Religion News Service: In an address to Muslim voters, former Vice President Joe Biden promised to "earn" their communities' support and, if elected to the Oval Office, sign hate crime legislation, appoint Muslim staffers and, on his first day in office, repeal the Muslim travel ban.
The Atlantic: When a wife and mother was murdered in her home, the family opted for restorative justice over the death penalty for the killer. What happened next made them question the very meaning of justice.
CNN: In her last sermon in early June, Rev. Vickey Gibbs described what she called a fractured nation, and the impact that the coronavirus was having on her community in Houston, Texas.
Episcopal News Service: When the pandemic hit the United States in early March, four organizations with relationships to St. Stephen's swiftly pivoted their activities to meet the immediate needs of their neighbors.
Associated Press: From his childhood, when he preached to chickens in the dirt-poor South, to his decades as a moral force in Congress, religious faith was a constant in the life of Rep. John Lewis.