Opinion | Discipleship
Waiting Outside an Abortion Clinic Years Ago Was Worth It
The mother of an almost-aborted baby reached out with this letter about her son.
Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University and a research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Reporting | Family
Young, Female, and Pro-Trump
How white evangelical millennials are defying political predictions.
“Since the Women's March, Christian conservative women are realizing their voice isn't being heard,” said Kelsey Gold, a recent Liberty University grad who remembers first hearing
Opinion | Discipleship
The Parable of the Lost Pointer
When Ruby went missing, Jesus’ words struck home.
Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University and a research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Liberty Student: Why I Didn’t Cheer for Jerry Falwell Jr.Subscriber access only
Guns in our pockets or not, Christians shouldn’t celebrate killing.
Moriah Wierschem, guest writer. Image: Liberty University / Vimeo. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Moriah Wierschem is a sophomore at Liberty University and competes on Liberty's debate team
Reporting | Sexuality
Christine Caine, Liberty University to Launch ‘Lean In’-Type Program for Christian WomenSubscriber access only
Propel calls on the church to equip and validate working women.
Reporting | Sexuality. Christine Caine, Liberty University to Launch 'Lean In'-Type Program for Christian Women. Propel calls on the church to equip and validate working women.
Reporting | Discipleship
God Wants You to Get Some Sleep
Our restless generation is missing out on the spiritual benefits of shuteye.
Liberty University English professor Karen Swallow Prior reminds us that “one of the most dramatic events in the ministry of Jesus— and a great test of the disciples' faith—begins and
Opinion | Church
Why Being a Woman in Seminary Is Worth the Work
It's not always easy to get there, but the blogosphere needs more of us.
classroom. Alice Walters, a 2009 graduate of Liberty University School of Divinity, reports feeling frustrated by a lack of theological education. “Basically
Opinion | Discipleship
How to Love Your Ideological Enemy
If hospitality is a model for discipleship, then we need both open doors and clear boundaries.
Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University and a research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Opinion | Sexuality
10 Things Sexual Assault Victims Want You to Know
When I posed a question about abuse on Facebook, I was inundated with responses.
disclosed to me, “My church helped me to see how God sees me and who I am, instead of what I'm not.” Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University, a research
Opinion | Pop Culture
Are Smartphones Making Christianity Too Convenient?Subscriber access only
When there’s an app for everything, practicing my faith doesn’t feel like a sacrifice.
Kaitlyn Schiess is a senior at Liberty University. She is planning on attending seminary after graduation. Kaitlyn serves as spiritual life director for the
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Are Christian Guys Silent About Abstinence?Subscriber access only
When we don’t talk about male virginity, we imply that it’s not important.
our relationships with one another. Cody Hill is a senior English major at Liberty University and is active within the theatre department. [Image source].
Opinion | Pop Culture
The Problem with "Awkward Couples of Liberty University"Subscriber access only
And other postmodern instruments of public shame.
Opinion | Pop Culture. The Problem with "Awkward Couples of Liberty University". And other postmodern instruments of public shame. Karen Swallow
Opinion | Pop Culture
Our Top Posts of 2014: Mark Driscoll, Conscious Uncoupling, and MoreSubscriber access only
Readers and writers pick the best of Her.meneutics.
Christine Caine, Liberty University to Launch 'Lean In'-Type Program for Christian Women (Kate Shellnutt). “My favorite post of 2014 is admittedly self
Opinion | Discipleship
God, Are You There?
Even in our poverty, God always seemed to provide.
the reflection of my people, those émigrés who believed in the intrinsic rights to life, liberty, and the down trees, or working as a cook in the cafeteria of Azusa Pacific University, he did
Opinion | Sexuality
Changing Minds on Abortion
5 former abortion advocates speak out
Karen Swallow Prior is professor of English at Liberty University, Research Fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, a member of
Opinion | Sexuality
Pastors, Power, and PrettinessSubscriber access only
When good compliments go bad.
sexes. My observation came upon leaving the state school where I completed my doctorate and arriving at the Christian university where I teach. One
Opinion | Discipleship
What Women Want: More Opportunities to ServeSubscriber access only
Need Christians to help and lead at church? I know plenty.
At Liberty University this week, speaker and author Christine Caine launched her new ministry initiative for working women, Propel. “We are hemorrhaging
Opinion | Sexuality
Ashley Judd and Sexism on the SidelinesSubscriber access only
The frustrations of female sports fans.
Valerie Dunham graduated with a BA in English from Liberty University in 2011 and is a staff writer at Christ and Pop Culture. She currently lives in Blacksburg
Opinion | Sexuality
First Female Coach Enters the ‘Man’s World’ of the NFLSubscriber access only
Welcome to the big leagues, Jen Welter.
Valerie Dunham graduated with a BA in English from Liberty University in 2011 and is a staff writer at Christ and Pop Culture. She currently lives in Blacksburg
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why Presidential Candidates Can’t Ignore Black Lives MatterSubscriber access only
And neither can Christians.
concerns of its people and create better systems to sustain the “life, liberty, and pursuit of professor of women's and gender studies and Africana studies at Rutgers University, made this