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Posted Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 
In a recent Washington Post blog post, writer Sally Quinn wrote that Mitt Romney handed Barack Obama "the God vote." She wrote " If Obama wants to win the next debate, he needs to wear God, as much as it offends him to do so, the same way he captured the flag for this one." The Texas Faith Panel, including Prof. Cynthia Rigby, responds with their thoughts on if the president needs to "wear God."
Posted Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 
As a member of the Texas Faith Panel, Cynthia Rigby responds to to the statement Texas Gov. Rick Perry made saying that separation of church and state is sometimes invoked simply to discourage religious people from getting involved in politics and public policy.
Posted Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 
Whitney Bodman, associate professor of comparative religion, recently wrote an opinion piece on the "use and abuse of hate" in response to the violence that was provoked by a film depicting Muhammad. This op-ed was originally printed in the Austin American-Statesman in September 2012.
Posted Friday, Aug 31, 2012 
This week the Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby, was asked to craft the speech they would like to hear at either of the major political conventions.
Posted Thursday, Aug 9, 2012 
This week's blog the Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby, respond to the recent shooting at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee. They answer the questions: Is this Christian terrorism? If so, what do we do?
Posted Monday, Jul 30, 2012 
The divide between individualism and communitarianism flashed to the surface last week during the presidential campaign. The Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby share where they fall in the spectrum and how their theology places them closer to the dignity of the individual or the importance of community.
Posted Wednesday, Jul 18, 2012 
This week the Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby, give their thoughts on: Would you be very comfortable, somewhat comfortable, somewhat uncomfortable, or very uncomfortable with an atheist serving as president?
Posted Monday, Jun 25, 2012 
The Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby, take a break from their usual commentary and share what they are reading this summer and why.
Posted Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 
Cynthia Rigby and the Texas Faith Panel tackle the question of when medical discoveries, such as knowing the entire of genome of a fetus, is taking knowledge too far.
Posted Friday, Jun 8, 2012 
According to a recent survey, two-third of responders think that religion coverage is too sensationalized. This week, the Texas Faith Panel, including Austin Seminary's Cynthia Rigby share their thoughts on the topic.

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