Why Did Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Take His Oath of Office on a Casual Stack of Nine Bibles?

Jan. 16 2019 5:47 PMThis Will Be a Weird Year for the March for Life
Jan. 4 2019 6:25 PMThe Left Hand KnowsMuslims’ duty for service doesn’t have to become a photo-op to prove we’re not terrorists.
Dec. 18 2018 8:50 PMWhy It’s So Difficult for Catholic Priests to Eulogize SuicideThe backlash to a homily at a teen’s funeral is missing a few key points.
Dec. 14 2018 6:17 PMAt the Evangelical #MeToo Summit, Christians Grappled With Just How Deep the Church’s Sexual Misconduct Problems Go
Dec. 10 2018 5:44 PMHow “Woke Ammon Bundy” Became the Year’s Most Surprising Resistance FigureThe split between Bundy and his followers exposes the complicated divisions within the America militia movement.
Nov. 12 2018 5:25 PMWhy the Satanic Temple, Netflix, Warner Bros., and a Goat-Man Deity Are All Wrapped Up in One Recent Lawsuit
Nov. 1 2018 4:49 PMThat Congressional Candidate Who Hired a Fake Rabbi for a Pence Event Sure Has Pissed Off a Lot of Jewish Voters
Oct. 1 2018 8:07 PMConservative Catholics Are Digging for Dirt on American CardinalsWill the selection of the next pope become a political campaign, complete with smear tactics and soft money?
Sept. 4 2018 5:45 AMTenderness and HorrorI grew up in Scranton’s Catholic diocese, which is now reeling from sex abuse scandals. I don’t know how to process the loss of that spiritual home.
July 26 2018 4:49 PMTheodore McCarrick Is the Top American Catholic Leader to Be Ousted for Child Sexual Abuse AllegationsAnd here’s why the scandal isn’t going away.
July 3 2018 1:52 PMAmy Coney Barrett Is Allegedly a Member of a Religious Group That’s Been Called a “Cult”But what is People of Praise, really?
June 27 2018 6:55 PMFor Right-Wing Evangelicals, Kennedy’s Retirement Is Triumphant Vindication for Their Support of Trump
June 19 2018 3:27 PM“The Most Dangerous Place for a Child to Be Is Inside the Womb of a Woman Inside a Planned Parenthood Clinic”Why the evangelical nonprofit Focus on the Family isn’t focusing on families at the border.
June 13 2018 8:14 PMMike Pence Gave a Trump Stump Speech to a Crowd of Southern Baptists, and It Didn’t Go Over Very Well
June 10 2018 6:01 PMWhy Nabra?One year after a Muslim teen’s brutal rape and murder, her community is still in mourning—and torn over whether her killing was a hate crime.
Jan. 14 2019 4:41 PMNewly Engaged Chris Pratt Has Been Getting Super Evangelical and Maybe You Didn’t Even Notice
Jan. 2 2019 5:28 PMThe Ugly Nihilism of Jerry Falwell Jr.’s Comments About Why It Doesn’t Matter if Trump Is Immoral
Dec. 18 2018 8:00 AMContouring for ChristRuPaul’s Drag Race has recently begun insisting that queerness and religion can be reconciled. But is that good for queer people?
Dec. 14 2018 11:35 AMThe Birthright QuestionThe trips are down sharply this winter. It has me thinking about why I never went.
Dec. 3 2018 5:50 AMMartyr or “American Dickhead”?Why missionary John Allen Chau’s death on a remote Indian island is so unsettling to Christians.
Nov. 6 2018 3:41 PMWhy a Rabbi From the Tree of Life Synagogue Still Has HopeDahlia Lithwick speaks with Chuck Diamond about the horrific Oct. 27 shooting and how the community has helped restore itself.
Oct. 10 2018 8:22 PMThe Mormon Church Just Urged a 10-Day Social Media Fast for WomenAnd here’s how Mormon women reacted.
Sept. 18 2018 4:35 PMHow Conservative Christians Are Responding to the Kavanaugh Allegations
Aug. 17 2018 7:00 PMIslam’s Great Meat FeatHow tens of millions of sheep, goats, and cows will find their way to hungry families.
July 18 2018 12:58 PMMariia Butina’s Cozy Relationship With the Christian Right Makes Total Sense
June 28 2018 4:31 PM“The Day the Womb Is Safe Again”How the pro-life movement is celebrating Justice Kennedy’s retirement.
June 25 2018 12:26 PMA Letter to My ParishCan I leave the Catholic Church?
June 15 2018 11:36 AMJeff Sessions Cherry-Picked a Bible Passage to Defend Trump’s Immigration PolicyHere’s why he’s wrong.
June 11 2018 9:09 AMMany Church Services Are Now a Sea of iPhones. And Clergy Members Think That’s Great.
June 8 2018 11:39 AMScott Pruitt Got Mocked for Calling Chick-fil-A a “Franchise of Faith.” He Was Right.