Sightings: Religion in Public Life


The cliché about polite conversation is that there are two things never to discuss: religion and politics. We at Sightings know better. We seek out and comment on the events, agents, and trends in public life where issues of religion are writ large, in plain view—or are simmering under the surface.

Screen Shot 2016-09-28 at 9.41.14 AM.pngRecent columns:

04.20.17 - The Front National and the "Religion" of Ethnic Nationalism | Tamir Bar-On


04.17.17 - Generosity Revisited | Martin E. Marty


04.13.17 - The Broken Grace of Leonard Cohen | Paul DeCamp


04.06.17 - Mainstream Media and Christians | John Stackhouse


03.30.17 - Religious Identity Hiding under the Cloak of White Fragility | Zach Parris


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