Religion in Media

Crime, Violence, and Faith

Do you watch the news? Do you read the news from a newspaper or online? Honestly, I will assume that at one point or another you have been exposed to the news of your community, your state, our nation, and the international world. Our Unfortunate Human Reality: The lightning speed, media filled reality of our… Continue reading Crime, Violence, and Faith

Religion in Media

Jesus’ Martial Status Questioned

I have acknowledged, admitted, and accepted that I am a religious scholarship nerd. Unfortunately, religious scholarship rarely has an exciting discovery that captures the attention of the news media. However, on 18 September 2012 the news media buzzed with the discovery of a fourth-century, faded, small fragment of papyrus containing Coptic texts. Although a fourth-century… Continue reading Jesus’ Martial Status Questioned