Matthew Vines’ book “God and the Gay Christian” makes a Biblical case for same-sex relationships. Albert Mohler is among the conservative Christians issuing swift criticisms of the book. RNS’ Jonathan Merritt talks to both leaders.
Articles tagged “culture wars”
The Republican-led government shutdown may have the unintended effect of driving more young Christians from the GOP.
Millions of Christians are being persecuted around the world. Here’s why much of the American church ignores it.
The beer maker omits reference to God in their Declaration of Independence advertisement, outraging some consumers.
New data reveals that America’s largest Protestant denomination is declining. What must they do to stop the bleeding?
The battle over origins of life continues to rage, but what is at the heart of it all? Scholar and author Gerald Rau explains.
Evangelical mega-church pastor Joel Hunter has never been afraid of controversy. But his new environmental documentary seeks to sidestep scandal and opt instead for inspiration.
On Sunday night, the long awaited mini-series “The Bible” premiered on the History Channel. Produced by reality TV mogul Mark Burnett of “Survivor” fame and former “Touched by an Angel” star Roma Downey in an effort to dramatize key stories from Scripture, the series is already being embraced by Christians nationwide. After all, when is the last […]
Call me postmodern, but I am no fan of labels. I accept that they are often unavoidable, helpful, sometimes even necessary. Labels are printed on our food packages and sewn onto the necks of our t-shirts. They are displayed on the front of our businesses and, in some professions, attached to the end of our […]