Rob Bell on Gay Marriage: Why the Church Can’t Follow

Two Years Ago, Best Buds Debated Rob Bell and His Message

Finding Nobility in the Middle of Wartime

“The history of war contains examples of enemies putting aside their differences, if only for a brief moment, and showing each other honor, dignity, and mercy.”

A Post-Racial World? Not in the Ivory Towers.

“Christians can also view the current racial climate as an opportunity, one that we have often not taken advantage of enough in the past.”

House of Cards: The King is Dead

In House of Cards, there’s no sign of God anywhere. Francis’ crisis is a far cry from the faith struggle we have become familiar with, and a sign of a changing culture.

The Meteoric Rise of Men’s Fashion

“The metrosexual is all grown up. Or rather, the rest of the world has grown up with him.”

Will Atheists Find What They’re Looking for in Their Temples?

“What we want from awe is transcendence, and no beauty on earth can promise us that.”

Marcus Mumford: Big Fan of Jesus, But Not Christianity

The Moviegoer: “Planet of Snail” and When the Darkness and Silence are with God

Does History Channel’s The Bible Live up to Its Promise?

Why The New Pope Shouldn’t Listen to Obama’s Advice

The New Pope is Serious About Social Justice

Oz: Goodness, Greatness, and Power

Sometimes the best way to view the man behind the curtain is through the lens of the Fall.

How Should We Respond to Hugo Chavez’s Death?

The Bachelor Finale: Loving on a Prayer

God and Country Music: What Makes a Record Great. ‘Rattlin’ Bones’ after Five Years