A new biography of the woman who shaped the men who shaped modern evangelicalism
Anthea Butler is clear about the disastrous legacy of racism at the heart of White evangelicalism.
There are two conditions Meghan O'Gieblyn can't escape: Christianity and Midwesternness.
If white evangelicals are united by anything, it isn't theology.
A new book of essays shows that evangelicals aren't all the same culturally or politically. So what's holding them together?
The Green family's take on the Good Book is not as neutral as they let on.
A New Yorker staffer investigates the evangelical book that will not let her go.
Frances FitzGerald gets the religious right wrong—along with the evangelical tradition generally.
When our evangelism focuses on apologies instead of God’s grace, we're burying the lede.
It’s hard to ignore the crushing, emotional response from many of the evangelical movement’s leaders.
We have now heard Donald Trump’s words, literally ad nauseam, as he boasted about forcing himself on women, kissing them and grabbing them. Now, while the Republican Party implodes, many conservative evangelicals are brushing off the comments.
To keep the evangelical belief system intact, a person needs to be a part of the subculture. You need to be surrounded by like-minded people who can look past scientific realities, uphold a separate role for women, and give unquestioned support to the GOP.
“Is there a back door out of hell?” I asked the students seated across the table from me. The question hung there for a minute as they considered it. If they said yes, what would that mean about how they had always thought about hell? If they said no, what would that mean about how they had always thought about God? In fall 2014, I had the opportunity to teach Contemporary Religious Thought.
Brian Steensland and Philip Goff's valuable anthology addresses a topic that usually flies under the media's radar: "new" evangelicals' progressive social engagement.