Religion and Politics Make Strange Bedfellows

My favorite topic of discussion is religion, followed closely by politics. Today’s post will be the start of a theme that will be present in many places on this blog. That theme is character; and we will include both a political and a religious perspective in today’s discussion.

Our starting point will be the recent announcement by Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts, that he will not seek the Democratic Party’s nomination for the 2008 Presidential election. Rather, Kerry wants to focus on bringing American troops home from Iraq as quickly as possible. I applaud that decision and the reason for it! Continue reading Religion and Politics Make Strange Bedfellows