Religion News Service: No matter which of three ways forward is adopted at meeting next year, nobody can accuse United Methodists of rashness.
Comment: Understanding the commitment and calling of genuine patronage.
National Catholic Reporter: 72 percent of respondents also say church "should authorize" ordaining women deacons.
The Atlantic: In a revised version of the Catechism, the punishment is deemed unacceptable in all cases.
The Conversation: Can you be Christian and support the death penalty?
Christian Century: Part of Peter W. Marty admires couples who don't pretend to be religious on their wedding day.