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American myths reconsidered

Five years after 9/11, Americans still live in the wreckage of old ideas. Religious liberals have a chance to build a new theology adequate to our complex times. Will we rise to the challenge?

9/11/2006 Fall 2006
The World Trade Center site, seen from the  World Financial Center on March 28, 2006.

The World Trade Center site, seen from the World Financial Center on March 28, 2006. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)