Daniel Burke and David Gibson is an author at Religion News Service.
Will Biden-Ryan debate be a ‘Catholic smackdown’?
(RNS) When Joe Biden and Paul Ryan face off in the vice-presidential debate on Thursday, it will mark the first showdown of its kind between Catholics on the major party tickets. By Daniel Burke and David Gibson.
Campaigns’ faith outreach centers on economy
BETHESDA, Md. (RNS) With voters focused intently on pocketbook issues, both Mitt Romney and President Obama are framing their faith-outreach efforts around the economy as the presidential campaign enters its final weeks. By Daniel Burke and David Gibson.
Five big questions about the ‘Jesus’ wife’ discovery
(RNS) Does a newly revealed scrap of papyrus prove that Jesus had a wife? What does the discovery mean for contemporary Christians? Five big questions about the so-called “Gospel of Jesus' Wife.'' By Daniel Burke and David Gibson.