Teens who express their own views in discussions with mom — even if they disagree — are more likely to resist peer pressure to use drugs or alcohol, according to a new study.
As Christmas approaches, religious freedom advocates remain concerned about the plight of three pastors imprisoned in Iran.
Isaac Watts published the words for this hymn in 1719.
A filmmaker who spent the last three years in Iraq says Christians and other religious minorities there live in constant fear.
It’s one of those ages you never think you’ll hit, and when you were young, always sounded so old.
Suspected Muslim gunmen shot her, her husband and his cousin after staking out their house with the help of a local schoolteacher.
Thousands of residents of Athens, Texas, gathered at the courthouse to protest an effort to remove a Nativity scene from the town square.
The U.N. adopted a resolution against religious intolerance, which religious freedom activists say could backfire in Islamic-majority countries.
His only role, it seems, is an usher—to get Mary to the stable in Bethlehem. But there’s much more to Joseph
It is considered both a Christmas and Epiphany carol.
Nearly 1,000 people are dead and tens of thousands have been affected after flash flooding in the Philippines during the weekend.
A Pakistani Christian mother of five imprisoned and facing a death sentence for blasphemy, says she has not lost hope of being reunited with her family.
A new study finds that there is a strong association between childhood drinking and criminal activity.
By the time they're old enough to vote, roughly one in four Americans has had at least one criminal arrest. By age 23, the numbers rise to an estimated 33 percent.
Congress granted the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom reauthorization for three more years.
LifeWay Christian Resources has decided to pull pink breast cancer awareness Bibles off the shelves after a controversy erupted.
History can be a great source of strength and affirmation, an aide to navigation, especially in dark and dangerous times.
Yousef Nadarkhani, who faces a potential death sentence for his Christian faith, will remain in prison for at least four more months.
“Mom got drunk and Dad got drunk” is not the typical opening of a Christmas carol. But in this week’s episode of “The Cross and the Jukebox,” we take a look at Montgomery Gentry’s version of the song, ”Merry Christmas from the Family,” a song that explores the darker side of Christmas... (Read more)
- December 19, 2011 |