A New Testament scholar explains how we should think about the mother of Jesus.
Why it matters — for understanding world history and for addressing global conflicts today — that Jesus was not a Gentile.
What to know about the man many people call God.
Fundamentalist Christians have taken over the faith. It’s time for followers of Jesus to take it back.
Some Christians think that if they don’t believe in the devil, their faith will fall apart. Maybe they need to play more poker.
Why I invite my congregation to worship God differently on Mother’s Day.
Reflections on “I Am Troy Davis” and the famous death row inmate from a minister who visited him in prison for years.
She’s been ignored, dismissed, and misunderstood. But the story of Easter makes it clear that Mary was Jesus’ most faithful friend.
The all-or-nothing approach to the Bible used by skeptics and fundamentalists alike is flawed.