Religion News Service: A federal jury convicted seven Catholic peace activists of three felonies and a misdemeanor for breaking into a nuclear submarine base in Kings Bay, Georgia, last year. They now face up to 25 years in prison each.
NJ.com: Princeton Theological's own research concluded about 15% of the school's current endowment is tied to profits made from investments and donors tied to slavery. "Fifteen percent of the endowment is $147 million," the student group said.
New York Times: A theologian and an Anglican priest, Mbiti argued that traditional African religions deserved the same respect as Christianity, Islam, Judaism and Buddhism.
The Atlantic: Eric Lidji is on a one-man mission to keep the Tree of Life massacre from becoming just another entry on a long list of mass shootings and anti-Semitic attacks.
Christianity Today: The author and English instructor will become the first research professor and one of the only female faculty members at the Southern Baptist college.