CNN: The entire abortion debate at America's high court in recent months has revealed a transformation in the majority's view toward reproductive rights and Chief Justice Roberts' loosening grip on the bench.
Fortune: Recent studies show an individual’s likelihood of vaccination has less to do with their faith and much more to do with their political beliefs.
New York Times: Mary’s story recalls that joy can’t be gotten cheaply. The pain of the world cannot be papered over in a sentimental display of tamed little angels and a cute, chubby baby Jesus.
The Conversation: A study of women who attended seminary in the 1970s and ’80s found that many had left the denomination for successful leadership roles in other churches, denominations, educational institutions and organizations.
Monroe (Michigan) News: The Rev. Heather Boone was recently named the USA TODAY Best of Humankind Awards Person of the Year. She established many ministries, including a nonprofit grocery store, a clothes closet, soup kitchen, free childcare center and a free medical clinic.
This year, I’ve been grateful for the TV shows and movies that have mentored me and tormented me, the ones that didn’t shy away from tough issues like racism, sexism, and greed, writes Jenna Barnett. The works are honest and beautiful, start to finish.