Corrie Mitchell


Corrie Mitchell is the editor of OnFaith and a graduate of the literary reportage master's program at New York University.

Stories by Corrie Mitchell

5 Questions About the Vatican Synod on the Family

A Q&A with Jesuit priest Father Jim Martin on the Pope’s meeting with the bishops.

15 Hispanic Faith Leaders You Should Know

Check out these Hispanic leaders who are shaping what American religion looks like.

Building a Church That Isn’t “A Middle Finger to Everybody from the Neighborhood”

Jordan Rice’s goal for his newly launched Renaissance Church is to love Harlem without changing it.

How to Pray for Your NFL Team

A team-by-team prayer list for each of the 32 NFL teams you’ll be cheering on this season.

How Are Christian Leaders Tweeting #Ferguson?

10 representative Tweets on Ferguson from nationwide Christian leaders.

5 Churchy Phrases Millennials Want to Hear

We know what scares off Millennials, but what will keep them coming back?

Is a Wave of New Churches Helping or Hurting America’s Cities?

A Q&A with an urban church planter.

A New York City Prayer Walk Goes Worldwide

A grassroots movement of prayer, music, and faith proclamation wants to take God to the city streets.

A Homeless Shelter Where Jesus Is Served

At the New York City Rescue Mission, the path to recovery goes through God.

These Are America’s First Churches — and They’re Still Worshipping

Find out which churches made the list of congregations that have been gathering since the colonial days.

Seven Religious Sites to See in Brazil for World Cup Travelers

Home to the largest number of Catholics in the world, Brazil attracts pilgrims all year with these inspiring holy sites.

Ten Bible Verses Prosperity Gospel Preachers Need to Stop Misusing

Can you believe your way to health and wealth? Prosperity teachers say yes — and they misuse these Bible verses to convince millions of people that they’re right.

Jesus, Bunnies, and Colored Eggs: An Explanation of Holy Week and Easter

So, Easter is a one-day celebration of Jesus rising from the dead and turning into a bunny, right? Not exactly.

5 Reasons Religious Millennials Aren’t Marrying

Always a bridesmaid, never a bride. Or a groom. Or, okay, even a bridesmaid. Why are we waiting to tie the knot?

Lent 101

Making sense of ashes, fish and fasting during the annual 40-day penitential period.

This is your Bible on drugs

The Bible doesn’t address marijuana use directly. But Christians engaging the issue are finding plenty of verses to support various positions on pot.

Pound Them in the Name of Jesus

New York Jets chaplain and former NHL player Adam Burt multitasks his way through ministry.