Crux: Though specializing in religion stories, Emma Green has somehow found a way to be taken seriously by the mainstream gatekeepers of our public conversations.
Religion News Service: The Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis has elected the first black, female diocesan bishop in the history of the Episcopal Church.
The Washington Post: Evangelical churches across the country put on Halloween-time productions of the gruesome fate that awaits nonbelievers.
The (London) Guardian: Pope Francis is beginning a year of events to herald growing cooperation between Protestants and Catholics
The Daily Beast: The Catholic Church shocked the billions of people in its flock by announcing that spreading the cremated remains of loved ones is not allowed, and there's a good reason why.