14 1 / 2014

Hey all,

So as you might have noticed, the last few months around here have been dead silent. I spent most of the fall writing blog posts for Religion Dispatchesand long-form pieces for other websites, and neglected this blog. Meanwhile, Alan is off being…

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23 9 / 2013

A professor at a Christian university was fired after fifteen years of teaching, all because he came out as a man.

Religion News Service published an article Friday detailing the experiences of 47-year-old Adam Ackley, who came outin a sermon a month ago…

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17 9 / 2013

Stephen Mansfield Doesn’t Get IslamFormer pastor and New York Times best-selling religion writer Stephen Mansfieldhas made his living…View Post

Stephen Mansfield Doesn’t Get Islam

Former pastor and New York Times best-selling religion writer Stephen Mansfieldhas made his living…

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27 8 / 2013

Alan and I will be guest-blogging for Religion Dispatches for a while, which we’re both super excited about! If you’re not reading Religion Dispatches, you probably should be anyway, so this is a great time to start.

The bad news: This means blog updates…

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25 8 / 2013

Why did a Right-Wing Group Give The Co-Editor of CNN Belief Blog an Award?Becky Garrison reported Tuesday for Religion Dispatchesthat Eric Marrapodi, co-editor of CNN’s…View Post

Why did a Right-Wing Group Give The Co-Editor of CNN Belief Blog an Award?

Becky Garrison reported Tuesday for Religion Dispatchesthat Eric Marrapodi, co-editor of CNN’s…

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21 8 / 2013

Six Professors Tackle Egypt Coup, MassacreThe always-compelling Middle East Report assembled a crack teamof six political science, history,…View Post

Six Professors Tackle Egypt Coup, Massacre

The always-compelling Middle East Report assembled a crack teamof six political science, history,…

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17 8 / 2013

"It’s A Strategic Massacre"To really know what goes on in the Middle East, you always have to look beyond the mainstream…View Post

"It’s A Strategic Massacre"

To really know what goes on in the Middle East, you always have to look beyond the mainstream…

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13 8 / 2013

The Baptist Press published a long and interesting article on the “In Christ Alone” controversy that I covered earlier this week. If you’re interested in what every single Baptist thinks about this controversy, look no further.

For your gawking pleasure,…

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13 8 / 2013

The Various and Problematic Film Ventures of Rick Santorum, Part Two: Seasons of GrayRick Santorum’s new film venture, EchoLight Studios, promises Hollywood quality Christian…View Post

The Various and Problematic Film Ventures of Rick Santorum, Part Two: Seasons of Gray

Rick Santorum’s new film venture, EchoLight Studios, promises Hollywood quality Christian…

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11 8 / 2013

"Reza Aslan: Why Aren’t You A Jew?" Is One of the Strangest Things I Have Ever Read, Ever.Reza Aslan has endured all manner of shoddy reporting on his work since his now-infamous interview…View Post

"Reza Aslan: Why Aren’t You A Jew?" Is One of the Strangest Things I Have Ever Read, Ever.

Reza Aslan has endured all manner of shoddy reporting on his work since his now-infamous interview…

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