Religion News Service: Same-sex couples will now be able to marry in their home parish even if their local bishop has moral objections to gay marriage, Episcopal Church leaders decided on Friday.
The Conversation: At a time of rising hatred and nationalism, Jimmy Carter's speech -- a sermon that cautioned against excess -- offers a counterexample.
The (Fort Worth) Star-Telegram: The missionary arm of the Southern Baptist Convention knew about allegations against SBC leader Mark Aderholt more than 10 years before he was arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl.
The (London) Telegraph: The Church of England could administer personality tests for trainee priests amid fears it appoints too many narcissists.
The Atlantic: Brett Kavanaugh's nomination is one sign of unity among divided denominations.