In the News: The Crusades, Anti-Vaxxers, Chocolate Gods, and more!

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news. Continue Reading →

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Catch Diane Winston on Krista Tippett’s “On Being.”  She’s talking about TV, storytelling, and faith.

In his new book, The Meaning of Marriage, Timothy Keller, by omission, matches up practiced marriage to the rare (Christian) ideal–and forgets that the institution was meant to serve a number of social purposes, not all of them holy.  In an interview with Christianity Today he says, “the church doesn’t do a great job of giving people a vision for what God wants marriage to be.”

Thank God!  The House has voted to protect the national motto, “In God We Trust.” Continue Reading →