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Gay marriage in Idaho-hum. A "Black Mass" coda. Pope Francis is SO over. But we do have his beach reading list. And Bart Ehrman's book on Jesus as God.

Categories: Culture

David Gibson

David Gibson

David Gibson is a national reporter for RNS and an award-winning religion journalist, author and filmmaker. He has written several books on Catholic topics. His latest book is on biblical artifacts: "Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery," which was also the basis of a popular CNN series.


  1. Please stop reporting things that are not religious news. A judge in Iowa, an execution in Texas and what Brits think about there social media is not “religious news”. I can read about those things anywhere.

  2. The topics of marriage (whatever the sexual orientation) or death (e.g., execution, or people’s thoughts about it on social media) are all fair game for a religion site–especially on the more informal Roundup page. Thanks David!

  3. The Great God Pan

    “A lounge employee, who would only identify himself as Fred, said in a phone interview that temple members were drinking at the bar,”

    This will be reported as mocking the sacred Catholic rite of consuming Christ’s blood during the Eucharist.

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