Reporter covering religion Education: Wheaton College
Sarah Pulliam Bailey runs Acts of Faith, The Washington Post's religion blog. She covers how faith intersects with everything, including politics, culture and education, and issues such as same-sex marriage, poverty, abortion and the environment. Before joining The Post, she was a national correspondent based in New York City for Religion News Service. She was also online editor of Christianity Today magazine. During college, she edited Wheaton College's student newspaper and interned at four daily newspapers.
Honors & Awards:
Awarded second place for news analysis for 2015 from the Religion Newswriters Association.
Professional Affiliations: Religion Newswriters Association
After a contentious meeting that threatened to split the church, the nation's largest mainline Protestant denomination upheld its stance on LGBT issues. In the United States, many were deeply disappointed.