RealClearReligion Morning Edition

Monday, July 28
Pope Benedict's New World Order - Philip Jenkins, Aleteia
Ultra-Orthodox: God Is Punishing Israel - Miriam Moster, JTA
Episcopalians Visit Border Kids - Jeff MacDonald, Living Church
The Million Dollar Bible - Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra, Christianity Today
Ramadan in the Land of the Midnight Sun - Dennis Betzholz, Spiegel
Catholics Get New Edition of Bible - Robert McClory, NC Reporter
Why Jesuits Are on the Frontlines of Faith - Matt Emerson, CNN
Mormons Loosing Grip on Tribune - Tim Pratt, New York Times
Reformation Anniversary Plans Break Down - David Barrett, CH
Ex-Mars Hill Members Speak Out - Joel Connelly, Seattle P-I
When the Amish Meet the World - Kim Palmer, Reuters
Gods and Atheisms - Andrew Brown, The Guardian
Saturday, July 26
The Trials of Shmuley Boteach - Batya Ungar-Sargon, Tablet
Israel, Gaza, and John Piper - Matt Smethurst, Gospel Coalition
Will Christianity Rise Again in Iraq? - Baden and Moss, CNN Belief
The Death of Christian Mosul - Fr. Michael Rogers, Huffington Post
Do I Have to Take Isaiah 58:7 Literally? - Celeste Kennel-Shank, CC
What Catholics Really Think About Immigration - Sam Gregg, NCR
Will Doctors Be Forced to Kill? - Wesley Smith, First Things
What Megachurches Do Right - David Murrow, Church for Men
The Modern Mormon Exodus - Daniel Peterson, Deseret News
When Nancy Reagan Looked to the Stars - Mark Tooley, JE
The Next Todd Akin? - Bob Allen, Associated Baptist Pr.
Theology of Your iPhone - J.D. Walt, Seedbed
Friday, July 25
Wanted: Converts to Judaism - Arnold Eisen, Wall Street Journal
Tensions on the Faith and Family Left - Terry Mattingly, Patheos
Why They Love Women Bishops - Drake and Wyatt, Church Times
Iran Condemns Political Prisoner to Death - Amir Fakhravar, RCR
Let the Italian Evangelicals Speak - Leonardo De Chirico, Gospel Co.
Sorry 666, Churches Fear 990 More - Ken Walker, Christianity Today
Mormons Celebrate Own Independence Day - David Mason, OnFaith
Joel Osteen's Puzzling Night in Iowa - Adam Gromotka, Daily Iowan
The Danger of Taking Federal Money - Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture
Bishop of Baghdad: Why Is the World Silent? - Emer McCarthy, VR
Methodists Slouching Toward Schism - Sarah Stankorb, Slate
Church Membership Is Drooping, But... - Bill Tammeus, NCR
Thursday, July 24
Our Duty to Iraqi Christians - Michael Dougherty, The Week
What Is Traditional Christianity? - Rod Dreher, Am. Conservative
Jenny McCarthy Will Never Shut Up - Elizabeth Yale, Rel. & Politics
The First Kosher Comic Book - Marjorie Ingall, Tablet Magazine
Charles Spurgeon's Lost Sermons - Bob Smietana, Baptist Press
Hindu Gods Get Muscular Makeovers - Shefali Anand, Wall St. Jrnl
Things You Don't Know About Mormon Pioneers - Peggy Stack, SLT
How to Talk About Church Decline - Bart Gingerich, Canon & Culture
Can You Go to Hell for Your Vote? - Howard Kainz, Catholic Thing
What Is Methodism's Future? - Mark Tooley, Juicy Ecumenism
The Archbishop Smiled - Peter Berger, American Interest
The Last Christians in Iraq - Lela Gilbert, FOX News
Wednesday, July 23
When Justin Welby Met Jesus - J. John, God & Politics in the UK
Bishops vs. Obama, Worse Than Expected - Michael Winters, NCR
What Obama's Order Means for Catholics - John Paul Shimek, CWR
The Sympathetic Doomsday Cult Leader - Alissa Wilkinson, CToday
When Billy Graham Dies... - Steve Rabey, Colorado Springs Gazette
Pope's Friend Dies in Motorcycle Crash - Sarah Bailey, Religion News
The End of Lay Homilies - David Andreatta, Democrat & Chronicle
Was Bonhoeffer Gay? Who Cares? - Trevin Wax, Gospel Coalition
7 Surprises in the Mormon Pioneer Diet - Kathy Stephenson, SLT
Bart Ehrman's Lord and God - Larry Hurtado, Christian Century
Lord Carey's Suicide Bill - Alistair Macdonald-Radcliff, Aleteia
Smiling for Auschwitz Selfies - Craig Detweiler, CNN Belief
Tuesday, July 22
This Time, Obama Won't Exempt Churches - Mike Gryboski, CP
Who's Driving the Train Under Pope Francis? - John Allen, BGlobe
What Do They Think of the Mainline? - Steve Thorngate, CCentury
What Would John Wesley Do? - Don Haynes, United Methodist Rep.
