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More Christians believe America is a ‘Christian nation’ that has not oppressed minorities and is chosen by God

An increasing number of American Christians believe strongly that the United States is a Christian nation, that it has not oppressed minorities and that it has been specifically chosen by God to lead ...

SBC fight symbolizes the mean-spirited religious impulses of the nation, BNG panelist suggests

The turmoil engulfing the Southern Baptist Convention over its handling of sexual abuse allegations, racial injustice and gender inequality are both a result and an expression of a mean-spirited relig...

Did Winston Churchill believe in God? Why did Churchill urge his nation to pray?

THE QUESTION: Did Winston Churchill believe in God? THE RELIGION GUY’S ANSWER: Sorta. Maybe. Depends what you mean. The question and that answer are raised in the new book “Duty & Dest...

Re-forming a post-COVID church in a post-churchly nation

“You’ve come far, pilgrim,” actor Will Geer’s character, Bear Claw Chris Lapp, says to the younger mountain man who occupies the other side of their shared campfire. “Feels like far,” Jeremiah Johnson...

Texas takes the spotlight as statehouses across the nation seek to restrict trans teens and voter access

Some Texas legislators want to outdo Georgia and Arkansas with a combination of bills restricting transgender teens and voting access for poor and minority citizens. The Texas bills — four concerning ...