On social justice, Francis isn’t rethinking so much as recycling
John L. Allen Jr., Crux
The real question is not why Francis is taking these positions. It’s rather why people react so strongly, whereas basically the same stances often seemed to be ignored or glossed over when taken by other pontiffs.
Zwingli will have his own movie
The life of Ulrich Zwingli will be brought to the big screens, confirmed C-Films, a company which produced films like “Midnight train to Lisbon.”
Chinese Christians Fight Back
The American Interest
In response to continued pressure by local officials who have removed crosses from Christian churches (or even torn down churches entirely), Chinese Christians are turning to civil disobedience.
Ever Wonder Why Jesus Spent so Much Time Making Tables?
Austin Burkhart, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics
Ever wonder why Jesus spent so much time making tables? Why did he spend the vast majority of his life on earth working with his hands in a carpentry shop?