Sexual abuse is a growing Protestant problem, as institutional assumptions and procedures tend to protect predators and harm victims.
As most Christians would know, an important tenet of Christian theology is that Jesus was born of a virgin mother.
Ron Pruesson considers his own frustrations of nine months of the Trump presidency and speculates about what to do with them.
A former worship leader describes her experiences with racism at church and how reactions to the presidency of Barack Obama, among other things, pushed her away.
Almost 300 people were killed when a bomb blast ripped through Mogadishu, Somalia's capital, but there has been little reaction in the U.S.
In a recent interview with the podcast "Truth’s Table," Lecrae signaled what he called a "divorce from White Evangelicalism." John Piper responded that he is thankful for Lecrae’s resilient faith as fruit from that rift.
Despite evidence showing an acute lack of opportunity for many young people of color, many accept that their fates rise and fall based on their own effort and self-determination.
It is true that many religious traditions, including Judaism and Christianity, have seen natural disasters as divine punishment. But, as a scholar of religion, I would argue that things aren’t that simple.