Vox: Martin Luther King Jr. often used characters in his sermons. Most frequently, he spoke of politicians and activists -- often his friends, sometimes his heroes, and even his enemies.
Religion News Service: Howard Thurman, mentor to King who preached nonviolence, featured in documentary
Religion News Service: If there was a place where Christian (and other) spirituality met Jewish spirituality, it was Mary Oliver. That is why so many priests, ministers, and rabbis are in mourning today.
The Economist: It has emerged in different forms in both Russia and China.
JSTOR Daily: Billy Sunday was a charismatic preacher who brought in thousands to his vaudeville-inspired church services.
Cardus: Can we equate the church's eternal mission with temporary politics?