Hours after an attack killed at least 21 young soccer fans watching a televised World Cup match, Nigerian security forces announced they had arrested a senior commander and more than 485 members of the militant Islamist group Boko Haram that is terrorizing the country.
A board of investigators found that former president of the Institute in Basic Life Principles (IBLP) Bill Gothard’s alleged behavior around teen girls was “inappropriate,” but not “criminal.”
A new study finds that more than half of minors reported sending or receiving sexually explicit messages via text.
Religion News Service columnist Jonathan Merritt is making a splash amongst conservative Christians with his claim that Hobby Lobby is not a Christian company.
Musician Tim Lambesis now says that he is actually an Atheist, and many so-called “Christian” bands are not what they claim to be either.
Pope Francis’ abrupt decision to cancel his popular morning Mass and general audiences for the month of July has provoked fresh speculation about the health of the 77-year-old pontiff.
Spanish model and actress Olalla Oliveros has given up her career in the entertainment industry to answer a call to join the ministry.
One of England's leading dramatists, Alan Bennett used a sermon to blast private education during a speech to Cambridge University.
A church investment coach has been accused of fraud amounting $5 million.
At the risk of gross over-simplification, there are three primary ways of looking at reality, at least among those of us who reside in the West. Each is deeply important to grasp.
Since 2008, 2,774 families have initiated the process of adoption from foster care as a result of the collaborative efforts of our Wait No More program. It’s been amazing for us to see that many of these families are choosing to adopt hard-to-place kids like older children, sibling groups or those with special needs.
Christian and Muslim leaders united Tuesday (June 17) to demand government action after a deadly terror attack in Kenya’s coastal region.
The Catholic bishops’ point man on opposing same-sex marriage defended his decision to take part in the March for Marriage, saying support for traditional man-woman marriage is not “anti-LGBT…anti-anyone or anti-anything.”
Americans are slowly pulling themselves out of a charitable slump — except when it comes to religious groups.
Prime Minister David Cameron is standing by his claim from a few months ago that England is a Christian nation.
The first executions since the Oklahoma botched lethal injection in April were performed late last night.
Ongoing attacks by militant group Boko Haram in Nigeria have prompted Bible translators in the region to be more dedicated to their work.
The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last week that a state law banning consensual sodomy is unconstitutional.
A new study finds that both indulgent and authoritarian parenting styles increases the likelihood of teens using drugs and alcohol.