Pew Forum: Many cite practical or personal reasons, rather than lack of belief, for staying home.
Vox: America is the most religious wealthy country in the world, according to a recent survey.
The (London) Guardian: Pope Francis has said the death penalty is "inadmissible" and that the Catholic Church would work for its abolition across the world.
United Methodist News Service: William Nicholas' new book "Go and Be Reconciled" describes Alabama Methodists' struggle to integrate their conferences amid major civil rights events.
Religion Dispatches: The First Baptist Church of Dallas didn't just get political. It's been that way for a long time.