christianity

The Converts Finding God With Sped-Up Bible Audiobooks

Even though I’m a Muslim, I spent my childhood at a Christian school in the U.K., where reading from the Bible was mandatory. Each morning,…

Does Jesus Christ Know Jordan Peterson?

A few months ago, as Jordan Peterson and a group of evangelical pastors (including Jerry Falwell Jr.) were calmly talking to the 10,000 students gathered…

Testing the Waters of Virtual Reality Baptisms

In May, a video of a pink-haired anime girl getting baptized in virtual reality — while Winnie the Pooh watches — went viral. Over the…

A Spiritual History of Grifting Preachers

The Gemstones have never had much use for understatement. As the new Danny McBride-created HBO series The Righteous Gemstones opens, the eponymous family is now…