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A Fake Site Posted an Apology for the Mormon Church’s History of Racism. Black Mormons Wish It Was Real.

May 14 2018 5:55 AMThe Pundit PastorHow Robert Jeffress became one of the most influential Trump supporters in Christendom.
May 3 2018 3:25 PMThis Year’s Met Costume Exhibit and Gala Required Actual Negotiation With the Vatican
April 6 2018 5:45 AMBad ReligionWhy do Republican politicians keep getting Scripture wrong?
March 22 2018 1:00 PMChad Veach and the Media’s Long Love Affair With Hipster Pastors
Feb. 22 2018 5:01 PMBeing Ruth GrahamBilly Graham has hovered over me my whole life, and not just because I share a name with his wife and daughter.
Jan. 19 2018 8:30 AMWhat Happens if You Package the Bible as a Novel Instead of a Textbook?A new publishing approach could revolutionize how people process the Good Book.
Sept. 15 2017 11:24 AMGood ReligionWhat I learned about faith from the remarkable Michael Cromartie.
July 25 2017 10:15 AMThis Is a Safe Space. No Jews Allowed.Why are some American progressives embracing overt anti-Semitism?
Jan. 18 2017 3:51 PMPresidential Acts of Mercy Are Unjust by Definition. That’s the Beauty of Them.In praise of pardons and commutations.
Aug. 23 2016 12:26 PMHello GoodbyeThe author of a best-selling abstinence manifesto is reconsidering the lessons he taught to millions.
April 24 2016 8:00 PMThe Mercy GirlsThese young women enrolled in an influential Christian counseling center for help. That's not what they found.
April 8 2016 3:05 PMAvoiding “Cold Bureaucratic Morality”“Amoris Laetitia” sums up everything that’s awesome and frustrating about Pope Francis.
Dec. 25 2015 10:11 AMBring Out the Kwanzaa KinaraOK, the holiday is made up. But for my family, it was useful.
Dec. 18 2015 10:00 AMSlate Voice: “No Reason for the Season”Torie Bosch reads her piece on the joy of celebrating a godless Christmas.
Dec. 1 2015 2:55 PMBaptisms Are Beautiful and MysteriousIf only TV shows realized they have nothing to do with goodness and fresh starts.
May 10 2018 3:25 PM“I’ve Never in My Ministry Counseled That Anybody Seek a Divorce”Why it’s momentous that Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson has drawn fire from his community not for his actions but for his words.
April 11 2018 4:14 PMWhy It’s a Big Deal That Evangelical Pastor Bill Hybels Just Quit Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations
April 4 2018 12:57 PMGWU Is Conducting a Seminar on “Christian Privilege” and Right-Wing Media Is Very Displeased
March 9 2018 11:36 AMLarry Nassar’s First Accuser Rachael Denhollander Is Taking on Another Big Target
Jan. 26 2018 3:48 PMWhat Is a “Faith Consultant”? Burns Strider’s Complicated Role in the Clinton Campaign
Jan. 4 2018 5:55 AMBless His HeartDavid Brody, chief political correspondent for the Christian Broadcasting Network, guessed early on that white evangelicals would go for Trump.
Sept. 11 2017 4:45 PMCould Father Mychal Judge Be the First Gay Saint?Inside the fractious campaign to canonize the 9/11 icon.
Feb. 1 2017 4:08 PMThe Light of the WorldWriting my first sermon for the age of Trump.
Oct. 25 2016 2:38 PMIn the Whore’s ClutchesHow anti-Catholic cartoonist Jack Chick became a figure of camp fascination.
May 15 2016 8:02 PMCan the Christian Left Be a Real Political Force?Trump’s rise has thrown the religious right into turmoil. How Democrats could become the party of God.
April 8 2016 5:37 PMPope Francis’ “Amoris Laetitia” Is a Closeted Argument for Gay MarriageThe Pope’s own words about infertility and erotic love undermine his argument against same-sex marriage.
Feb. 1 2016 1:14 PMFranklin Graham Wants to Be the Next Billy GrahamHe’s not even close.
Dec. 21 2015 11:00 AMThe Rise of the Singing Christmas TreeHundreds of people! Thousands of lights! Flying angels! Fireworks! Sequins! The megachurch extravaganzas explained.
Dec. 17 2015 3:03 PMAmerica Needs More ImamsA lack of training and funding is creating a Muslim leadership vacuum in the U.S. That’s bad for everyone.
Nov. 9 2015 2:07 PM“Why Hold a Child Hostage to My Doubts?” The confusing, complicated desire of parents with no religion to raise their kids with faith.

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