National Catholic Reporter: At a time when this nation is suffering a nervous breakdown, its churches are in no condition to offer a hopeful alternative, Ken Briggs says.
Inside Higher Ed: The Duke Divinity email fracas shows the peril of academics viewing their work as a vocation and not a job, argues Jonathan Malesic.
The Washington Post: Andrea Lucado fears many Christians are not asking enough questions, and are blindly following an authority figure who should instead be challenged.
The New York Times: A presidential order on religious liberty didn't seem to live up to its scary advanced billing. But that's only if you weren't paying close attention, Linda Greenhouse says.
Religion Dispatches: Queerness keeps popping up at Wheaton College, and the evangelical flagship keeps pushing it down.