• Listen to this week's show.

    January 16, 2009 | Comments (1)

  • The Rev. Sharon Watkins, president of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), who will preach at the National Prayer Service the day after Barack Obama's inauguration, talks about the broad themes of her sermon and more.

    January 16, 2009 | Comments (1)

  • Evangelical megachurch pastor Rick Warren, who will deliver the invocation at Barack Obama's inauguration, describes the wide-ranging political and moral agenda he supports and shares his thoughts on religion's place in the public square.

    January 15, 2009 | 0 Comments

  • Episcopal bishop of New Hampshire Gene Robinson, who will deliver the invocation at the Lincoln Memorial inaugural event on January 18, talks about endorsing political candidates and connecting "what we say we believe and how we vote."

    January 15, 2009 | Comments (1)

  • The notoriously tough maximum security Sing Sing Prison in New York State is a forbidding place, not where you would expect to find a program offering an accredited master’s degree in professional studies in religion. The course is sponsored by the New York Theological Seminary, and it’s been at Sing Sing for a quarter of a century. More

    January 8, 2009 | Comments (4)

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  • Read commentary and analysis by religious leaders, ethicists, and others on war in the Gaza Strip.

    January 8, 2009 | Comments (29)

  • Walt Whitman believed himself a prophet and regarded Leaves of Grass as scripture. So did his many disciples.

    January 6, 2009 | Comments (2)

  • Kim Lawton, E.J. Dionne, and John Allen join Bob Abernethy to discuss religion news in the year to come.

    December 31, 2008 | Comments (5)

  • A look back at religious leaders and others who died in 2008.

    December 31, 2008 | Comments (3)