Tradition or Revision?

By Julie Roys “Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead.” So wrote

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A Fairy-Tale Gospel

I love fairy tales. Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Rapunzel. Though some may dismiss them as cheesy children’s stories, I believe they express deep spiritual truths. They

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Shoot the Messenger

By Julie Roys It’s a classic case of shoot the messenger. About a week ago, a relatively unknown seismologist predicted a destructive earthquake would strike

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Emergent Politics

By Julie Roys If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it’s probably a duck. At least,

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Progressive Christians?

By Julie Roys Recently, an Episcopal diocese in Michigan ordained a Zen Buddhist to the priesthood, triggering protests from scores Christian leaders. “Buddhism is not

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Julie Roys seeks and uncovers the truth. Trained as a reporter and guided by faith, she explores important issues facing Christians and spiritual seekers with uncommon honesty, fairness and intellectual rigor.