The Washington Post: Unlike any other Senate candidate in recent history, Roy Moore made his belief in the supremacy of a Christian God over the Constitution the cornerstone of his campaign.
Religion & Politics: The civil religion Robert Bellah first extolled 50 years ago is needed now more than ever to unify a divided citizenry at home and to restore American leadership in the world.
Religion News Service: From a Catholic perspective, the controversy over kneeling during the national anthem is strange, Thomas Reese says.
Forward: Popularity of Yom Kippur in some Christian circles prompts a range of reactions.
The (London) Guardian: Ireland will hold a referendum next year on whether to repeal its ban on abortion in almost all circumstances, a few weeks before Pope Francis is expected to visit.