Bob Smietana is an award-winning reporter and Pulitzer grantee who has become one
of the most respected and well-known religion reporters in the country, with more than
two decades experience in covering religion, spirituality, and ethics. He has served as a
senior writer for Facts & Trends, senior editor of Christianity Today, and the religion
writer at The Tennessean. He is currently a national reporter for Religion News Service,
where his wire service stories — which attract wide readership from...