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What We Lose in the Decline of Cultural Christianity

Faithfulness in the culture requires simultaneously insisting on orthodox Christianity’s contribution to the common good and refusing to allow influence over the common good to be a measure of that same orthodoxy’s credibility.

Embattled on All Sides, Does Religious Liberty Have a Future?

The allure of moral, religious, and cultural uniformity mustn’t come at the expense of religious freedom.

Lessons for Streaming Synagogues from the Evangelical Experience

The digital forces now at work on Jewish communities reflect a challenge that American churches have been wrestling with for decades now.

Look Up, Not Around: Why My Faith Is in Christ, Not Christians

If looking to inerrant Christians throughout history were what it took to persuade people to become Christians, the Great Commission would have gone no further than Christ himself.

Christians as a Cultural Minority (Again)

The greatest and most powerful Christian distinctive is not the exercise of power; it is the offer of grace.

The Cost of the Evangelical Betrayal

The Trump presidency, which has produced few significant legislative or governing achievements, has inflicted gaping wounds on the Republican Party, conservative causes, and the evangelical movement.

Evangelicals: A Review

A new anthology puts evangelicalism within a historical context, helping readers appreciate its rich, complicated history.

There Is No Christian Case for Trump

Many of President Trump’s evangelical supporters have created a cartoonish image of the president, pretending that his character flaws are trivial and inconsequential, while his policy achievements put him near the top rank of American presidents.

Christian Doomsayers Have Lost It

A movement characterized by anxiety and anger, by harsh language and hard edges, by defensiveness and undue pessimism isn’t going to win many converts. Why would it?

The Moral Universe of Timothy Keller

In a conversation with EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner, Dr. Tim Keller discusses his own journey to faith, the theology of suffering, the role of faith in politics today, and more.