Crain's New York Business: As Harlem real estate values skyrocket, shrinking congregations and crumbling buildings are putting tremendous financial pressure on local churches. Do they stay, sell or look for some middle path?
The (Minneapolis) Star Tribune: Pastor Paul Marzahn is gaining a new reputation for an unusual side job he's juggling -- as a church flipper. "That's my calling. To see churches or nonprofits save some of these great buildings."
Deseret News: Houses of worship have traditionally been places of refuge where strangers are welcome. But high-profile attacks in recent have made many worshippers and their prayer leaders rethink how protected sanctuaries really are.
Christianity Today: The agnostic is credited with bringing believers and religious questions into the scientific realm.
Inside Higher Ed: Scholar looks at history of U.S. higher ed and finds that vulnerable colleges, most of them private, tend to close or merge when crisis pushes them "over the cliff."