How Franklin Graham transformed a debate about Duke Chapel into a culture war

By Aaron Griffith
(RNS) Franklin Graham’s Facebook fulminations last week about plans to issue the Muslim call to prayer from the bell tower of Duke Chapel transformed what could have been a… read more

You can't call violence Christian

By Courtney T Ball
Recently on Ministry Matters, Mark Lockard asked, ‘American Sniper’ or ‘Selma’: How Christian is your movie choice? In his article he juxtaposed the… read more

‘Into the Woods’ and forgiveness

By Jason C. Stanley
Disney brings the popular Broadway musical to the big screen doing very little harm to the story. “Into the Woods” is a mash-up of popular fairy tales, almost all of… read more

Atlanta is burning: A new and ominous threat to religious liberty

By R. Albert Mohler Jr., Kelly Shackleford
(RNS) One day Atlanta has a fire chief; the next day it doesn’t. Once again, a moral scandal takes down a public official. What was the scandal involving Chief Kelvin… read more

Putting our money where our faith is by divesting from fossil fuels

By Jim Wallis
WASHINGTON (RNS) We’re a few weeks into 2015, which means many of us are striving to keep our New Year’s resolutions while others have already seen their best… read more

Rest in peace, Dr. Borg

By David F. Watson
When I was a grad student, I was asked to pick up a world-famous author and professor from the airport, chauffeur him back to campus and make sure he had everything he needed… read more

On the wrong side of Jesus

By David Horton
It was my honor to pray with Muslim students at Duke University. God must have been smiling on that beautiful day in spring 2013. The warm sun shone and a fresh breeze swept… read more

‘American Sniper’ or ‘Selma’: How Christian is your movie choice?

By Mark Lockard
It’s no surprise when we talk about the influential power of the Christian pocketbook when it comes to politics, culture, or any other part of the social fabric in the… read more

Churches in Niger and other former French colonies torched over Charlie Hebdo cartoons

By Fredrick Nzwili / Religion News Service
NAIROBI, Kenya ( RNS) Cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad are proving costly for Christians in majority-Muslim countries in Africa. At least 45 churches were torched over… read more

Why you can't trust God

By Tom Fuerst
We live in a generation of doubt. On its own, this is neither good nor bad. It just is. I’ve written before on the fact that Christians ought to embrace those who doubt… read more

Distractions: a poetic reflection

By Marilyn E. Thornton
DistractionsI wanted to write something about Robin Williams But the armed conflict in Ferguson, MO keeps distracting me.I remember when the tanks rolled down the streets of… read more

Hundreds of Duke students rally with Muslims at Friday’s call to prayer

By Yonat Shimron / Religion News Service
DURHAM, N.C. (RNS) In the end, the Muslim call to prayer was broadcast from a small black speaker perched on the steps of the Duke Chapel Friday (Jan. 16), as hundreds of… read more
  1. «
  2. 1
  3. 2
  4. 5
  5. 6
  6. 7
  7. 8
  8. 9
  9. 180
  10. 181