Defending politicians of faith

Michael Higgins – Globe & Mail

So, in my view, it is fair game to submit Mr. Biden’s and Ms. Palin’s respective faiths to appropriate investigation in pursuit of a deeper understanding of the convictions that shape them. Their religious beliefs may indeed prove to be a problem, but the fact that they have religious beliefs at all is not. It is our problem in thinking so.

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