Christian Patriarchy Is Just Patriarchy

Christian Patriarchy Is Just Patriarchy

“But you only work part time? So how many hours does that take you away from home during the week?” “Oh, you breastfeed? I figured you didn’t do that since you worked.” “Is your husband okay with you making more money than him?” These are just a sampling of the...
When History Was Erased in a Black Cemetery

When History Was Erased in a Black Cemetery

The nothingness surprised me. I stepped over the low stone wall and walked down the path to the river. The water of the Brazos River stood still in the summer evening, reflecting only a slightly blurred image of the I-35 bridge crossing into downtown Waco, Texas....
Profiles in Goodwill: Beth Allison Barr

Profiles in Goodwill: Beth Allison Barr

Beth Allison Barr is an associate dean in the Baylor Graduate School, an associate professor of history at Baylor University and a resident scholar at Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion. Where did you grow up? In Mexia, Texas, where my father was the...