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Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Sarah Pulliam Bailey writes for Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 1 week 12 hours ago
An outside watchdog group hired to investigate sex abuse claims at Bob Jones University issued its 300-page report on Dec. 11, concluding that the conservative Christian school...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 1 week 6 days ago
Angelina Jolie’s highly anticipated film “Unbroken” features the true story of an Olympian and World War II veteran who was only able to extend forgiveness to his captors after he encountered...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 2 weeks 2 days ago
Rob Bell was once the evangelical It Boy, the hipster pastor with the thick-rimmed glasses and the skinny jeans whose best-selling theology was captured in books with names such as “Velvet Elvis...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 3 weeks 2 days ago
Some leaders use trending topics or hashtags to build momentum around a certain conversation. The idea is that by pointing followers to a catchy hashtag, activists can spark conversation and...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 6 weeks 3 days ago
When Southern Baptists convened a national conference in Nashville, Tenn., this week to discuss issues of human sexuality, bringing conservative evangelicals and LGBT Christian activists...