What Would Jesus Eat? How a Sketchy 'Biblical' Diet Was Sold to MAGA America

Inside the rise and fall of a popular diet marketed as "Donald Trump’s Plan to Make America Thin Again."


When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favorite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.


Costa Rica's new president is a fiction novelist who promises to legalize gay marriage

Carlos Alvarado Quesada, 38, unexpectedly won the country’s presidential runoff on Sunday.


Trump evangelical adviser: “Jesus himself gave us the flu shot”

A faith-based approach to flu prevention.


Trump's 'War on Christmas' is Nothing More than a Political Tactic

As the president touts support for religion, his administration seems hellbent on pushing policies largely seen as decidedly un-Christian.


Dating Teenage Girls Isn't Politically Toxic in the Bible Belt

Having grown up in heavily evangelical Arkansas, I'm not exactly shocked Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is refusing to drop out of the race.


Evangelical Hell Houses Are Waking Nightmares

For an ex-vangelical, returning to the fire-and-brimstone attractions can open up old wounds and offer insight into the frightening political vision of the Christian movement.


Hobby Lobby Fined $3 Million for Buying Smuggled Ancient Artifacts

The crafts company has been asked to forfeit thousands of "historically significant manuscripts, antiquities, and other cultural materials" smuggled from Iraq.


Support for Gay Marriage Is at an All-Time High, Even Among Conservatives

A new poll shows a growing number of Americans are rallying behind the ruling—including groups who have historically been against it.


Needing Proof to Believe in Jesus Means You Have No Faith

The new film 'The Case for Christ​' presents a half-baked 'investigation' of Jesus's resurrection myth.