The Southern Baptist and Catholic sexual abuse crises, compared
(RNS) — Very different religious bodies, very similar disgrace.
RIP Catholic News Service — gone too soon and when we needed you most
(RNS) — The US Catholic bishops are killing off Catholic News Service, which is the AP of Catholic news, providing copy to Catholic publications and websites across the country.
‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ raises the question: Are Mormons dangerous?
(RNS) — If ‘Banner’ undermines its own credibility by only presenting the horrific side of Mormonism’s founding, the contemporary LDS church undermines its credibility by ignoring the dangers of religiously inspired violence.
Why the Catholic Church’s views on exorcism have changed
(The Conversation) — In the 1960s, the Catholic Church sought to downplay demonic possession, but its views since then have changed.
Protestants and the pill: How US Christians helped make birth control mainstream
(The Conversation) — Decades ago, conservative Christian leaders helped contraceptives become acceptable.
Lee University considers limiting student speech on gender
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) — If approved, the policy presented to faculty and staff this month would not allow students to identify as anything other than their biological sex.
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