National Reporter for @RNS. @HarvardDivinity & @PresbyCollege alum. I do religion. Also politics. Usually both. Tips: https://t.co/bklnVxcbSM
NEW from me: Despite a culture 'entrenched in fear,' LGBTQ students find ways to thrive at Liberty University
I feel like you can't ask for a better review of American Prophets than this one from People's World, which refers to my reporting as "magisterial."
Tiny happy thing: My cousin just found my book in a small South Carolina library. Obviously this isn’t totally unexpected (libraries have books!), but it’s difficult to articulate how cool this is.
ANOTHER harrowing account from ANOTHER priest working outside St. John’s who says they were run off by tear gas, etc before Trump’s photo op. Ends with a defiant decree: “I am now a force to be reckoned with.”
Just spoke with Rev. Gerbasi. She told me that law enforcement with shields forced priests, others *off the church patio,* meaning they stepped on church property to expel people from it. As she put it: "They turned holy ground into a battle ground." Story coming.
Full story of the incident, including @GiniGerbasi 's account:
WHOA: Christianity Today, an evangelical Christian magazine, just called for Trump's removal from office: