The New York Times: We are responsible for it. So we must end it, says the Rev. Lawrence Ware.
The New York Times: If those of us who are living in red states want to earn the right to call ourselves the most generous people in America, we'll need to rethink the whole nature of tithing, says Margaret Renkl.
Reuters and the Associated Press: Francis was quoted as describing homosexuality within the walls of seminaries, convents and other religious places as "a very serious question."
Quartz: Scrutiny is mounting against the organization that helped prepare a Christian missionary for a trip that led to his death.
Christianity Today: Emerging trends for how the ministers of today and tomorrow will be compensated.