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Sunday, May 29, 2005

Theology and Politics

Finally, somebody is talking about theology and politics intelligently. Jerome Groopman’s column in today’s Washington Post makes a number of good points. First, the positions of various religious traditions regarding stem-cell research is far much ambiguous than most believe. Even more importantly, though, Groopman suggests a way to discuss theology and politics without resorting to black-and-white dogma.