Religion News Service: Reports are increasingly outlandish and often driven by an anti-Francis agenda that is so hyperbolic that it is obscuring the genuine reservations that some might have about the direction Francis is taking the Catholic Church.
The (London) Guardian: Pope Francis is pushing for change. Now the church must catch up
The Washington Post: The debate is fiercely dividing the nation's largest Protestant denomination.
Lakeland (Fla.) Ledger: "Dual denominational" Florida church has blended worship styles and a unique form of governance that reflects both Baptist and Presbyterian traditions.
Religion News Service: Where is our holy envy: what, in the faith and culture of the other, do you most admire and covet?
The (London) Guardian: Westminster Abbey has released images celebrating the people who work behind the scenes there, in centuries-old roles such as stonemason and gardener as well as more recently created jobs such as web developer.