Jun 29, 2015
Conservatives say marriage equality and health-care laws threaten their religious freedom. Should they be exempt?
May 15, 2015
The tension between religiosity and secular government goes back to the nation’s founding.
The Christian Coalition has made a dangerous gamble by associating faith with the Republican Party. If God blesses us only as Republicans or Democrats, both politics and religion are in trouble.
Apr 07, 2014
An evangelical Christian and former prosecutor, Mark Osler has become one of the country’s most effective advocates for criminal-justice reform.
Apr 02, 2014
The strange idea of keeping American Jews from arguing about Israel is going out of fashion.
Mar 31, 2014
The trouble with Darren Aronofsky's blockbuster isn't that it's offensive to Christians; it's that it's too Christianized.
Mar 26, 2014
Why the new pope’s tenure may be less liberal but more countercultural than it seems.
Mar 17, 2014
Evangelicals and Catholics didn't always share the same views on contraception and abortion. A look at how their alliance came to be and how it's shaping crucial legal battles.
Mar 14, 2014
As on most things religious, the United States is an outlier.
Feb 25, 2014
Recent comments from Benjamin Netanyahu suggest that he wants to bring the messy topic of subjective historical narratives to the negotiating table.
Feb 24, 2014
Highly-religious Christians' battle to change the very nature of the First Amendment.
Jan 10, 2014
Thinking about Otto Preminger's film 50 years later in the context of Pope Francis.
Dec 05, 2013
The ACLU is suing Catholic leadership over a hospital's mishandling of a high-risk pregnancy. But is it really their fault?
Dec 04, 2013
Mark Pryor gets super-Christian in his new ad. Should you be displeased?
Nov 26, 2013
They’re about expanding religious-freedom rights for corporations.
Nov 18, 2013
While Christian leadership has held fast against the changing tide of public opinion on same-sex marriage, congregations have moved on without them.
Nov 08, 2013
Even if you can start a religion that prominently features Bon Jovi songs, should you?
Nov 07, 2013
Somebody needs to clue Dubya in about how Jews are going to feel about this.