July 5, 2016February 14, 2017Best of GetReligion: July 2016 Scroll down to content Links to columns by Bobby Ross Jr. After a home run, a baseball player looks to the sky — might something religious be occurring? Published July 1. On the day after Fourth of July, four Godbeat developments you’ll want to know about. Published July 5. No religion angle as ChristianMingle.com opens website to gay singles? Really!? Published July 6. They’re praying, singing after Alton Sterling shooting. But what are they praying, singing? Published July 7. ‘The end is coming’: Is there a religion angle in Dallas suspect’s cryptic words? Published July 8. In the worst of times, the faith that sustains Dallas Police Chief David Brown. Published July 11. What is this? Houston Chronicle reports on ‘costly economics of fetus disposal.’ Published July 12. Hey CNN, God sure would help explain former trafficked orphan’s ‘journey of hope.’ Published July 13. Splitsville in Houston: What’s right (and wrong) with front-page story on Presbyterian ‘divorce.’ Published July 14. For slain Baton Rouge officer Montrell Jackson, ‘it was God, family and police force.’ Published July 18. Who is Mark Burns? Prosperity gospel takes center stage at Republican National Convention. Published July 19. For chaplains helping folks find peace after police deaths, generic religion’s the best religion. Published July 20. Are you kidding me!? Some Muslims actually support Donald Trump for president. Published July 21. A year after Boy Scouts’ decision to allow gay adult leaders, some awkward language from AP. Published July 25. Path to sainthood: Slain Oklahoman could be first U.S.-born priest beatified, paper reports. Published July 26. Ghost of Darryl Strawberry: Impossible-to-miss (or not) explanation for baseball star’s return to glory. Published July 27. The reason Religion News Service covered the Democrats this week and not the GOP last week. Published July 29. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Published by Bobby Ross Jr. Bobby Ross Jr. is an award-winning journalist who has reported from all 50 states and 15 countries. View all posts by Bobby Ross Jr.