The (Raleigh, N.C.) News & Observer: William J. Barber II, North Carolina pastor and longtime political activist, is now a MacArthur Fellow. And he marked the occasion Thursday by getting arrested at a protest.
Religion News Service: How is Hurricane Florence different from past storms along the Eastern Seaboard? For some houses of worship, it may have brought the potential of government help.
Christianity Today: Five ways to facilitate a healthy "goodbye" when leaving your church.
Knowledge @ Wharton: Presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses her latest book, "Leadership in Turbulent Times."
The (London) Guardian: Fifty years ago, religion was on the retreat as science advanced. Now it is center stage of global politics. Neil MacGregor asks, what does it offer the modern world?