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Ballots and belief: Is there room for God in the voting booth? | Secular News Daily

Kurt Ostrow, intern at Americans United, asks whether consideration of a candidate's religious faith is appropriate.
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Lack of belief shouldn’t disqualify candidates - On Faith - The Washington Post

Lack of belief shouldn’t disqualify candidates - On Faith - The Washington Post | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Americans, of all people, with our unflinching commitment to religious liberty, should refuse to disqualify candidates seeking political office who do not believe in God.
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Life With a German Shepherd: Religion and Politics

Life With a German Shepherd: Religion and Politics | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Religion and Politics. We have raised the question: can our encounter with the God who in Christ has shown us his face and opened his heart be for us too not just “informative” but “performative”—that is to say, ...
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Amid Bachmann controversy, many Christians cool to conversion therapy for gays – CNN Belief Blog - CNN.com Blogs

Amid Bachmann controversy, many Christians cool to conversion therapy for gays – CNN Belief Blog - CNN.com Blogs | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
By Dan Gilgoff, CNN.com Religion Editor (CNN) -- When presidential candidate Michele Bachmann’s husband, Marcus, addressed accusations that his Christian counseling business encourages homosexual clients to try to change their sexual orientation,...
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Cain: Romney ‘can’t win’ because he has not done ‘a good job of explaining his religion’

Cain: Romney ‘can’t win’ because he has not done ‘a good job of explaining his religion’ | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
In an editorial board interview with the Washington Times, Herman Cain expanded at length on why he believed Mitt Romney could not beat Barack Obama.
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Michele Bachmann Marriage Pledge Loses Her a Young Conservative

Michele Bachmann Marriage Pledge Loses Her a Young Conservative | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Michele Bachmann's beliefs may win her the votes for the Republican nomination, but they all but guarantee that she will not win the moderate voters who decide presidential elections.
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'Pray away the gay' claim hits Bachmann's campaign - Scotsman.com

'Pray away the gay' claim hits Bachmann's campaign - Scotsman.com | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
'Pray away the gay' claim hits Bachmann's campaign - A DARLING of the US political right has seen her presidential campaign hit a bump over claims that a counselling clinic she co-owns has tried to "cure" homosexuals.
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Michele Bachmann leaves church accused of anti-Catholic bias

Michele Bachmann leaves church accused of anti-Catholic bias | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Taking a page from President Obama ’s political playbook, Michele Bachmann has formally left a church in Minnesota accused of holding anti-Catholic views.
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Pulpit Priority: An Atlanta Pastor Says Churches Should Be Prophetic, Not Political « The Wall of Separation

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WGLB: Republicans Who Voted For Same Sex Marriage See Campaign Boost

WGLB: Republicans Who Voted For Same Sex Marriage See Campaign Boost | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
ALBANY -- The Republican senators who voted to legalize same-sex marriage have seen an infusion in campaign cash from gay-rights activists across the country, records filed with the state Board of Elections show.
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Michele Bachmann Rose Swiftly Fighting Same-Sex Marriage

Michele Bachmann Rose Swiftly Fighting Same-Sex Marriage | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Michele Bachmann’s political rise has its roots in her dogged fight against same-sex marriage and her mixing of politics with her evangelical faith.
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Chicagoans want to ban Sarah Palin's books

Chicagoans want to ban Sarah Palin's books | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
In an unscientific, but amazing on-the-ground poll, 36% of Chicagoans voted to ban Sarah Palin's books from being sold in the Windy City. The guys from RebelPundit.com attended the Printer's Row Literature Festival in June.
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Religion and Politics in Bahrain: Better Late Than Never: Al-Wifaq Outicially Out of the Dialogue | Bahrain,MENA & Arab spring | Scoop.it

Religion and Politics in Bahrain: Better Late Than Never: Al-Wifaq Outicially Out of the Dialogue | Bahrain,MENA & Arab spring | Scoop.it | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Wefaq is finally out of the Regime's monolgue 'dialogue' (RT @NLRevolution: Religion and Politics in Bahrain: Better Late Than Never: Al-Wifaq Outicially Out of the Dialogue http://dlvr.it/bgmBv...)...
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Bachmans Exposed As Fake Diploma Mill Con Artists

Bachmans Exposed As Fake Diploma Mill Con Artists | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Discussion about Bachmans Exposed As Fake Diploma Mill Con Artists.
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FFRF sues over Gov. Perry’s prayer rally | Secular News Daily

A church-state watchdog organization filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block TX Gov. Rick Perry's promotion of an evangelical prayer rally.
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FFRF sues over Gov. Perry’s prayer rally | Secular News Daily

A church-state watchdog organization filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block TX Gov. Rick Perry's promotion of an evangelical prayer rally.
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