ThinkProgress: The Scripture cautions us to lay hands on no man suddenly, lest we become a party to his sins.
The Charlotte (N.C.) Observer: Conservative clergy attack Barber for saying prayers for Trump 'border on heresy'
Christian Today: The influential US evangelical institution has suffered a significant decline in admissions to its regional campuses, forcing it to close several of its locations and 'retool for a different world'.
Slate: For Jeff Sessions and the Supreme Court, the battle for Christians' religious liberty is one of the only fights that matters, says Dahlia Lithwick.
Religion News Service: While religious conservatives are getting such intimate contact with the chief executive that they can literally "lay hands" on him, other faith leaders are being kept at arm's length.
Global Times (China): The head of China's top religious affairs regulator said that Party members should not seek value and faith in religion, and that those who have religious beliefs should be persuaded to give them up, with experts saying this is meant to maintain Party unity.