Topic: Cotton Mather
In Puritan New England, Protestant and Catholic churches are declining while evangelical and Pentecostal groups are rising. Why the nation's most secular region may hint at the future of religion.
Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee’s ‘holiday tree’ is part of a secular ‘War on Christmas,’ critics say. But a peek at the state’s history points to a deep tradition of religious liberty.
A debut novel about the Salem witch trials draws on the author's own ancestry.
10/02/2008 01:00 am
An English professor examines America's 'gut-centricity.'
03/11/2008 01:00 am
An English professor examines America’s ‘gut-centricity.’
03/10/2008 01:00 am