Russell Contreras, AP – Why the Catholic Church hates Santa Muerte
Monday 3/20 – Mitch Weiss, AP – How a North Carolina religious cult went bad
University of Maryland
Most Americans are liking Muslims more and more
Shibley Telhami, Brookings Institution. Most Americans are liking Muslims more and more.
A Boxing Day special, unpacking blessings with Time Magazine Religion Correspondent Elizabeth Dias, the 2016 winner of the George W. Hunt S.J. Prize for reporting on religion. We talked about her book What Would Jesus Ask? And the answers she collected.
America’s uneasy alliance with Saudi Arabia.
Dave talks with pollster James Zogby of the Arab-American Institute about how Middle Easterners feel towards American policies in the Middle East.
Dave talks with John Thavis, author of The Vatican Diaries and The Vatican Prophecies, about Pope Francis’ first calendar year.
Dave talks with author John Thavis about how Pope Francis’ actions in South America hinted at the kind of Pope he would be.
Dave talks with Sarah Posner of Religious Dispatches about the Pope’s efforts to mend bridges with American nuns.
Dave talks with Time Magazine Religion Correspondent Elizabeth Dias about the questions that guided Jesus Christ.
Dave talks with New York Times journalist Carol Giacomo about religion, politics and women in Saudi Arabia.
Dave talks with former 60 Minutes producer and current Paris resident Barry Lando about France’s role in the fight against ISIS.