Religion News Service: Mostly evangelical Protestant churches rather than mainline Protestant and, more often, those that are located in the South or Midwest have resumed gathering in person, according to a new survey released Friday (July 24) by LifeWay Research, the research arm of the Southern Baptist Convention.
The New York Times: The church said it was subject to more severe limits than casinos and restaurants.
National Catholic Reporter: Ocasio-Cortez repeatedly railed against the "dehumanizing" of others and instead called for treating people with dignity and respect.
NPR: In the historic walled Old City, the beating heart of a place sacred to millions around the world, a second wave of the coronavirus has challenged devout communities to rethink how to pray safely.
Associated Press: Top leaders are encouraging Catholic schools to place a new emphasis on teaching about racial justice, as well as the history of Black Catholics.