Biblical violence, Rachel Held Evans’s last book, the white church’s complicity, etc.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
Joel Goza explores America’s addiction to racism and racialized poverty.
Searching for the Mary statue from her childhood, Sonja Livingston found much more.
Our lives are shaped by the information we consume—and we can’t do much about it.
Matthew D. C. Larsen challenges long-held assumptions about the Gospels.
Alice Hoffman’s Holocaust novel collapses the boundaries between reality and fantasy.
In Preaching Romans, a range of scholars present their perspectives in complementary ways.
Scott Samuelson considers seven responses to the age-old mystery.
The medical community takes middle-age adulthood as the norm. What if it didn’t?
Hart thunders like Amos against cruel, incoherent religion.
Steven Weisman looks at the development of the Reform movement. Jack Wertheimer focuses on the present and future.
A sneak peek at the CC staff’s Christmas gift list
Eugene McCarraher explains how money became our object of worship.
Jonathan Metzl offers useful data and analysis, if not much empathy.
Kate Bowler explores the world of evangelical Christian women celebrities