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Every blogger and their mom has weighed in on what millennial evangelicals want and why some are leaving the church. I present to you Rachel Held Evans, Brett McCracken, Trevin Wax, Jonathan Fitzgerald, Anthony Bradley and feel free to add whoever else in the comments. The Ohio State University has been flooded with angry comments since it […]

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Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Sarah Pulliam Bailey

Sarah Pulliam Bailey is a national correspondent for RNS, covering how faith intersects with politics, culture and other news. She previously served as online editor for Christianity Today where she remains an editor-at-large.


  1. Loved this collection of responses to “why we left the church” from millennials who have left, hosted by Micah Murray.

  2. Do you mean, Rachel Held Evans wrote a thought-provoking piece that went viral and a lot of other young evangelicals countered with equally thoughtful pieces?

    Is that what you meant to say?

    It’s hard to hear your condescending tone from way down here.

    • Sarah Pulliam Bailey

      Sarah Pulliam Bailey

      Article author

      Don’t shoot the messenger! I’m merely rounding up the opinions.

  3. Had quite a bit of fun reading and replying to the twitter posts provided today. SPB always does a good job of finding them and posting them here. SPB definately is not condescending & I can hear her all the way down here so what’s the problem?

  4. As far as bloggers blogging about why millennials are leaving the church, you forgot about Hemant Mehta’s article on CNN’s religion page:

  5. I got a kick out of this one, too: