Susan Silverman has proposed the Anne Frank Home Sanctuary movement, calling on members of Rabbis for Human Rights to house asylum-seekers the prime minister plans to deport.
Last year nearly 1,500 priests joined Unite, one of Britain’s largest unions.
Several Evangelical Covenant Church clergy are facing discipline for participating in a same-sex wedding. Thousands of people connected to the denomination are petitioning for a moratorium on such actions.
Smith raised fundamental questions about the nature of religion.
The reprisal against former Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama has created urgency in Indonesia and elsewhere for protecting civil liberties.
“He feels he can make a difference, and I think he can,” said a fellow member of Covenant United Methodist Church.
The disaster relief agency cited the Supreme Court's Trinity Lutheran decision in changing its policy.
A growing number of evangelicals say the term has become a marker of politics more than beliefs.