Deseret News: A new book by renowned scholar Robert Wuthnow explains why religious groups provide an extra set of checks and balances for America’s democratic system.
Christian Century: Finding a through line for life’s many pursuits
NBC News: Too often, Christian politics gets reduced to abortion and same-sex marriage — topics Jesus never talked about. The Gospels do record him speaking out about economic justice, though.
Religion News Service: At its peak, there were about 70 congregations in the Sunday Assembly movement. About half have shut down or gone dormant.
The New Yorker: In “Crossroads,” bad decisions and bad faith weigh down the characters — and propel the novel to startling heights.