Tim Anderson Writer Katherine Stewart’s “The Road to Coronavirus Hell Was Paved by Evangelicals” offers a blistering condemnation of the White House Coronavirus Task Force’s religious members, along with religious Republicans throughout the country.

Ms. Stewart, the author of “The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism,” insisted that evangelical Christians working for the president are ill-equipped to deal with the contagion, which originated in Wuhan, China.