The state killed Kelly Gissendaner despite the evidence of a changed life. This points to a desire for retribution rather than reformation.

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Fall books

Our fall books issue includes scholars' recommendations of the best recently published books in New Testament, global Christianity and American religious history, and practical theology.

Hope in a jar

Why would a brand see theological language as rich ground for advertising? Perhaps because theology and advertising share the same root.

Multicultural life together

James Lee had been commissioned to start an African-American congregation. After reading Acts, his group decided on a multicultural plant instead.