Mark Silk perceives the danger for Rick Perry that I do: By hosting, not merely attending, a prayer meeting that was not, in the American civic tradition, inclusive of many faiths, he has set himself up as "pastor-in-chief" a position that contrasts neatly with that pushed by Mitt Romney. That is a debate I want to watch.
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- Editorial: Religious freedom must be anti-discrimination
- A more realistic era in US-Israeli relations
- Missouri activists lobby to shorten prison time
- This issue's Special Section: Our Environment
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by Sr. Rose Pacatte Eco Catholic
by Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service The Francis Chronicles
by Mariam Williams At the Intersection