Close to home: Those Godbeat changes hit tmatt

What he said: “I’m glad to hear that Scripps Howard still as a religion writer on its staff. Seriously, I mean it’s a nice thing that, you know, that still exists in the media.” — Tom Hanks, at a press conference in 2009 For those who have not heard the news elsewhere, out in the [Read More…]

Some familiar religion-news questions, after 25 years

What are the odds? Several years ago, I realized that I was not really sure how long I had been writing the weekly “On Religion” column for the Scripps Howard News Service. As some of you may know, aging brains often struggle with detailed information of this kind (especially when the brain in question also [Read More…]