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Category Archives: Freedom

Freedom and equality go together — the Bible affirms & we proclaim

A community in Quebec has done an interesting thing. The people of Saint-Apollinaire voted to not allow a Muslim cemetery in town. They did so for a rather high-minded reason. … Continue reading

August 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Revisiting Roosevelt’s ‘Four Freedoms’

Eleven months before the Japanese would draw the U.S. into global war, President Franklin Roosevelt addressed Congress on Jan. 6, 1941, and laid out a worldwide vision of four freedoms. … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Freedom and community in tension

We value both freedom and community, but there is tension created by the two. Freedom, by its nature, implies space between one and others — sometimes physical, sometimes in other … Continue reading

May 22, 2011 · Leave a comment