Winter 2008, Vol. 10, No. 3

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Table of Contents

From the Editor:
Apologia pro bloga sua

Men in Green

Turning Over the Bowl in Burma

When Germans Convert

Show Me the Money 


The Faith Factor
by John Green


Contributors/Religion in the News Staff

Mark Silk, Editor
Andrew Walsh, Managing Editor
David W. Machacek, Contributing Editor
Christine McCarthy McMorris, Editorial Associate

Editorial Assistants:
Colin M. Adams
Tyler Seeger
Reid Vineis                                 

Jo Lynn Alcorn, Designer                            Stephen Alcorn, Illustrator

Contributors to this Issue.

Philip Barlow is the Leonard J. Arrington Chair of Mormon History and Culture at Utah State University in Odgen, Utah.

Ingrid Jordt is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and author of Burmaís Mass Lay Meditation Movement: Buddhism and the Cultural Construction of Power.

Frank Kirkpatrick is Ellsworth Morton Tracy Lecturer and professor of religion at Trinity College. He is an Episcopal priest.

William Lindsey is co-editor of Religion and Public Life in the Southern Crossroads: Showdown States. He has taught and served an administrator at Xavier University in New Orleans, Philander-Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas, and Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Matthew Avery Sutton is an assistant professor of history at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, and the author of Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America.

Charles Reagan Wilson is Kelly Gene Cook Sr. Professor of History and Professor of Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi.