RealClearReligion Morning Edition

Saturday, October 25
Christians Turn Churchless - Cathy Lynn Grossman, Religion News
Is This Another Great Awakening? - Donald Devine, Law & Liberty
Bless This Tackle? Not a Prayer - Shirl Hoffman, Christianity Today
The Rabbi and Benedict Groeschel - David Blumenthal, First Things
Religious Liberty and the Bullies - James Tonkowich, Religion Today
What You Want to Know About Polygamy - Maurine Proctor, Meridian
Mozzarella Monks Take On Vladimir Putin - Jon Stone, Independent
Religious Sanctimony in Ferguson - Mark Tooley, American Spectator
America's Spiritual Founding Father - John Turner, Anxious Bench
Woman Represents Baptists at Catholic Synod - Bob Allen, BNG
Trumping the Kasper Proposal - Jeff Mirus, Catholic Culture
Sin City's Megachurches - Amanda Sakuma, MSNBC
Friday, October 24
A New Kinder, Gentler Atheism - David Skeel, Wall St. Journal
The Softer Face of Calvinism - Kevin Emmert, Christianity Today
Gays at the Gates of the Mormon Temple - Raf Sanchez, Telegraph
Cardinal George: I'm No Culture Warrior - Manya Pashman, Tribune
The Yarmulke Comes to 3-D Printing - Lauren Katz, Protojournalist
The Galileo Crusade and the Gay Agenda - Bill Leonard, Baptist News
Archbishop of York: Lift Confessional Seal - Trevor Grundy, RNS
The Pastors on Houston's Hit List - Samuel Smith, Christian Post
What Is a Progressive Evangelical? - Morgan Guyton, Patheos
The 100 Best Christian Books - Paul Handley, Church Times
Frank Schaefer's Final Appeal - Bianca Phillips, Reuters
The American Jeremiad - Matt McCullough, 9Marks
Thursday, October 23
The Future Is Filipino - Philip Jenkins, Christian Century
Mormon Essay: Joseph Smith Married Teens - Peggy Stack, SLT
Archbishop Chaput vs. Pope Francis - Michael Sean Winters, NCR
Hollywood's Rapture Problem - Robert Nicholson, RealClearReligion
How Cars Created the Megachurch - Adam Graber, Christianity Today
Evolution and Ethics, Revisited - Gertrude Himmelfarb, New Atlantis
Kosher and Non-Kosher Voyeurism - Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, JPost
Who Can Save Europe's Jews? - George Weigel, Mosaic Magazine
No Magic Bullet for Church Survival - Jeff Brumley, Baptist News
Pope Francis Plays the Long Game - Tom Heneghan, Reuters
What's Wrong With the Benedict Option - Samuel Gregg, WI
Facebook's Sexual Revolution - David Roach, Baptist Press
Wednesday, October 22
Atheists in Foxholes - Ronit Stahl, Religion & Politics
Does Anti-Semitism Make You Poor? - Walter Russell Mead, AI
Katharine Jefferts Schori's Martyrdom Sermon - Mark Tooley, JE
Mark Driscoll Is Back - Sarah Pulliam Bailey, Religion News Service
What Should We Do About ISIS? - Archbishop Justin Welby, Prospect
The Evangelical War on Halloween - Phil Zuckerman, Huffington Post
Methodists Lament Closings of Summer Camps - Mark Morris, KCStar
Opus Dei, Spain's Secret Powerhouse? - Fiona Maharg-Bravo, Reuters
No, Mormons Aren't Quitting Marriage - Peggy Stack, SL Tribune
Hollywood's New Religion - Drew Turney, Christianity Today
The First Marxist Pope - Janet Smith, Catholic Herald
Ebola in Church - Jon Hamilton, Goats and Soda
Tuesday, October 21
How Conservatives Lost Heaven - Mark Judge, RealClearReligion
Ex-Leaders to Return to Mars Hill Church - Alison Morrow, King 5
Spiritual Abuse, Mormon Edition - John Wycliffe, Approaching Justice
Mainline Decline May Be Slowing Down - Mike Gryboski, Christian Post
Synod a Win for Francis - Fr. Thomas Reese, National Catholic Reporter
St. Paul's Case for Gay Marriage - Gerald Schlabach, Christian Century
Welcome to the Secular Inquisition - Robert Tracinski, The Federalist
How Churches Are Becoming Less Segregated - Laura Meckler, WSJ
When the Communists Murdered a Priest - Paul Kengor, Spectator
My Torah Mosh Pit - Abigail Pogrebin, The Jewish Daily Forward
The Pastor's Wife Effect - Joanna Breault, Christianity Today
The Fate of Protestantism - Frederick Schmidt, Patheos
Monday, October 20
America's Last Episcopalian? - Philip Jenkins, Patheos
Divided Bishops Water Down Welcome - John Allen, Crux
Meet the Cool Face of Mormonism - Lee Benson, Deseret News
Forget Your Sermons, We Want Your Speeches - Todd Starnes, FOX
Was Mark Driscoll's Board a Problem? - Morgan Lee, Christianity Tdy
Five Things the Synod Just Did - Fr. James Martin, America Magazine
Gospel According to Jefferson, Dickens & Tolstoy - Jaweed Kaleem, HP
The Tyranny of Mercy - Michael Matheson Miller, Catholic World Report
Just Boots on the Ground - John Van Til, Center for Vision & Values
Episcopalians Still Count Breakaway Diocese - Mike Gryboski, CP
Evangelicals Push Aliyah - Nathan Guttman, Jewish Forward
Hillsong, a Church in Exile - Andrew Walker, First Things
Saturday, October 18
The Synod's Right Turn - Nicholas Hahn, RealClearReligion
Mars Hill Postmortem - Trevin Wax, The Gospel Coalition
Will Conservatives Turn on Pope Francis? - John Allen, Crux
Hillsong Church Stays Mum on Gays - Jonathan Merritt, RNS
Why Not Just Hand the Sermons Over? - Russell Moore, MTTP
Mark Driscoll Made the Right Move - Kristen Howerton, Relevant
The Beggars of Lakewood - Mark Oppenheimer, New York Times
Why Millennials Love Traditional Faith - Preston Yancey, On Faith
Mormons Building a Giant Family Tree - Christine Kenneally, TNR
Why Are Young Blacks Leaving the Church? - Anthony Carter, 9M
Samuel Huntington at the Vatican - George Weigel, DC Register
Retirement Home Christianity - Richard Mouw, First Things
Friday, October 17
Beyond the Hype About a Vatican Upheaval - Fr. Robert Sirico, WSJ
Adventists to Decide on Women's Ordination - Adelle Banks, RNS
John Wesley's Anglican Diversity - George Sumner, Living Church
Mars Hill Church Reeling as Pastor Quits - Janet Tu, Seattle Times
Inside China's Secret Churches - Antonia Blumberg, Huffington Post
Ancient Cult Complex Discovered in Israel - Owen Jarus, LiveScience
When Mormons Can Laugh at Criticisms - Dan Peterson, Deseret News
Nigeria's Changing Churches - Timothy Morgan, Christianity Today
The Few, the Proud, the Jewish Marines - Jared Sichel, Jewish Jrnl
Christians Running Toward Ebola - Eric Metaxas, Break Point
Does the Bible Prohibit Revolution? - Thomas Kidd, Patheos
The Nuns' Decline, and Ours - Joel Miller, Two Cities
Thursday, October 16
Mark Driscoll Resigns From Mars Hill - Sarah Bailey, Religion News
Houston Wants Our Sermons? So, What? - Brian Lee, The Federalist
Episcopal Church Continues to Lose Members - Jeffrey Walton, JE
Has the Catholic Church Changed Its Teaching? - Robby George, WI
Jewish Atheist Bashes Mormon Marriage - Mark Paredes, Jewish Jrnl
Cardinal Kasper: Don't Listen to the Africans - Edward Pentin, Zenit
No, Cardinal Kasper Is Not a Racist - Grant Gallicho, Commonweal
Meet the GOP's Faith Ambassador - Amelia Thomson-Deveaux, R&P
C.S. Lewis Foresaw Rise of Scientism - Napp Nazworth, Christian Post
More Churches Using Background Checks - Aaron Earls, Baptist Press
Church, State, and the Vanishing Wall - Linda Ryan, Episcopal Cafe
Patti Smith's Biblical Lullabies - Kory Grow, Rolling Stone
Wednesday, October 15
Sausage-Making at the Synod - Fr. Robert Barron, RealClearReligion
What Cain & Abel Have to Do With Ferguson - Eva Mroczek, RD
Going to Church With Henry Adams - Agnes Howard, Patheos
Decline of American Nuns - David Gibson, Religion News Service
Mideast Evangelicals Talk Strategy - Jayson Casper, Christianity Tdy
Pope Blesses Breakaway Anglican Church - John Bingham, Telegraph
City to Pastors: Show Us Your Sermons - Katherine Driessen, Chron.
Why Do We Spare Civilians in War? - Irene Petersen, ScienceNordic
Confusion About Mormon Women's Meeting - Peggy Stack, SLT
End-of-Life Battle Over Jewish Souls - Paul Berger, JD Forward
Seminary Scandals - Carol Howard Merritt, Christian Century
Joan or John? - Russell Moore, The Gospel Coalition

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