Dallas Police Chief David Brown is a man of faith.
Even if you've followed the major media profiles of Brown in the wake of Thursday night's sniper ambush that claimed the lives of five officers in Dallas, you might have missed that.
With a notable, praiseworthy exception — and we'll get to that in a moment — the stories on Brown that I've seen have overlooked or downplayed the religion angle.
That's the case even with stories that are, otherwise, extremely compelling, such as this Washington Post piece highlighted by former GetReligionista Sarah Pulliam Bailey.
Yes, a quote in the Post profile cites Brown's "professionalism and faith," but that's as far as it goes.
Other stories leave out "faith" entirely: