By Conor Friedersdorf

There are several recent posts on the subject that are worth your while. In The New York Times, Ross Douthat has a column and a blog post about the religious aspects of the Glenn Beck phenomenon. 

Russel D. Moore observes the same rally and doesn't like what he sees. I wonder how the tension between evangelicals and Mormons will play out.

Observing another event with Christian overtones, Tom Junod of Esquire worries that religion is being used by the powerful as a cynical tool.

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