politics

The politics of Holy Communion and what it says about news coverage of Joe Biden

If you regularly read mainstream political news coverage, you can often come away with the notion that President Joe Biden is a man who governs as a moderate, seeks unity with Republicans and is consi...

When politics becomes religion

Politics sometimes becomes religion for people. This is a fact. It is dangerous when politics becomes religion for people. This is my conviction. This phenomenon seems most likely to happen when a cul...

New surveys connect the dots between politics, race, religion and vaccination

Recent surveys of adult Americans may connect the dots between the role of politics, race and religion and attitudes about the pandemic and COVID-19 vaccines. A study by Pew Research Center examined r...

Southern Baptists divided over politics, race, LGBTQ policy

Divisions over race, politics, gender and LGBTQ issues are roiling America’s largest Protestant denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, ahead of a meeting of its executive committee next week. ...

Rush Limbaugh, who shaped conservative Christian politics on the radio, has died

Rush Limbaugh, the bombastic and popular radio host who shaped conservative politics for decades, has died. The post Rush Limbaugh, who shaped conservative Christian politics on the radio, has died ap...