Baptist News Global: Although abuse also occurs in other churches besides Catholic and Southern Baptist, it's not surprising that more of the stories implicate the most male-dominated denominations.
America Magazine: It can sound intimidating and morose, but remembering death actually helps us to grow in hope and become closer to God.
Religion News Service: Seven things that death can teach you
The New Yorker: The short version of what's going on is that the establishment clause is out, and the free-exercise clause is in.
Christianity Today: The US congregations most likely to grow are the 10 percent that already have more than 250 worshipers.
Vox: Most churches are losing members fast -- but not the Mormons. Here's why.
The Christian Century: In Barbara Brown Taylor's new book, she describes how her attraction to other religions deepened love of her own.