New today: The editors on making college affordable, lectionary column, gender gaps
New today from the Century
Loaded with debt, by the editors. Many reforms are needed to make college affordable. The main one, however, is cheaper tuition—which requires greater public investment.
Lectionary column for Transfiguration Sunday, by Verity A. Jones. What might change if we could see something up there greater than the suffering world below? If we could get a glimpse of heaven, we would have proof—an experience that we could refer back to for the rest of our lives.
Gaining confidence, by Carol Howard Merritt. The issue with the gender pay gap in churches can be pernicious because it’s typically liberal denominations that hire women in the first place. It's easy for progressives to point fingers, as long as they are not aimed inward.
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Time for Luke, by Evan D. Garner