August 20, 2007 | 4:56 pm
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August 20, 2007 | 12:34 pm
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The cover story for today’s New York Times Magazine is about the power of political theology outside of the West. It’s adapted by Mark Lilla from his book, “The Stillborn God: Religion, Politics, and the Modern West.”
Though likely not wholly agreeable, I’m sure it’s a good read. I unfortunately won’t have time to read and offer my perspective on the article today, but will do so tomorrow.
August 18, 2007 | 7:41 am
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The path to faith often takes unexpected twists. In the case of Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, the road went through three of the world’s major religions—Judaism, Islam and Christianity—and ultimately brought him to the FBI.
Born to Jewish parents who call themselves mystics, he grew up... read on
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