In the News: Paris, Witches, the CNN Apocalypse & more!

In the News: Paris, Witches, the CNN Apocalypse & more!

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
The New Liturgy: Devotional Poetry of the Past & Present

The New Liturgy: Devotional Poetry of the Past & Present

Ed Simon reviews Before the Door of God: An Anthology of Devotional Poetry  edited by Jay Hopler and Kimberly Johnson.
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Religion in H.P. Lovecraft

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Religion in H.P. Lovecraft

Repost: Don Jolly on religion in the work of H.P. Lovecraft.
The Patient Body: End-Of-Life Books, 2014

The Patient Body: End-Of-Life Books, 2014

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Reformation Will Be Televised: On ISIS,  Religious Authority and the Allure of Textual Simplicity

The Reformation Will Be Televised: On ISIS, Religious Authority and the Allure of Textual Simplicity

The religious fundamentalism of ISIS is not evidence that Islam needs a Reformation, but that one has already occurred by Suzanne Schneider.
In the News: #blacklivesmatter, #Illridewithyou, TL;DR Bible Stories & more!

In the News: #blacklivesmatter, #Illridewithyou, TL;DR Bible Stories & more!

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
How Christians Helped Create The Muslim Brotherhood

How Christians Helped Create The Muslim Brotherhood

Maurice Chammah reviews Beth Baron's book The Orphan Scandal: Christian Missionaries and the Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood.
The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Orson Welles’ The Life of Christ

The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Orson Welles’ The Life of Christ

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly.
A Mime, 30 Years in the Making

A Mime, 30 Years in the Making

Shruti Devgan reviews the play "Kultar's Mime" about the 1984 massacre of Sikhs in India.
The Patient Body: The Great Organ Shortage

The Patient Body: The Great Organ Shortage

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
In the News: Hasidim, Mormons, Borges and more!

In the News: Hasidim, Mormons, Borges and more!

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
Excerpt: American Canyon

Excerpt: American Canyon

An excerpt from American Canyon by Amarnath Ravva.