Spending Lent with people in recovery

In the company of church members in recovery from addiction, I’m feeling more open to the doctrine of original sin.

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Social gospel heroes?

Janine Drake identifies ulterior motives in the church’s collaboration with labor in the early 20th century.

March 3, Lent 3B (John 2:13–22)

Whatever Jesus is attacking, it isn’t the practices of the people coming to the temple to worship.

Spending Lent with people in recovery

In the company of church members in recovery from addiction, I’m feeling more open to the doctrine of original sin.

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March 3, Lent 3B (John 2:13–22)

Whatever Jesus is attacking, it isn’t the practices of the people coming to the temple to worship.

Social gospel heroes?

Janine Drake identifies ulterior motives in the church’s collaboration with labor in the early 20th century.

Politics

Repairing the redlined body of Christ

My church wanted to participate in our city’s reparations efforts. We began in our archives.

Faith, hope, love, and AI

Our different responses to artificial intelligence point to different stories—and different Christian virtues.

Ten ways Christians can criticize Israel that aren’t antisemitic

Since October 7, many well-intentioned statements have undercut progressive Christians’ moral high ground by invoking antisemitic tropes. It’s an avoidable problem.

In Gaza, water is life

Fresh water was scarce even before the war. Now the situation is dire.