Friday Jul 25
Shelter Island Reporter
Reverend Sarah Segal McCaslin at Union Chapel
The Reverend Sarah Segal McCaslin will be the guest preacher at the Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, July 27. at 10:30 a.m. Her sermon is entitled "Primal Fear, Primal Hope."
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Faith communities are dumping their fossil fuel investments
Activists support fossil fuel divestment in front of the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Bascom Hall on April 5, 2014.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Administration Announces It Will Not Exempt Religious Institutions On ...
Federal contractors will not be able to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring even if they have a religious objection, the Obama Administration will announce on Monday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The World Council of Churches divests from fossil fuels
I was impressed a few weeks ago when a top Catholic university and Union Theological Seminary both voted to divest from fossil fuels .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
We Want People to Change Their Minds
Word came recently that both the Philadelphia Quakers and the Unitarian General Assembly have decided to divest from fossil fuels.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
100 Faith Leaders To Obama: Religious Liberty Shouldn't Be Used ...
A group 100 religious clergy, theologians, and faith leaders sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Tuesday urging him not to include religious exemptions in a forthcoming executive order prohibiting federal contractors from using hiring polices that discriminate against LGBT people.
Faith Leaders Sign Letter Opposing Religious Exemption For LGBT Hiring Non-Discrimination
More than one hundred faith leaders sent a letter to President Obama on Tuesday asking that he remove a religious exemption from his upcoming executive order banning hiring discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity among federal contractors.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
After Hobby Lobby, Faith Groups Reject Push To Perpetuate...
As President Barack Obama gets closer to issuing an executive order protecting the LGBT employees of federal contractors from discrimination, a growing number of progressive faith voices are working to counter conservatives who are pressuring the administration to include special exemptions for religious groups.
Dear Christians: Stop Opposing Obama's Ban on LGBTQ Job Discrimination
President Barack Obama, during a reception to observe LGBT Pride Month in the East Room of the White House in Washington D.C. on June 30, 2014.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Temple City Tribune
Local Educator Get NEH Award to Attend the Religious Worlds of New York Summer Institute
Kimberly Medendorp, middle-school English teacher and co-executive director of the Peace & Justice Academy, was invited to apply to this prestigious gathering of religious leaders and educators based on her work in starting the nation's first interfaith high school, right here in Pasadena.