There’s been a slip in our quality control

A new PRRI/Brookings poll says that white evangelicals are more willing to overlook immoral acts than they have been in the past. In 2011, just 30 percent of white evangelicals said that an elected official who commits an immoral act in his/her personal life can “still behave ethically and fulfill their duties in their public …

What are you going to do with a priest who’s also an oceanographer?

Listen to her. Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, who was an oceanographer before she was ordained at age 40, condemned climate denying as blind and immoral in an interview with The Guardian. She also said: “I really hope to motivate average Episcopalians to see the severity of this issue, the morality of this …