Religion News Service: Whoever he was, the Manchester terrorist decided that the culminating act of his life should be the murder of children at a rock concert, David Gushee says.
The Irish Times: Ireland's growing secularization provides an environment where newer churches can thrive.
Religion Dispatches: Sojourners' chief church engagement officer discusses how evangelicals of color operate within white spaces and how, or if, evangelicalism can be redeemed.
The (London) Guardian: Former archbishop of Canterbury warns of dangers of disillusion with political process and of "messianic leadership."
NPR: Texas legislators advanced a version of the divisive "bathroom bill" regulating transgender students' restroom access and passed a law that would allow publicly funded adoption agencies to refuse to work with would-be parents based on religious objections.