Mormons Treat Them Like Grownups - Jana Riess, Religion News
Gordon College Is Just the Beginning - Joy Pullmann, Federalist
The War on Women's Dirty 100 - Fr. Joseph Shimek, Milwaukee
Did the Rebbe Say He Was the Messiah? - David Berger, Tablet
Learn How to Be Lutheran - Peggy Fletcher Stack, SL Tribune
How Should We Define Atheism? - Richard Ostling, Patheos
The Problem With Bill Gates - R.J. Snell, Crisis Magazine
Baptists to the Border - Tom Strode, The Baptist Press
Monday, July 21
Give Us a Bishop in High Heels - Jane Gardam, New York Times
Silicon Valley Catholics - Fr. C.J. McCloskey, Catholic Thing
How Christians Misunderstand Grace - Jonathan Merritt, RNS
Mormon Pioneers Didn't Have It That Bad - Tad Walch, Deseret
The Dirtiest Word in Jesuit Higher Education - Brendan Busse, TJP
Old-Fashioned Jew Hatred Is Back - Alex VanNess, RealClearReligion
How to Watch the Most Political Film of 2014 - Joe Carter, Acton
Assisted Suicide Is an Abandonment - Giles Fraser, Guardian
Presbyterians Hard at Work - Jill Fandrich, Auburn Citizen
When Climate Change Goes Biblical - Mark Tooley, Aleteia
Divorce & Remarriage - Robert Spaemann, First Things
Jesus Christ, Refugee - David Dunn, Huffington Post
Saturday, July 19
'Convert, Pay Tax, or Die' - Evans and al-Rube'i, Reuters
Evangelical Love for Jews - Michael Schulson, Religion News
Dying Church Re-Launches After Closing - Tobin Perry, BPress
Can Traditional Religion Survive a Wired World? - Rod Dreher, TAC
Chicago's Anti-Gun Rallies Won't Stop the Violence - Nick Hahn, Rare
Past, Present, and Future of the Vatican Bank - Fr. Tom Reese, NCR
The Struggle to Reach 'Emerging Adults' - Terry Mattingly, Patheos
Religious Freedom vs. Gay Rights? - John Inazu, Christianity Today
A Day in the Life of Mormon Missionaries - Jason Wright, Deseret
The Problem for Opponents of Divorce - Benjamin Dueholm, RD
Why Has America Soured on Evangelicals? - Morgan Lee, CP
Faith-Based Fanatics - Timothy Egan, New York Times
Friday, July 18
The Next Religious Liberty Case - David Skeel, Wall Street Journal
More Mormon Excommunications Coming? - Peggy Stack, SLT
What the 'Pope Cup' Says About Pope Francis - John Shimek, DC
Episcopalians Make Way for Evangelicals - Jeff Walton, Juicy Ecu.
Measuring Ramadan - Campante & Yanagizawa-Drott, NY Times
Uncle Sam's Confessional Eavesdropping - Aaron Taylor, First Things
A New Kind of Religious Novel? - Dominic Preziosi, Commonweal
The Most 'Christian' Film I've Ever Seen - Alissa Wilkinson, CT
Orthodox in Name Only - Avi Shafran, Jewish Daily Forward
Oh God, Please Let My Team Win - Joseph Price, Sightings
Apocalyptic Sex - Bill Leonard, Associated Baptist Press
NASA's Holy Grail - Jeremy Lott, Aleteia

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