The Trump administration regularly announces new policies related to national security. This edition will help religion reporters keep up.
Matthew Soerens is the U.S. director of church mobilization for World Relief and national coordinator for Evangelical Immigration Table. He is the the co-author of Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis and Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate.
Prediction season is upon us. Here are three issues that could be an important piece of religion coverage in 2019.
Angie Thurston is a ministry innovation fellow at Harvard Divinity School. She is also co-author of “How We Gather,” a report on how people find community in the modern world.
Casper ter Kuile is a ministry innovation fellow at Harvard Divinity School. He studies innovation within secular and sacred communities and co-authored “How We Gather,” a report on these topics. He’s also co-host of the podcast “Harry Potter and the Sacred Text.”
Hebah Farrag is the assistant director of research for the University of Southern California’s Center for Religion and Civic Culture. She studies Middle East politics, Islam in America, new spiritualities and the spirituality of social change movements such as Black Lives Matter.
Tara Isabella Burton is a religion columnist, theologian and novelist. She’s currently working on a book about religious “nones.”
Having trouble coming up with holiday story ideas? This edition of ReligionLink can help.
Lucas Swanepoel is the vice president for social policy for Catholic Charities USA. Contact him through Patricia Cole.