Tithing In Hard Times

Posted: May 07, 2010 12:52 PM
Mollie Hemingway talks about the sacred practice of tithing in today's Wall Street Journal.

Fortunately, perhaps, church attitudes have evolved quite a bit since the Council of Trent instructed Catholics to tithe...or face excommunication. And while there may be no explicit command to tithe in the New Testament, religious giving is one of the oldest spiritual disciplines.

Worth a read in full.