and more than half are Christian, to the surprise of people of faith in the community.

Taking a lesson from Michael Curry could just save the Church of England
The (London) Guardian: The Church of England is so handicapped by self-importance that applying the flexibility of other churches could revive its plummeting numbers.

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