Thirty years later my petty crime came back to haunt me.
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How to capture the urgency of Confessions? New translations by Sarah Ruden and Peter Constantine offer very different approaches.
At that deserted spot on the Sea of Galilee, Jesus could've used a grocery store.
I routinely saw patients who were racist, sexist, demanding, and cruel. They were also afraid, exhausted, in pain, and helpless.
The idea is disarmingly simple: all you need is a dinner table.
Fear is a terrific uniter, but it's a strange way to carve out a Christian life.
White evangelical political loyalties and their lessons for the rest of us
Pediatric oncologist Elisha Waldman explores a city's complexities as he reflects on his patients' spiritual needs.
To resist the kind of society we don't want, we have to cultivate the kind we do.
The apostles are on fire in this Gospel passage. I don't always get along with people like that.
Carolyn Helsel's guidebook is insightful, sensitive, and deeply practical.
We embrace uninitiated visitors, rowdy children, and blue jeans. Why not tears?
William Abraham's theological affirmations of faith are shadowed by a persistent question: Why don't they work?