A Fake Site Posted an Apology for the Mormon Church’s History of Racism. Black Mormons Wish It Was Real.
The Pundit PastorHow Robert Jeffress became one of the most influential Trump supporters in Christendom.
Being Ruth GrahamBilly Graham has hovered over me my whole life, and not just because I share a name with his wife and daughter.
What 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.
This Is a Safe Space. No Jews Allowed.Why are some American progressives embracing overt anti-Semitism?
Presidential Acts of Mercy Are Unjust by Definition. That’s the Beauty of Them.In praise of pardons and commutations.
Hello GoodbyeThe author of a best-selling abstinence manifesto is reconsidering the lessons he taught to millions.
The Mercy GirlsThese young women enrolled in an influential Christian counseling center for help. That's not what they found.
Avoiding “Cold Bureaucratic Morality”“Amoris Laetitia” sums up everything that’s awesome and frustrating about Pope Francis.
Slate Voice: “No Reason for the Season”Torie Bosch reads her piece on the joy of celebrating a godless Christmas.
“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.
Why It’s a Big Deal That Evangelical Pastor Bill Hybels Just Quit Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Bless His HeartDavid Brody, chief political correspondent for the Christian Broadcasting Network, guessed early on that white evangelicals would go for Trump.
Could Father Mychal Judge Be the First Gay Saint?Inside the fractious campaign to canonize the 9/11 icon.
Can 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.
Pope 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.
The Rise of the Singing Christmas TreeHundreds of people! Thousands of lights! Flying angels! Fireworks! Sequins! The megachurch extravaganzas explained.
America Needs More ImamsA lack of training and funding is creating a Muslim leadership vacuum in the U.S. That’s bad for everyone.