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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attends a church service, in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., September 3, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Donald Trump’s ‘Alleged Christian Faith’

Why are 78 percent of white evangelicals reportedly sticking with a mobbed-up casino con man gone six-time bankrupt? How can they support a thrice-married libertine who brags about his genitalia?

September 16, 2016
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Analysis: How The Presidential Campaign Got Religion

It used to be unseemly for candidates to talk about faith. Not it’s unseemly to not talk about it.

September 14, 2015
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U.S. Has Become Notably Less Christian, Major Study Finds

Splits over conservative values sees the percentage of Americans who identify as Christians at its lowest point ever in the nation’s history.

May 12, 2015

A Senator’s Faith — And Humility

Church and state separation is essential to our secular government. But we must still find ways of respecting each other on matters of faith and politics.

May 4, 2015

Weekend Reader: ‘The Age Of Evangelicalism: America’s Born-Again Years’

The dramatic influence the Christian right exerts over the Republican Party has been well documented — but Democrats rely on religious voters as well. In his new book, The Age of Evangelicalism: America’s Born-Again Years, Steven P. Miller explores the bipartisan political impact of the evangelical movement over the past four decades. Miller, a professor at Webster University and […]

August 16, 2014

Again, Christianity The Last To Get It Right

Eleven years ago, Richard Stearns went to Washington. Stearns — president of World Vision, the billion-dollar Christian relief organization — joined other faith leaders in lobbying Congress to spend $15 billion combating AIDS in Africa and the Caribbean. He acknowledged he and his fellow evangelicals were late to the fight against this pandemic and explained […]

April 7, 2014