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Sexuality, race, and gender: 3 explosive insights about America’s 100 largest ch …

Last October, evangelicalism was rocked by the launch of ChurchClarity.org, an organization that reports churches’ LGBTQ+ policies and rates...

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Against Clarity: A progressive Christian opposes rating churches on LGBT acceptance

(RNS) — 'Human sexuality is not,' writes Barbara G. Wheeler, 'the decisive issue that determines whether a church body is acceptable or not.' (COMMENTARY)

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Why pastor Robert Jeffress’ interview with Sean Hannity was so maddening to so m …

(RNS) — Who knew that a simple meeting between a preacher and a pundit would be so controversial? But it starts to make sense when you consider the preacher...

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Church Clarity pressures pastors and churches to disclose views on homosexuality

(RNS) — Prominent pastors are finding themselves on the hot seat thanks to a new group's efforts to call out leaders who lack clear stances, writes Jonathan...

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The gospel for gun-loving Christians

How exactly can someone do justice, love mercy, and walk humbly while carrying a deadly assault rifle? asks David Gringor in a commentary.

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