What do moderates in the Senate have in common? They’re Catholic.
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About Tobin Grant
@TobinGrant blogs for Religion News Service at Corner of Church and State, a data-driven conversation on religion and politics. He is a political science professor at Southern Illinois University and associate editor of the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.
Millions of Americans have joined the Catholic Church through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults or RCIA.
The CNN debate was another opportunity for Ben Carson to praise his mom. Listen to his 2005 NPR “This I Believe” essay to understand why.
Public officials must defy laws that are unconstitutional. But it’s the courts that decide what is or is not constitutional.