The New Yorker: Union Theological Seminary president Serene Jones discusses the state of religion on the left and whether the embrace of Trump by religious Christians has changed how she views the country.
The New York Times: The shocking charges and subsequent conviction have hardened distrust and anger among Catholics in Australia, pushing the country's once robust church further into a precipitous -- and perhaps record-setting -- decline.
Religion News Service: Why aren't elected officials' religious affiliations reflecting the larger trend of decreasing religious affiliation? As the Pew numbers suggest, the divisions in our politics may be to blame.
The Week: Past eras were marked by a shared religious vocabulary among the majority (or rather, the majority of those allowed to participate in politics). That no longer exists.
Vox: The Christian startup Alabaster expects to sell nearly $1 million worth of religious books this year.