Obama’s Liberal Protestant Faith

Apparently many on the religious right are upset, even offended by remarks made by President Obama at the National Prayer Breakfast. I admit, I’m at a loss why.  Somehow his talk was taken as an attack on Christian faith even though Obama is a Christian, baptized, and spent two decades of his adult life as […]

Some Religious Leaders Fight for Gay Marriage and Religious Freedom

One of the highlights of my campaign for Congress was getting to better know some members of the United Church of Christ clergy. Two are still good friends and Dwight Welch is a regular contributor here at Approaching Justice. Here is a statement from the United Church of Christ about a lawsuit brought about by […]