theology

4.25.19

When a Radically Progressive Christian Feminist Movement Was Sabotaged

In 1993, feminist theologians from all over the globe gathered for a massive conference to bring otherwise niche, academic perspectives to typical churchgoers. Then, the media attacks began.

12.27.18

What happens to religious professionals when they stop believing in God

There's a secret forum for ministers who don’t believe in God anymore. We talked to three of its members.

12.16.15

Evangelical Wheaton College Suspends Professor for Saying Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God

Larycia Hawkins was placed on administrative leave after she also started wearing a headscarf to express solidarity with Muslims in the wake of the Paris and San Bernardino attacks.

10.7.15

God Didn't Say What's Kosher on Mars

What the possibility of alien life means for religion.

7.6.15

Was Jesus Gay?

According to one theologian, Jesus Christ was both a top and a bottom.

12.22.14

Was the Star of Bethlehem Even a Star at All?

Star of wonder, star of light, star with royal beauty bright: what in the world were you?

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2.16.14

Southern Evangelicals Have Their Very Own Robot Now

So far, theology has had little to say about robots. Kevin Staley wants to change that.

3.27.13

How Humans Will Respond to Immortality: An Interview with Philosopher John Fischer

Fischer received a $5 million grant to lead a project studying mortality. Motherboard captured an hour of his thoughts for all time.