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That's Probably Raquel Welch, Not Kourtney, In That Kardashian Photo (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 02.25.2017 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Feb. 24 ― A short video clip shared Friday on Snapchat by Kourtney Kardashian panned across a photograph, hanging in sister Khloe’s home, ...

Dear Evangelicals, I Don't Think You Realize How You Sound To Everybody Else

Derek Penwell | Posted 02.24.2017 | Religion
Derek Penwell

Dear Evangelicals,I’m going to begin with the assumption that your hearts are in the right place. I know that many of my progressive friends would c...

Praise Yeezus! Kanye West Jesus Statue Rises In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.23.2017 | Entertainment

Kanye West is now a religious experience. A gold statue of the rapper as Jesus during the crucifixion has risen in Hollywood, outlets reported. Street...

What Would Jesus Never Do?

Derek Penwell | Posted 02.17.2017 | Religion
Derek Penwell

Remember when “WWJD?” was a thing? What would Jesus do? Remember that? It was supposed to be a reminder to people (evangelicals mostly) to stop an...

Jesus And Trump Are Utterly Irreconcilable

Zack Hunt | Posted 02.16.2017 | Religion
Zack Hunt

He said his personal motto is "eye for an eye." He unrepentantly declared he doesn't ask for forgiveness. He said he wants to bomb half of the Midd...

Fake News has a Real Audience

Nigel Barber | Posted 02.15.2017 | Politics
Nigel Barber

In a golden age of fake news (i. e., propaganda) we are becoming more accustomed to politicians spouting self-serving lies. We are also beginning to ...

Can Christ Love Me In My Sins?

Mette Ivie Harrison | Posted 02.14.2017 | Religion
Mette Ivie Harrison

Mormons frequently talk about our need to do "as much as we can do" to improve ourselves, to repent of our sins and to perfect ourselves, before expec...

A Spirituality For Hot-Mess Times #LoveTakesAction

The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D. | Posted 02.15.2017 | Religion
The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D.

I’m not a yoga, sit-on-a-mat cross-legged kind of gal. I want to be; I’m just not. And because I am not, I tell myself that I am not a mystic. I l...

The Example of Jesus: A challenge to Christians in a politically divided nation

Sarah Burkhart | Posted 02.13.2017 | Religion
Sarah Burkhart

"Let him begin by treating the Patriotism or the Pacifism as a part of his religion. Then let him, under the influence of partisan spirit, come to reg...

The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 02.10.2017 | Women

The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women rounds up hilarious ...

Who Would Jesus Deport?

Tim Suttle | Posted 02.16.2017 | Religion
Tim Suttle

Should Christians rise in opposition to the prospect of the United States Government rounding up and deporting millions of our neighbors because they ...

White Jesus (and Other Revisionist Histories)

Ryan Phipps | Posted 02.10.2017 | Religion
Ryan Phipps

White JesusA colleague of mine told me a funny story once about his early days as a young assistant pastor. He was working at a large, influential meg...

Awash in a Sea of Profanity

Shayne Looper | Posted 02.03.2017 | Religion
Shayne Looper

I once asked a retired public school teacher friend what was the biggest change during his thirty years of teaching, from the sixties to the nineties....

Jesus' Answer To President Trump's Immigration Ban

Rev. Dr. Mark Achtemeier | Posted 02.02.2017 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Mark Achtemeier

A great many people, religious and otherwise, affirm the fundamental goodness of helping people in need. But how far does this obligation to show comp...

No, Jesus is not Headed to the White House. Here's Why.

Steve Austin | Posted 02.02.2017 | Religion
Steve Austin

"Politics and religion mixed is the headiest cocktail ever invented." -Norah Bentinck I love the Facebook page "Humor from a Pentecostal Pew". I wa...

Fox News: Jesus Wasn't A Refugee, His Family Just Wanted To Pay Their Taxes

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.01.2017 | Media

The hosts of “Fox & Friends” don’t seem to think Jesus was a refugee. On Tuesday, the Fox News hosts responded to a tweet from Rev. Al Sharpton,...

"Love The Alien As Yourself": Trump's Refugee Ban And The Bible

Brennan Breed | Posted 01.30.2017 | Religion
Brennan Breed

Donald Trump's ban on global refugees and Muslim inhabitants of seven nations is not just excruciatingly bad policy. It is an affront to one of the core ideals of both Judaism and Christianity, as well as anybody else who thinks of the Bible as a source of important moral guidance.

Jesus At Trump Tower

Karl Giberson, Ph.D | Posted 01.30.2017 | Comedy
Karl Giberson, Ph.D

One day Jesus visited Donald Trump at Trump Tower. He had been invited because Donald wanted to ask him a question and Jesus was curious. Trump usuall...

Redefining Neighbor

Gary Edmonds | Posted 02.02.2017 | Religion
Gary Edmonds

I think we can all agree that there’s merit to being a good neighbor. We hope that we’d be described in this way and even more so that when things...

Faith, and the Complexities of Being Human

Shayne Looper | Posted 01.20.2017 | Religion
Shayne Looper

According to the Pew Research Center, while "the vast majority of Americans still believe in God ... there are strong signs that many are less certain...

A Hard, But Simply Truth For Non-Affirming Christians

Zack Hunt | Posted 01.19.2017 | Religion
Zack Hunt

This isn't a call for religious freedom. We already have that in the United States and have ever since the Constitution was ratified in 1788.

Gospel of Wealth Preachers At Inauguration

J. H. McKenna, Ph.D. | Posted 01.16.2017 | Religion
J. H. McKenna, Ph.D.

Pardon me. This piece is admittedly too clever by half, but then again, so is The Gospel of Wealth. Two preachers, male and female, both proponents o...

"Red Letter Christianity" And The Bible

Shayne Looper | Posted 01.12.2017 | Religion
Shayne Looper

Tony Campolo and Shane Claiborne recently published an op-ed piece in the New York Times titled, "The Evangelicalism of Old White Men Is Dead." They w...

Pope Francis Encourages Moms To Breastfeed In The Sistine Chapel

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 01.09.2017 | Parents

When it comes to breastfeeding in church, Pope Francis has a simple message for moms: Go for it! While celebrating the Feast of the Baptism of the Lor...

Watch These Christians End The Holiday Season With A Splash

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 01.07.2017 | Religion

On the Christian calendar, The Feast of the Epiphany fall on January 6, 2017 and marks the end of the Christmas period. Some Christian denominations u...