Sunday night odds and ends

A few things online that caught our attention this week:

The Conference on Faith and History responds to the assault on the U.S. capitol

Wendell Berry on the peace of wild things

Abraham Lincoln as consoler-in-chief

Marcia Polly reviews Wolf Krotke, Karl Barth and Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Theologians for a Post-Christian World

A U.S. history teacher tries to explain to his students what is happening right now.

Should the history of Reconstruction be our guide as we think about how to deal with Trump insurgency? Also here.

Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse on QAnon

The history behind the film One Night in Miami

Rafael Warnock‘s progressive Christianity

Was the Civil War an insurrection or a rebellion?

January 6, 2021 and apocalyptic agitation

Scholars at the Danforth Center on Religion and Politics respond to the January 6 insurrection

When media companies silenced Father Charles Coughlin

Teaching the January 6 insurrection

Claire Potter on Josh Hawley’s revoked book contract

Most U.S. megachurches are multiracial

Trump and the past, present, and future of the GOP