Fred Luter, pastor of Franklin Avenue Baptist Church in New Orleans, was elected president of the Southern Baptist Convention June 19, the first African-American to hold the post.
The Obama administration warned Egypt's military leaders to hand over power to Mohammed Morsi -- the Muslim Brotherhood candidate who claimed victory in the presidential election -- or risk losing billions of dollars in U.S. aid.
Eight Muslims, including several college students, are suing the New York Police Department over a surveillance program that targeted Muslims throughout the Northeast.
The conservative group Morality in Media announced June 13 that it would "vigorously oppose the expansion of pornography domains on the Internet."
An Iranian Christian man who served about a year in prison for sharing his faith was released on June 10.
A new study published in the Journal of Early Adolescence found that dads are in a unique position to instill persistence and hope in their children, particularly in the pre-teen and teen years.
A new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture finds the cost of raising kids from birth to age 17 has increased by $8,000 in the last two years.
Estimates for college costs for students matriculating in 5, 10, and 18 years.
The Muslim Brotherhood declared early Monday that its candidate, Mohammed Morsi, won Egypt's presidential elections this weekend, though the official results won't be published until Thursday.
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Editors at Preaching Today recently highlighted Ross Douthat’s synopsis of the core beliefs of America’s wave of “spiritual but not religious” teachers.
Suspected Islamic extremists bombed three churches in Kaduna state June 17, the third consecutive Sunday that worship services in Nigeria have ended in lethal bloodshed.
The percentage of Americans under 30 who doubt the existence of God appears to be growing quickly, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey.
Two evangelists were arrested and beaten after meeting with a Muslim woman on Indonesia's Sumatra island.
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While many studies have shown that a father's involvement improves a child's well-being, newer research finds that fatherhood affects the men, too.
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The Obama administration will stop deporting and issue work permits to as many as 800,000 young illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and have never committed a crime.
A Democratic congressional candidate called for attendees at a progressivist conference to exercise "cultural power" by proudly touting past abortions.
According to the Gallup polling organization more Americans are identifying themselves as “pro-life” and fewer as “pro-choice,” this year over last year.
According to a new study, gay teenagers are less likely to be happy, more likely to report harassment, and more inclined to experiment with drugs and alcohol than their straight peers.
A hasty, inadequate renovation of a church building that Salafi Muslims largely gutted a year ago has left the congregation with staggering debt from additional repairs.