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The ISIS within us all

Fervent believers of all stripes reach the misguided conclusion that they hold the key to the Only Truth

Echoes of Jesus in the Valley of the Cross

More fortress than cloistered sanctuary, the 10th century Monastery of the Holy Cross was constructed west of old Jerusalem around the site of the tree stump from which the holy cross was…

Gazans rush to enjoy life after ruinous war

Even amid the veneer of normalcy, however, it is grimly noted that none of Hamas’ stated objectives — lifting the blockade, the opening of an airport and a sea port — was…