Post Tagged with: "The Church and Statesman"

Julia Hennrikus

ROSENBERGER: How Our Shortcomings Give Us Strength

Less than a week after watching my Republicans stomp through an incredibly successful midterm election, it seems odd that I would be writing anything other than a gleeful victory lap. While I am salivating a bit at the prospect of having the largest Republican majority since the Truman administration, I[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ROSENBERGER: Dance Club Confessional: Embracing Christ’s Love

ROSENBERGER: Dance Club Confessional: Embracing Christ’s Love

‘Forgive me father for I have sinned,” I heard a man mumble as I turned the corner heading backstage. Like many Christians, I was familiar with this phrase. I was not, however, accustomed to hearing it addressed to a 6-foot-tall drag queen backstage at Town Danceboutique. Confused, but realizing I[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ROSENBERGER: Putting Our Faith in Market Over Dogma

ROSENBERGER: Putting Our Faith in Market Over Dogma

This week, as I opened internet explorer — I’m a profoundly late adopter of technology — I saw several online news articles complaining that Brendan Eich, the CEO of software company Mozilla, had been targeted and criticized for his moral, political and perhaps even religious beliefs. As the drama unfolded[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ROSENBERGER: Unexpected Solace in a Fractured Faith

ROSENBERGER: Unexpected Solace in a Fractured Faith

This year, I am giving up my faith for Lent. When I arrived home for spring break, I received the news that the longest, mutually beneficial relationship in my life had come to an end. Every few months since 1999, Joe the Barber has given me more or less the[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ROSENBERGER: Turning to Spirituality for Guidance on Sex

ROSENBERGER: Turning to Spirituality for Guidance on Sex

For people of countless faith traditions, sex has become inextricably linked with religious practice. Trying to discern God’s will in regard to sex can be daunting, and efforts to reconcile faith and life can cause confusion or guilt. Looking at Christian sexual ethics, Catholics differ wildly from Protestants, who in[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Opinion