To paraphrase C. S. Lewis, I’m not particular about the horns and the hoofs
The religion needs to stop using this frightened, scarcity-based logic to try to engage people. It doesn’t work
Those who have complained about a short-circuited process are mostly people who never wanted to see John Paul II canonized at all
Pope Francis only confirms my decision to leave
Francis isn’t throwing Catholics under the Popemobile. He’s calling for new ways of spreading the Church’s teachings
Will he give them real leadership roles or just continue to placate them by idealizing their gender?
The story behind — and the real message of — the Pope’s first official interview
Awarding the 2020 Games to Tokyo and not Turkey highlights an unfair pattern
Francis’ encouraging words show how far the Roman Catholic Church still has to go
The author of Zealot explains his views on faith and historical scholarship
Catholic doctrine still vilifies homosexuality, and no amount of priestly “love” makes that okay
To boycott Rolling Stone‘s cover story is to say that we are unwilling, as a society, to cope with difficult questions.
Leaders around the world, religious or otherwise, must leverage Ramadan to find peaceful solutions in Egypt and Syria