‘It’ Is Big-Budget Horror with a Surprising Amount of Heart
The latest Stephen King adaptation’s success has more to do with the friendship it celebrates than the scares it delivers.
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'Get Out' Locks Our Gaze on Racism’s Horror
Jordan Peele's groundbreaking directorial debut challenges us to see racial sin with clear eyes.
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The Silver Lining on the Zombie Apocalypse
In his upcoming book, a university professor explores the horror—and the hope—of pop culture’s favorite disaster scenario.
In his upcoming book, a university professor explores the horror—and the hope—of pop culture's favorite disaster scenario. The Silver Lining on the Zombie Apocalypse.
In ‘Alien: Covenant,’ the March of Progress Ends in Death
Ridley Scott's sci-fi franchise is as gruesome as ever—but this time, the horror feels disturbingly human.
Ridley Scott's sci-fi franchise is as gruesome as ever—but this time, the horror feels disturbingly human. In 'Alien: Covenant,' the March of Progress Ends in Death.
‘Twin Peaks: The Return’ Gets Cosmic Conflict Disturbingly Right
David Lynch’s cult-classic revival is exactly as imaginative—and as uncomfortable—as it always needed to be.
They were worse than we'd thought. Now… The Return! The new Showtime series settles the old debate about whether that feature-length horror movie was really necessary: It was.
Blood, Our Horror and Fascination
It’s part of what makes Good Friday good.
More than bloody book. Heck, the Bible isn't just a bloody book; it's a bloody library. In the Bible, the word blood occurs more often than the word love
Sexual Addiction Destroyed My Pastorate
Exposing the truth was just the first step to redemption.
function. Having struggled with depression since 1986, I was no stranger to its horror, but this was the deepest and darkest hole in which I had ever been.
The Demanding Faith of Flannery O’Connor
In her writing, O’Connor made belief believable.
“This is the central Christian mystery,” Flannery says. “Life has, for all its horror, been found by God to be worth dying for.”. The meaning of mystery. Nearly
The Conjuring 2
Ed and Lorraine Warren return, fighting demons and relying on faith.
Ed and Lorraine Warren (Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga), a deeply devout Catholic couple whose lives have formed the basis for a lot of paranomal and supernatural horror films.
Cover Story: Facing Our Legacy of Lynching
How a memorial could help lead America—and Christians—to repentance from a dark history.
memorial. We could never unlearn what we found; we could never erase the horror of our past. We tried, in our own small way, to confront it. Because
The Divorce Delusion: Marriage Matters for the Gospel's Sake
The prevalence of divorce today means Christians should understand marriage even better.
unscathed. Even atheists who have gone through divorce will admit to the brokenness—and at times horror—that accompany a “happy” or “necessary” divorce.
Taylor Swift Breaks the Silence
Her recent legal case underscores the value of speaking out about sexual assault.
Women today need not relive the horror of Tamar's destiny, whose voice we never heard, who tore her garments, clothed herself in ashes, and lived her life in desolation.
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
that participants who viewed images of a human hand and a robot hand being cut with a knife or pair of scissors responded with essentially the same measure of horror and sympathy to
The Christian's best option is love.
I'd lived in the Middle East and Europe and been accustomed to bombings and religious unrest, but I couldn't fathom such horror happening in the US Not in my homeland, where
After 50 Years in a Wheelchair, I Still Walk with Jesus
On the anniversary of her accident, Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on God’s faithfulness.
follow him more closely. Maybe he erases all the horror, all the despair, all the depression of the past when we learn how to trust God. He pushes into