Philip Jenkins

Philip Jenkins, the author of "The Lost History of Christianity," "Jesus Wars," and "The Next Christendom," is the Distinguished Professor of History and member of the Institute for Studies of Religion at Baylor University. His newest title is "The Great and Holy War: How World War I Became a Religious Crusade."

Stories by Philip Jenkins

Philip Jenkins: Was the Great War a Holy War?

During the First World War, overwhelmingly Christian nations claimed ten million lives in the name of God.

Secular roots of religious violence

By Philip Jenkinsauthor When Anglican Archbishop Rowan Williams meets with clergy furious over his church’s sexual liberalism, he might expect … Continued