Contributors/Religion in the News Staff
Walsh, Managing Editor
Machacek, Contributing Editor
McCarthy McMorris, Editorial Associate
Colin M. Adams
Jo Lynn Alcorn,
Designer Stephen Alcorn, Illustrator
Contributors to this Issue
is Professor of Theology at the University of Chicago Divinity School. He is
author of Being Human: Race, Culture, and Religion and Shoes That
Fit Our Feet: Sources for a Constructive Black Theology; and co-editor
of Walk Together Children: Black and Womanist Theologies, Church and
Theological Education, and Another World Is Possible: Spiritualities
and Religions of Global Darker Peoples.
is Professor of Religion at Trinity College, and directs its Jewish Studies
Program. He blogs at
a leading expert on the law of church and state, is general counsel and
assistant executive director of the American Jewish Congress.
is professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Illinois at Chicago
and one of the nationís foremost sociologists of religion. His article is
adapted from a talk he gave in March as Greenberg Distinguished Visiting
Fellow at Trinity College.