WASHINGTON (RNS) Brace for more bus ads as advocates seek PR mileage praising or decrying Islam and the Quran.
Author Archives: Cathy Lynn Grossman
About Cathy Lynn Grossman
Award-winning journalist Cathy Lynn Grossman is a senior national correspondent for RNS, where she specializes in stories drawn from research and statistics on religion, spirituality, and social and biomedical ethics. She joined RNS in 2013 after 23 years with USA TODAY, where she created the religion and ethics beat for the national newspaper. Grossman also blogs for RNS at Faith & Reason.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Although most Americans still say they wouldn’t vote for a godless candidate, the tide is shifting.
(RNS) The survey finds many Christians — and unbelievers, too — will exaggerate about attending worship in live phone interviews. However, when asked in an anonymous online questionnaire, people will answer more realistically.
They’re devil worshippers. No, they’re atheists. They’re witches. Well, maybe, but not Wiccan. A quick look at Satanists, who currently worship controversial headlines.
Sex. Power. Football. We’ve got it all. The military will review policies on transgender soldiers. Michael Sam gets drafted. Nigerian schoolgirls may not have been sold off — yet. More in today’s roundup.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Hispanic Catholics are less likely than evangelicals to attend weekly worship services, pray daily or take a literal view of the Bible, according to a new survey.
(RNS) Choice and change reshape Hispanics’ view of Catholicism, Protestant faiths and no faith at all.
(RNS) Just because sectarian prayers are constitutional, said University of Notre Dame law professor Richard W. Garnett, doesn’t mean policies like those of Greece, N.Y. “are wise or welcoming.”