Beware of Your Inner Circles

Beware of Your Inner Circles

“No man is an island.” John Donne wrote those words four centuries ago, and they are as true now as they were then, except we don’t believe them anymore. Today, more and more of us are beginning to define our nuclear families and our carefully chosen circle of friends...
Look Back | July 4th Worship Requires Caution, Courage

Look Back | July 4th Worship Requires Caution, Courage

Editor’s note: “Look Back” is a series designed to highlight articles from the Good Faith Media archives that remain relevant or historically interesting. If you have an article from our archives that you’d like us to consider including in this series, please email...
Reaction & Response: Nations Lean Toward Inclusivity

Reaction & Response: Nations Lean Toward Inclusivity

Fewer people in the United States, United Kingdom, France and Germany believe that to truly belong in their nation a person must have been born there, be a Christian, share customs and traditions and speak the dominant language. According to a Pew Research Center...
Rick Santorum Is Wrong – and Right

Rick Santorum Is Wrong – and Right

As a citizen of the Muscogee Creek Nation, whose ancestral lands reside in the modern-day states of Georgia and Alabama, I listened with immense frustration and anger as former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum, a Republican from Pennsylvania, gave claim to American...
Nationalism and Holy Week

Nationalism and Holy Week

Jesus encountered religious nationalists seeking to overthrow Rome during the final week of his life. As the week progressed, these insurrectionists played a pivotal role in his execution. After his triumphal entry into Jerusalem, religious nationalists began to think...