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 upon the events, agents, and trends in public life where issues of religion are writ large, in plain view—or are simmering under the surface.

Sightings: Reflections on Religion in Public Life, a collection of one hundred of our most memorable columns from the past twenty years, is now available for purchase, by Wm. B. Eerdmans.


2dbe9e76-544f-4603-bf92-7a64e34d6879.jpeJune 24, 2019

Defending the Ideals of Freedom in Our Non-Ideal Public Life
William Schweiker




June 20, 2019

A Voice on Trial
Braxton D. Shelley




June 17, 2019

A Pilgrim and Her Progress
Richard A. Rosengarten




June 13, 2019

Diet and Free Exercise 
Brian Britt




June 10, 2019

The Death of Politics? 
Martin E. Marty




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