She’s been ignored, dismissed, and misunderstood. But the story of Easter makes it clear that Mary was Jesus’ most faithful friend.
Karen L. King (C) KAREN L. KING 2012 You know there’s a buzz out there when 100 emails come into … Continued
KAREN L. KING A newly discovered fragment of Coptic writing suggests some early Christians believed Jesus was married, a Harvard … Continued
Rush Limbaugh, conservative radio talk show host, attempted to silence women’s voices in the public square through sexual shaming. The … Continued
Chris Pizzello Associated Press Nicki Minaj, right, arrives at the 54th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 in … Continued
Amr Nabil AP An Egyptian woman raises a copy of Al Tahrir newspaper fronted by a picture showing half … Continued
By Edward Grinnan Some of the people I told this summer that I would be visiting Oberammergau thought I was … Continued
By Rev. Anne Howard Executive Director, The Beatitudes Society In light of the ongoing kerfuffle about Fox commentator Glenn Beck’s … Continued
Sometimes, I think Christians read different Bibles. If there is a recurring thought, theme and theology in and of the … Continued
Former president Jimmy Carter and other world leaders issued this statement: “The justification of discrimination against women and girls on … Continued
From the Bible to contemporary Christianity, women have been there as examples of faith.
Anne Graham Lotz is Billy Graham’s daughter. She is a Southern Baptist. She has her own “ministry” but she is … Continued
This Mother’s Day, why don’t we take time to remember the “mothers” of the church? So often they get put … Continued
John 20:18: Mary Magdalene went to the disciples with the news: “I have seen the Lord!” And she told them … Continued
For me, there is no more electric moment in the New Testament than the encounter between the risen Jesus and … Continued
I shouted to him several times “Don’t limit God!” He lectured me about the Holy Spirit at work in the church. Kanye West blasted on.
Here, at last, is a point on which an atheist and a good Christian can surely agree: the mortal remains … Continued
On the one hand, as the difference between the attitudes toward the presidential candidacy of John Kennedy and John Kerry … Continued
What James Cameron’s Discovery film successfully proves is that Jesus sells. What it doesn’t prove is what it claims—that anyone … Continued
For me, one of the most profoundly moving scenes in the New Testament is the moment when Mary Magdalene, confronted … Continued