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Kathryn Post

Kathryn Post is an author at Religion News Service.

All Stories by Kathryn Post

‘City of Faith’ exhibit celebrates South Asian religion in NYC

By Kathryn Post — March 16, 2023
NEW YORK (RNS) — A new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York suggests the city can’t be understood without religion.

Muslim holidays find welcome from mainstream retailers with new Ramadan goods

By Kathryn Post — March 14, 2023
(RNS) — Two new children’s books from Muslim authors hit Target’s shelves as part of the retailer’s new Ramadan and Eid holiday collection.

Arizona Christian University sues school district for religious discrimination

By Kathryn Post — March 10, 2023
(RNS) — At issue, the school board claims, is the university's 'strong' anti-LGBTQ stance.

Columbus artist’s dreadlocked, tattooed icons offer a fresh take on the saints

By Kathryn Post — March 8, 2023
COLUMBUS, Ohio (RNS) — They were the ‘original social justice warriors,’ says artist Gracie Morbitzer.

Mark Rivera, a former Anglican lay pastor, sentenced to 15 years in prison

By Kathryn Post — March 6, 2023
(RNS) — 'She continues to be impacted every single day by this man’s abuse,' said the mother of the child abuse survivor who first reported Rivera.

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’: Ted Neeley on playing Jesus for 50 years

By Kathryn Post — March 3, 2023
(RNS) — Fifty years after being cast in 'Jesus Christ Superstar,' his name is nearly synonymous with Jesus of Nazareth for fans of the 1973 film.

How ‘The Chosen’ star Jonathan Roumie became a poster child for Christian causes

By Kathryn Post and Jack Jenkins — March 3, 2023
(RNS) — 'I'm not the real Jesus. Let's just get that out of the way,' Roumie said in January at the March for Life.

‘Woke Wars’ infiltrate Christian colleges, prof under fire for racial justice unit

By Kathryn Post — February 24, 2023
(RNS) — What happens when racial justice education is flagged as indoctrination?

Christian climate activist challenges church to take action

By Kathryn Post — February 17, 2023
(RNS) — Kyle Meyaard-Schaap's 'Following Jesus in a Warming World' is a field guide for Christian climate action.

Chaplains offer more than prayers: New study confirms impact on ICU families

By Kathryn Post — February 15, 2023
(RNS) — One research chaplain called the new data ‘a V8 engine for the kind of work we do.’

New Catholic clergy sexual abuse report from Fordham charts a path forward

By Kathryn Post — February 9, 2023
(RNS) — ‘To me, placing survivors’ stories first is about cultural transformation,’ said The Rev. Gerard McGlone.

Five Jehovah’s Witnesses charged with sexually abusing children in Pennsylvania

By Kathryn Post — February 7, 2023
(RNS) — The Pennsylvania attorney general's office describes the defendants as having used their religion to access the reported abuse survivors.  

Buying Starbucks with gold? A halal investing app is making it possible.

By Kathryn Post — February 3, 2023
(RNS) — Wahed, an Islamic fintech company launched in 2017, now offers brick-and-mortar banks and gold-backed debit cards.

Should clergy be mandated reporters? New York’s CARE Act says yes

By Kathryn Post — February 1, 2023
(RNS) — ‘Because pastors do not report abuse, it allows abusers to keep on preying on vulnerable individuals,’ said advocate Abbi Nye.

The WWI propaganda mosque: A new exhibit showcases a Muslim POW camp

By Kathryn Post — January 27, 2023
(RNS) — A new online exhibit from the National WWI Museum and Memorial presents the overlooked story of the Halbmondlager, a WWI Muslim prisoner of war camp.
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