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Ted Olsen

Ted Olsen is Christianity Today's managing editor for news and online journalism. He wrote the magazine's Weblog—a collection of news and opinion articles from mainstream news sources around the world—from 1999 to 2006. In 2004, the magazine launched Weblog in Print, which looks for unexpected connections and trends in articles appearing in the mainstream press. The column was later renamed "Tidings" and ran until 2007.

The Other 'Happy Holiday'Do They Know It's Hanukkah?
There's more than one "happy holiday" for Christians this season.
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Freemasonry Threat
Faint echoes remind evangelicals of a nearly forgotten foe.
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Quest for the Historical Jerry
You can tell a lot about someone by what he says about Falwell.
Subscriber Access OnlyPartial Reversal
The Supreme Court's abortion decision shows that the arguments have changed.
Subscriber Access OnlyJingo Jangle
Christian tribalism is a renunciation of God's kingdom.
Subscriber Access OnlyChurch Divorce Done Right
Denominational splits just aren't what they used to be.
Subscriber Access OnlyWhy Isn't 'Yes' Enough?
The fuss over swearing-in ceremonies reveals a deeper problem.
Subscriber Access OnlyBottom-Up Discipline
What do you do when your pastor--or your entire denomination--strays?
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Year Conservatives Saved Christmas
We bullied stores out of "'Happy Holidays.'" Hooray?
Subscriber Access OnlyWhat Really Unites Pentecostals?
It's not speaking in tongues. It may be the prosperity gospel.
Subscriber Access OnlyDoes Islam Need a Luther or a Pope?
American pundits debate whether centralized religious authority restrains violence.
Subscriber Access OnlyAsylum vs. Assistance
Offering sanctuary isn't about political protest.
Subscriber Access OnlyLatter-day Complaints
Mormons and evangelicals fret over movies, politics, and each other.
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Art of Abortion Politics
A unanimous Supreme Court decision opens the door to real change.
Subscriber Access OnlyTime to Get Judicially Serious
Evangelicals and the possible Supreme Court Catholic majority.
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Katrina Quandary
America questions the role of Christian charity.
Subscriber Access OnlyThe Katrina Quandary
America questions the role of Christian charity.
Subscriber Access OnlyAbolishing Abstinence
Telling underage kids not to have sex is surprisingly controversial.
Subscriber Access OnlyDirty Qur'ans, Dusty Bibles
If Leviticus or Jude suddenly disappeared from Scripture, would we notice?
Subscriber Access OnlyRights Brained
Just arguing our liberties can blind us to our duties.
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There’s No Crying on Social Media!
There’s No Crying on Social Media!
Young adults are desperate not to let peers see any signs of weakness or failure.
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