PHILIP JENKINS

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Our Secret Alliance with Iran, June 2014

 

The Fall of Mosul, June 2014

This piece appeared in Spanish, as Lo que hay detrás de la caída de Mosul

It also appeared in Romanian as Cucerirea orașului Mosul.

 

The Muslim Jesus, June 2014

 

What the First World War Wrought, July 2014

 

Jihadists Are Destroying Our Heritage, July 2014

 

The Saint Amid the Slaughterhouse That Was World War I, July 2014

 

When They Set Fire to Our Monasteries, July 2014

 

How the Peace Pope Almost Put an End to the First World War, July 2014

 

This piece appeared in Spanish as Cómo la paz del Papa casi termina con la Primera Guerra Mundial

 

When God Was Silent, August 2014

 

Coming to Terms With Our Inner Samuel, August 2014

 

Finding God in Secular Europe, August 2014

 

Books Make Faith, Faith Makes Books August 2014

 

The Future of Christianity in Asia, August 2014

 

Is the EU's Flag Really A Marian Emblem with the Central Figure Removed? August 2014

 

Jesus’s Kin in Iraq? September 2014

 

The World Alexander Made, September 2014

 

Blessed Karl: A Holy Emperor, October 2014

 

The Crisis in Maiduguri, October 2014

 

Taking Clergy Celibacy out of the Sexual Abuse Equation, November 2014

 

The War Heroes Who Were Also Heroes of Vatican II and Today's Church, November 2014

 

Christ Comes to South Africa, November 2014

 

Armenian Memories, November 2014

 

The Nine Laws of Liturgy, December 2014

 

Which Son of Man? December 2014

 

The Lost Classics of Christian Cinema, December 2014

 

The Wartime Ghost Boom, December 2014

 

The Worst Religious Violence is a Family Affair, January 2015

 

After Charlie Hebdo, Could European Churches Be Next? January 2015

 

American Amnesia About Immigration, January 2015

 

Finding Clues to America's Future in Catholic History, January 2015

 

All Christians Rely on Tradition Rather than Scripture Alone, January 2015

 

The Forgotten First Eastern Christians, February 2015

 

Christians' Role as Political Players in Middle East Could Be History, February 2015

 

Stalin as the Anti-Christ: The Catholic Roots of the Red Scare, February 2015

 

Sing a Hymn to the New Martyrs, February 2015

 

The Alpha Course: Meeting Jesus in the Land of the Lost, March 2015

 

How a "Little Course" from Spain Strengthened Christianity in America, March 2015

 

Untangling the Mystery of the Bird and the Cross, March 2015

 

Myths About a Growing Muslim (and Christian) Europe, March 2015

 

Europe's Ghosts of Faith, April 2015

 

Why Are There No Great American Pilgrimages? April 2015

 

The Perfect Conclusion to John's Gospel, and Afterwards, April 2015

 

Pope Francis and the Original Genocide, April 2015

 

Reading Mark to Know Peter, April 2015

 

The Man Who Launched a Theological Revolution, April 2015

 

Atheist Professor Betrays Ignorance Beyond Belief, May 2015

 

Want Real Diversity in Your Reading List? Try These Christian Classics, May 2015

 

Has Christianity Failed in India? May 2015

 

Rediscovering King Jesus, June 2015

 

Find Your Own Elephants! June 2015

 

Finding Jesus in Zechariah, June 2015

 

The Provocative "King Jesus", June 2015

 

Learning to Read the Bible the Way Jesus Did, July 2015

 

The “Other” Lost Scriptures, November 2015

 

The Klan and the Catholics, November 2015

 

Church Going … Going … Not Gone … December 2015

 

Easter 1916: Blood, Sacrifice and Holy War, March 2016