Posts tagged "religious charity"

A Covenant for Civility

Sojourners has just published a Covenant for Civility that seeks to “offer a message of hope and reconciliation to a nation that is deeply divided by political and cultural differences.” Some of the organizations represented? World Vision, Habitat for Humanity, Alliance of Baptists, National Association of Evangelicals, Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, The Mennonite Church, New...

Men of God and Abramoff

06 January 2006 Salon.com’s Joe Conason tallies the number of religious figures and moralizing laymen involved in the Jack Abramoff scandals (such as Ralph Reed and Tom DeLay), saving his best bile for Rabbi Daniel Lapin, an apologist for Christian conservatives whose fake Abramoff religious charity, “Toward Tradition,” funneled thousands of gambling dollars to the wife...