The Washington Post: Six months into the Trump presidency, it seems as though Christians are not changing Trump, but rather that Trump could be changing Christianity.
The New York Times: Lawrence Ware, a minister and black scholar of race, renounces his ordination in the Southern Baptist Convention.
Religion News Service: This is evangelical nuclear deterrence, and it works very well most of the time to beat wonderers and wanderers into submission, David Gushee says.
Religion News Service: Eugene Peterson reminds us: The Christian LGBT debate is far from over
The New York Times: Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin of Newark and Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York appeal to two very different constituencies within the Roman Catholic Church in America.
The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch: People streaming into the pavilion on certain Sunday mornings are just about the only resemblance New Beginnings United Methodist Church's new site bears to the traditional idea of a church.