Religion in political campaigns, church-state controversies, clerical abuse scandals, and abortion arguments, received due (and over-due?) attention in the media for another week.
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March 7, 2016
March 3, 2016
Religious liberty is far down the path towards becoming a party-line culture war issue. And that is a disaster for religious liberty.
February 29, 2016
“You must work very long to write short sentences,” writes Henry David Thoreau.
February 25, 2016
Is shaming through intensive and sometimes harsh therapy sessions at America’s unlicensed rehab groups cause for concern?
February 22, 2016
“Trending Now…” is a familiar category in pop culture.
February 18, 2016
When a gifted and charismatic spiritual leader is alleged to have abused the trust accorded him, there often follows a retreat from the public eye and from positions of leadership, and, perhaps, a period of
February 15, 2016
Even bigger news this week than U.S.
February 11, 2016
Celebrated hip hop rapper Kendrick Lamar and his album, “To Pimp a Butterfly,” are poised to make history at Monday’s 58th Grammy awards.
February 8, 2016
Last Monday's Sightings surveyed recent on-line religion stories and found only one about Southern Baptists. This was strange or exceptional or meant some overlooking of items on our part.
February 4, 2016
While doing preliminary research for a project on religion, homosexuality and LGBT rights in Kenya, July-August 2015, I discovered a different side of the gay debate in Africa—one that so far has received very little att
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