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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Southern Baptists

Are Southern Baptists even Southern? Why don’t they baptize babies? And more.

Why Racism Is America’s True Original Sin

The truth is restorative justice will require that our nation repay its outstanding debt to its black citizens.

5 Things Everyone Should Know About America’s Religious History

Why we need to retell the American story.

Frederick Douglass, Revisited

Why you should re-read the speech Douglass gave on the Fourth of July 162 years ago.

If It Weren’t for Jesus, I Might Be Pro-Death Too

A response to Albert Mohler’s recent defense of the death penalty.

“It happened to my body and in your backyard”

An interview with a survivor of sexual slavery.

The Broken Christianity of “12 Years a Slave”

Did the slave system break religion or did a broken religion allow the slave system?

OnFaith senate apology
Institutional Apologies Fall Short

A reaction to the senate’s apology for 2 1/2 centuries of slavery