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Good King Bad King
How Christian was the king whose name is almost always associated with the Bible?
Forgive and Remember
Pope John Paul II's apology was unprecedented, but not entirely unique.
Maniac or Martyr?
Two centuries after his birth, John Brown remains a divisive figure
New Stabs at Old Wounds
Why Northern Ireland doesn't always love a parade.
Sacrifice at Sea
The story that wasn't in James Cameron's Titanic.
The Saga of St. Chad
A tale of political maneuvers and positioning. Sound familiar?
Peace on Earth?
Christmas Carols and the Civil War
Festive Flora
Deck the halls with boughs of pagan signifigance, falalalala, lalalala.
Roman Lend Me Your Ear
When a bishop rebuked a Christian emperor, who had the final word?
An Ambitious Abolitionist Account
In Tim Stafford's novel Stamp of Glory, the main character is a movement
Olympia Revisited
Christianity and the Olympic Games were once competitors, but at other times have been on the same team.
Mine Eyes Have Seen the Gory
Two historians tell why Christian thought went AWOL during the civil war.
Teach Us to Pray: Learning from Prayer Partners in History
Great figures from church history have much to teach about talking with God.
Out with the Old?
As rumors of Pope John Paul II's retirement circulate, it's worth remembering the story of the last pope to resign
Revive Us Again
Two recently translated books recount searches for recapturing Pentecost.
'Kill Them All'
The medieval church was deadly serious about eliminating heretical Cathars.
The Un-Denomination
The Southern Baptist Convention has been historically Un-Conventional.
Accidental Radical
Jan Hus's ideas seem normal now, but in his age they were revolutionary enough to merit death.
The Politicians' Patron
As the Roman Catholic patron saint of politicians, Thomas More is not quite a model for all seasons.
Donne on Death
Donne's morbid tendencies were neither unfounded nor without an attendant hope.

Top Story September 22, 2020

Thai Church Holds Record-Breaking Baptism Despite COVID-19
Thai Church Holds Record-Breaking Baptism Despite COVID-19
“We believe it is the merciful hand of God to allow the gospel to spread at this crucial time.”

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