DOJ investigating Southern Baptist response to abuse

The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly investigating the Southern Baptist Convention’s response to clergy sexual abuse cases. The Associated Press reports that the denomination’s Executive Committee has been subpoenaed as part of the investigation, but …

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Study: Forgiveness possible factor in lower PTSD

A study published in the journal Psychology of Religion and Spirituality suggests that the Christian tendency toward forgiveness may have played a crucial role in people having fewer PTSD symptoms following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. …

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Where they once hunted the mammoth

The fat water snake didn’t know what to make of us. It had slithered down toward the river, probably seeking the same swimming hole where we were spending the afternoon. Maybe it wanted to catch …

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