Mormons are in the familiar situation of being on the defensive theologically and politically. But they are also in terra incognita: they are viewed as leading the way in preserving family values.
Proclaiming good news ought to in some way lead to a response. Otherwise it can be an exercise in cheap grace.
The persistence of a rigorously orthodox Protestant area in the Netherlands must make us rethink our generalizations about the state of religion in Europe.
According to Isaiah, God has a tattoo!
We might Bible-study our way through most of this difficult parable, but what do we do with the guest who is pulled in off the streets and then kicked out?
Christian Smith offers a way between the idea that young adults are the great hope of our nation and the idea that they are crazed idiots.
My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at age 80. Had I read these three new books, I might have been more helpful to him in that difficult moment.
The Devil's Double seems destined for midnight screenings on college campuses, maybe on a double bill with Scarface.
Another Earth, a Sundance darling that has gained attention by word of mouth, follows the latest cinematic trend by combining two genres into one mysterious, if uneven, film.