Early-20th-century European and North American missionaries grew concerned about it—but never in their own churches.
by Ross Kane
Jesus’ conflict, Matthew Thiessen argues, was with the forces of death.
by Greg Carey
Sex is complicated. So is Christian reflection on it.
What explains the deep relationship between sex abuse, charlatanism, and religious purity movements? Sarah Posner, writing on the Duggar family and its connections to the world of separatist Christian homeschooling, details not just the accusations of sexual misconduct made against Josh Duggar but also those made against Bill Gothard, the leader of the fundamentalist movement with which the family has long been closely associated.