Half of women bishops opponents in Synod were women
John Bingham, The Telegraph

Almost half of the lay members of the Church of England General Synod who voted down women bishops were themselves women, official voting returns show.

Consider Skipping ‘Christmas Season’ This Year
Daniel Montgomery and Bobby Gilles, The Gospel Coalition

Let Advent be Advent. In doing so, your Christmas celebration will be even more joyous.

What the Pope Really Said About Christmas
Kevin M. Clarke, First Things

Those who have read Pope Benedict at length know that such conclusions would be uncharacteristic of his thought. Had they even held the book?

Men Have Forgotten God
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, the Imaginative Conservative

More than half a century ago, while I was still a child, I recall hearing a number of older people offer the following explanation for the great disasters that had befallen Russia: Men have forgotten God; that’s why all this has happened.