Feb. 10 2012 7:00 AMA Shunning in SeattleA powerful megachurch’s harsh tactics raise questions about how much control churches should have over their members’ lives.
April 19 2011 1:02 PMThe Fifth Passover QuestionWho's going to lead the Seder?
April 18 2011 4:42 PMSympathy for the PharaohIf God hardened Pharaoh's heart, was it fair to punish him?
Feb. 15 2011 12:59 PMApostasy NowNot every religion can produce an apostate like Paul Haggis.
Dec. 24 2010 6:56 AMBring Out the Kwanzaa KinaraOK, the holiday is made-up. But for my family, it was useful.
Dec. 23 2010 6:56 AMHoly NightThe little-known Jewish holiday of Christmas Eve. Seriously.
Sept. 7 2010 1:31 PMWill the Great American Rabbi Please Stand Up?Jewish America seems to have lost its chance to foster home-grown rabbinical sages.
June 3 2010 9:43 AMThe Vatican Loves a Good StoryIt takes money, a medical miracle, and a compelling vita to make it as a saint today.
April 5 2010 12:17 PMGuru Gone ViralA video allegedly showing a swami having sex with an actress has shaken India.
March 22 2010 11:19 AMMaking AmendsWith Pope Benedict XVI, the Vatican is finally taking a hard line on child abuse.
Jan. 15 2010 9:58 AMDo Black Hats Come in Pink?Orthodox Judaism finally begins to face gay rights.
Dec. 24 2009 7:08 AMThe New Holiday TraditionWhat's an "authentic" Christmas celebration?
Dec. 4 2009 9:32 AMIt's a Christian Man's WorldThe Promise Keepers, in an attempt to stage a comeback, are reaching out to women and Messianic Jews. But why?
Sept. 25 2009 7:07 AMThe Body Politic ElectricIt's becoming increasingly difficult for Israel to unplug for Yom Kippur.
July 24 2009 4:11 PMOrgan FailureThe arrests of rabbis who trafficked body parts uncover more complicated issues.
July 13 2011 10:13 AMSign Here, and Here, and HereFAMiLY LEADER's "Declaration of Dependence" is just one in a long line of evangelical manifestos.
April 19 2011 10:23 AMThe Two Minute HaggadahA Passover service for the impatient.
Feb. 28 2011 6:54 AMRent-a-GraveWith land a valuable resource, Greece requires the recycling of cemetery space. It's a ghastly business.
Dec. 24 2010 6:56 AMHail MaryYou have more in common with the mother of Jesus than you think.
Dec. 23 2010 10:23 AMThe Hidden Man of ChristmasPutting St. Joseph back in the picture.
Sept. 16 2010 3:10 PMThe Anti-Semite's Favorite Jewish PrayerThe centuries-long controversy over Yom Kippur's Kol Nidre.
Aug. 24 2010 1:34 PMThe Uncircumcised Israel LobbyWhat Jews misunderstand about Christian Zionism.
May 25 2010 2:37 PMVeiled ThreatThe many problems with France's proposed burqa ban.
March 29 2010 7:15 AMJesus' Final PassoverWas the Last Supper really a Seder?
Feb. 26 2010 10:52 AMThe Ghosts of Purim PastThe holiday's violent beginnings—and what they mean for the Jewish future.
Dec. 24 2009 10:36 AMHail MaryYou have more in common with the mother of Jesus than you think.
Dec. 23 2009 7:03 AMHoly NightThe little-known Jewish holiday of Christmas Eve. Seriously.
Oct. 20 2009 12:08 PMThe Bone CollectorsIt's time to bring relics back to the Catholic Church.
July 29 2009 1:59 PMDo Shamans Have More Sex?New Age spirituality is no more pure than old-time religion.
July 8 2009 1:11 PMGod and the RecessionHow will Prosperity Gospel ride out the hard economic times?