Slate: Evangelical power brokers are losing their influence. Donald Trump is the proof.
NPR: 'I'm not electing a pastor in chief' -- How Iowa's evangelicals are deciding
Washington Post: At a time when the phrase "coming out" is starting to sound almost quaint, the Catholic priesthood may be one of the last remaining closets -- and it's a crowded one.
NPR: Amid a political climate in which presidential candidate Donald Trump has said that Muslims should be temporarily barred from entering the country, Cedar Rapids imam offers some sobering advice to his congregation.
Reuters: The Israeli government approved the creation of a mixed-gender plaza at Jerusalem's Western Wall to accommodate Jews who contest Orthodox curbs on worship by women there.
Christian Today: Dressing down on Sundays may become legal as the Church of England considers allowing clergy to wear casual clothes during services so long as they make sure to be "seemly".