Monthly Archives: December 2016

Religion news: A year in review

Here’s my December 31 newsletter. To receive my latest articles, favorite religion reads and other updates in your inbox each Saturday, sign-up here. Happy (almost) New Year! I’m wrapping up 2016 by remembering the best articles I’ve written and read over the last 12 months. The best stories I wrote Finding God in one of […]

Happy holidays, faith beat friends!

Here’s my December 24 newsletter. To receive my latest articles, favorite religion reads and other updates in your inbox every Saturday, sign-up here.  Happy Hanukkah and Merry Christmas! FRESH OFF THE PRESS FROM ME Why the Catholic Church sometimes turns to science to investigate miracles Unique menorahs make Hanukkah special for many Jewish families TOP […]

On-screen faith shined in 2016

Here’s my December 17 newsletter. To receive my latest articles, favorite religion reads and other updates in your inbox every Saturday, sign-up here. As the world goes wild for the new Star Wars, I’m searching my calendar for time to see “Arrival” and “Manchester by the Sea.” It’s been an excellent year for movies in […]

Hip hotels dump free Bibles

Here’s my December 10 newsletter. To receive my latest articles, favorite religion reads and other updates in your inbox every Saturday, sign-up here.  Christmas is coming and there’s magic in the air — bringing lots of great story ideas my way! I wish it would also bring more time for me to actually write them. […]

Church, with a side of beer

Here’s my December 3 newsletter. To receive my latest articles, favorite religion reads and other updates in your inbox every Saturday, sign-up here.  Hey everyone! I hope your Thanksgiving feasts were delicious and your Christmas present shopping is well under way. This week’s newsletter has two of my pre-Thanksgiving projects, including the Q&A with Ambassador […]