Christianity Today: Nondenominational identity has doubled in the US since 2000, Gallup finds.
The Washington Post: When Abdul Hakim Shareef looks out on these hills, this mosque in New Medinah, Miss. -- this perfect embodiment of a Muslim ideal -- he hopes it won't all end with him.
The Week: The media does not understand Pope Francis.
Religion News Service: At least half of Americans realize that churches feed and clothe the poor but far fewer are aware of other social services that congregations provide, a new study shows.
The Charlotte (N.C.) Observer: On Sunday, Wedgewood Church in Charlotte will celebrate Nancy Ledins, a congregant who began life in 1932 as William Griglak, became a Roman Catholic priest in 1959 and underwent a sex-change operation in 1979. She died last week at age 84.