The Daily Show calls it the 'religious turducken.' Find out why.
Kenya is home to 70 languages, 42 ethnic groups, and at least one terrorist organization. Young peace activists are bridging these differences, one issue at a time.
It's not just good for the environment. Riding bikes reminds us of our mortality.
Preparing for the first full gathering of Orthodox Christians in 12 centuries has been a holy mess - but it's a gift nonetheless.
Will women be required to register for war? It's a matter of Christian conscience.
The poetry of Parneshia Jones bears witness to the past and the present.
Rewilding the Way: Break Free to Follow an Untamed God, by Todd Wynward. Herald Press.
Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939, by Adam Hochschild. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
HWY 62 is peopled with prisoners, deportees, the evicted, and other 21st-century American outcasts.
Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C.
Is joy not a betrayal, I wondered, of everyone who remains wounded?
If you're not afraid of what we've unleashed, its because you're not paying sufficient attention.
Jesus told his disciples again and again: "Be not afraid."
The Israeli government claimed their land and shut off their electricity in an effort to push them out. But they're not leaving.