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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 3 days 19 hours ago
What does it take to produce the first-ever papal high-five? A meeting with American televangelists, apparently.The gesture came during a three-hour meeting of Pope Francis and Texas televangelists...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 1 week 2 days ago
A new biography is raising questions about the life and relationships of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, an anti-Nazi dissident whose theological writings remain widely influential among Christians.Both left-...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 3 weeks 5 days ago
How many voters know that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is a Roman Catholic? Or that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is a Southern Baptist, not a Latino Catholic? Or that Florida Sen. Marco Rubio worships at both...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 4 weeks 3 days ago
New York City’s venerable Union Theological Seminary plans to pull all investments in fossil fuels from its $108.4 million endowment, casting it as part of a bid to atone for the “sin” of...
Posted by Sarah Pulliam Bailey 5 weeks 3 days ago
Thou shalt not steal another pastor’s sermon?Recent cases of high-profile pastors who have been accused of lifting others’ material are raising questions about whether pulpit plagiarism is on the...