Christians and Jews split over effort to canonize writer.
September 30, 2013
Experts weigh in.
December 14, 2012
Author Adam C. English says St. Nicholas was social activist, businessman, lawyer—and man of God.
December 7, 2012
What I learned from three female saints who never bore children—physical ones, anyway.
November 20, 2012
Those who appear weak and foolish can be powerful conduits of God's love.
November 6, 2012
This St. Augustine biopic is memorable more for its subject's merit than its own.
September 12, 2012
Every turn in Thomas Oden's theology took him further left, until he came face to face with Augustine and Wesley.
October 21, 2011
In nightclubs, coffeehouses, and iPods, true first-person storytelling is becoming a cultural force as it borrows from Christian tradition.
January 7, 2011
We can grab hold of joy in this life, not just in heaven, says theologian Ellen Charry. A review of 'God and the Art of Happiness.'
December 14, 2010
A new biography helps us sense what life was like for the "pretty weird" and highly influential Julian of Norwich.
August 10, 2010
Picks from Timothy George, founding dean of Beeson Divinity School.
August 2, 2010
Newsweek, Fox News, and others debate whether the "Christian viewer vote" has become too powerful.
May 25, 2010
Why we need to keep The Extremist in check.
May 13, 2010
But if we are to choose a social issue for March 17, what would it be?
March 17, 2010
Our love is most godly when it is against the world for the world.
February 12, 2010
The church fathers show us how to read Scripture imaginatively.
January 18, 2010
Recovering the lost spiritual discipline of reading biographies.
November 6, 2009
How the great theologian might weigh in on the Darwin debate.
May 8, 2009
Lent reminds us that the main problem with us is not them.
April 7, 2009
He wasn't the first to bring Christianity to Ireland, but he was a pivotal figure.
March 17, 2009
Get into the Saint Patrick's Day mood with an eclectic selection of websites concerning all things Irish.
March 17, 2009
More and more churches are finding ways to practice the St. Nicholas story.
December 19, 2008
The desert fathers and mothers would know instantly why our gospel is too small.
April 30, 2008
Asking whether the former Soviet leader is a Christian has a long history.
April 4, 2008
Acknowledging those who have run the race before us.
November 2, 2007
Bryan Litfin, author of Getting to Know the Church Fathers, says that we need to reclaim our spiritual heritage.
October 26, 2007
Augustine says we must love the very best the most.
September 28, 2007
On pilgrimage to Ireland's first Christian sites.
July 18, 2007
Ruth Graham tells what book has influenced her the most.
June 14, 2007
Saints Behaving Badly tells about what went on before saints' conversions.
January 29, 2007
Augustine's words after the 'barbarian' destruction of Rome have a remarkably contemporary ring.
September 1, 2006
Take a mind-blowing journey with the great philosopher-saint in this audio course from the Teaching Company.
March 31, 2006
The spiritual father of so many English Reformers died at the hands of the church he refused to leave.
January 13, 2006
Christian History Corner takes on the Christ and culture debate.
October 28, 2005
A Christmas sermon preached by Jerome.
December 1, 2004
As the Roman Catholic patron saint of politicians, Thomas More is not quite a model for all seasons.
October 1, 2004
A new book reminds us to get our heads and hearts together, in the company of the cloud of witnesses.
June 1, 2004
How a brilliant monk laid the groundwork for Christian Europe
June 1, 2004
Thousands want Mel to make his next movie about a famous medieval friar.
April 1, 2004
Lost amid the celebration of Patrick is the important story of Benedict, the father of western monasticism.
March 1, 2004