Christian Crier5 Hollywood Stars You Didn't Know Were Christians
Some celebrities are well-known as Christians, but these five might surprise you.
Altmuslim#WeMustWin: Empowering Black Muslims
African American Muslims are members of a culture with multiple venues of injustices, especially where our racial and religious identities intersect.
Ponder AnewDear Parents, Your Teens Don't Need Contemporary Worship
Woe to us who continue to fight for teens' right to temporary pseudo-spiritual diversion, while ignoring their need for nourishment in community.
A Modern Traditional WitchChanneling the Medium: Witchcraft, Trends, and Media Culture
The witch is surfacing again in our collective consciousness, even stronger than before, and it's inspiring a lot of people.
Mormonism: Inside and OutThe "Pyramid Scheme" Analogy: Painful and Angering
The analogy at face value is likely very offensive to believing readers, and yet this is how many disaffected Mormons feel.
AtheologyFaith, History, Miracles, Mysticism: Critical Notes on Eastern Orthodoxy
Virtually all religions call their own miraculous traditions forward as witnesses to their truth.
Watching GodWhat "The Magnificent Seven" Says About American Faith
From the first shot to the closing credits, faith—especially Christian faith—undergirds the story in fascinating, sometimes uncomfortable ways.
Jonathan StormentFreedom's Not All It's Cracked Up To Be
It's a Wonderful Life is a vision of what it would look like to live a sacrificial life for your community, and what happens when that community does the same.
The Table SpreadScenes from an American Muslim Debate Watch Party
Many Muslims had braced themselves for plenty of anti-Muslim sound bytes during the debate.
White HinduKarmaka: A Game of Reincarnation
The game comes with meeples to represent you on the karmic ladder and they are shaped like meditating Buddhas.
Warren ThrockmortonDonald Trump, Rosie O'Donnell, Alicia Machado, and Evangelical Women
Evangelical men should worry that evangelical women will remember that their men said nothing about Trump's demeaning comments.
Capitol & CathedralA Gripe About C.S. Lewis and Conservative Politics
I would welcome a more robust discussion about C.S. Lewis and politics. The conversation about him among conservative evangelicals is getting pretty stale.
Frank ViolaA Charlotte Pastor Weighs In
I believe we've been wrong on this for a long time. We are not allowed to judge the world. The world is allowed to judge us.
Sick Pilgrim"The Exorcist" and Pope Francis: We Need Them Both
As I watched, I thought about how Catholics have reacted to Pope Francis's admonitions about the devil.