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Why Can’t Christians Get Along, 500 Years After the Reformation?

Martin Luther left behind a rich legacy of protest and reform. But the global church still isn’t over the fractures he helped create.<p>Elizabeth Eaton is in a bit of a bind. Exactly 500 years ago on October 31, Martin Luther allegedly nailed his famous “95 Theses” to the door of a German church, …

And Jesus Said Unto Paul of Ryan ...

A woman who had been bleeding for 12 years came up behind Jesus and touched his clothes in hope of a cure. Jesus turned to her and said: “Fear not. Because of your faith, you are now healed.”<p>Then spoke Pious Paul of Ryan: “But teacher, is that wise? When you cure her, she learns dependency. Then …

Books You Should Read Before the Movies Come Out

Coming soon to theaters (and bookshelves) near you.<p>You’ve heard it. We’ve all heard it: “The book was so much better than the movie. You have to read …

Hop on a bike from Tel Aviv to Jaffa

Join us for one of the most beautiful cycle rides in Israel – along the boardwalk stretching from Tel Aviv Port to Jaffa.

London's first 'High Line' park could transform an abandoned railway in Camden Town

New York’s iconic High Line is inspiring other cities to repurpose and green-up disused elevated railway lines. Representing residents, businesses …

England

Terrorism in America? They hate us for our freedom! Terrorism in Russia? They had it coming!

<b>(AP/Evgeny Kurskov)</b><p>No hashtags or Facebook memes for the victims in St. Petersburg, where a gruesome attack is portrayed as blowback<p>Danielle Ryan<p>April 6, 2017 9:00am (UTC)<p>On Monday 14 people lost their lives and 50 others were injured when a terrorist detonated a nail bomb on the St. Petersburg …

Why moody teenagers love Emily Dickinson

The image of Emily Dickinson as a reclusive spinster and ‘patron saint of the shy’ has endeared her to generations of young people. But it’s an idea that gets Emily Dickinson all wrong, writes Hephzibah Anderson.<p>There’s no denying that Cynthia Nixon looks the part as Emily Dickinson, star of …

Literature

American Contrasts: Poe and Emerson

It’s hard to imagine two more different temperaments than those of <b>Edgar Allan Poe</b> and<b> Ralph Waldo Emerson</b>, contemporaries who, even in their own …