This timely book provides us with an opportunity to pause and reflect on what may be the most pressing issue of our day: What are Americas global responsibilities as the only remaining superpower? What should we be doing with our resources, energy, talent, and strength? What shouldnt we be doing?Spiritual Perspectives on Americas Role as Superpower invites you to explore these essential questions with sixteen of todays most profound religious and spiritual teachers. Coming from a wide variety of faiths, including Protestant, Catholic, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Vedantist, and interfaith traditions, this intriguing volumes contributors bring a crucial point of view to the already-intense national debate centering on Americas place in the world: that of spirituality. An invaluable resource for those wishing to better understand varied spiritual viewpoints on Americas role as superpower, these thought-provoking original essays provide a lucid introduction to the historical, moral, and theological aspects of this controversial issue.