• Mark Driscoll resigns from Mars Hill Church

    • Oct 15, 2014

    Mark Driscoll, the larger-than-life megachurch pastor who has been accused of plagiarism, bullying, and an unhealthy ego that alienated his most devoted followers, resigned from his Seattle church Tuesday, according to a document obtained by RNS. The divisive Seattle pastor had announced his plan to step aside for at least

  • Pope Francis ranked among Washington’s political elite

    • Sep 4, 2014

    While he prefers to associate with the poor and marginalized, Pope Francis has shown up on a list of the powerful and elite. Politico Magazine ranked the Argentine-born Catholic leader No. 6 on its “The Politico 50” list, dubbing him “Washington’s Favorite Populist.” Even though he is uncomfortable speaking English,