The New York State Senate passed a bill making it illegal to view child pornography, in response to a recent court ruling that said simply looking at such content -- but not printing or saving it -- was legal.
This report is a mixture of good news and bad news, all wrapped up within the same story.
As they moved toward the baptistry, candidates were expected to recite the Creed, not to show that they “meant business” but in order to show that they were now entrusted with a glorious mystery of the faith, expected to preserve this for the next generation. (Read more)
A year after a deadly EF-5 tornado struck Joplin, Mo., a church that was destroyed plans to reach out and minister to victims of recent tornadoes in Indiana.
As Egyptians prepare to vote May 23 in the first post-Mubarak elections, the country's minority Christians are deeply worried.
Teens are at high risk when participating in car surfing, a thrill-seeking activity in which people ride on the exterior of a vehicle while it's being driven by another person.
Unborn children receive security clearances at the White House, even if they have no protection elsewhere in D.C.
Strong families are the key to producing well adjusted and successful youngsters and the welfare state has little or no bearing on how children turn out, an international research project has found.
Three dozen faculty members have resigned from Shorter University after it required them to sign a statement condemning homosexuality, premarital sex and public drinking.
Ten years ago, I was driving through Ladoga, Indiana, on my way home from Shades State Park.
Human rights activist Chen Guangcheng, a month after escaping house arrest in China, arrived Saturday evening in the United States after a flight from Beijing.
The ultimate obscenity, the most profane word in the English vocabulary, the one personal epithet that cannot be hurled, is the “R” word. "Responsible."
The list of America's most popular baby names for 2011, released last week by the Social Security Administration, reveals that biblical names are in.
His wife died shortly before he was falsely accused of desecrating the Quran, and by the time he was released from prison in southern Ethiopia, his two children, ages 6 and 15, were missing.
- May 20, 2012 |
A controversial bill to allow a woman to hear the heartbeat of an unborn fetus before having an abortion is working its way through Louisiana's legislature.
- May 20, 2012 |
The election of a hard-line Islamic governor in Indonesia’s Aceh Province appears to have opened the way for a crackdown on the minority Christian community.
- May 19, 2012 |
A court acquitted a Christian couple of "blasphemy" charges May 17, overturning their life sentences.
- May 19, 2012 |
Syria's Christian community is suffering "enormous distress" as the conflict rages on between supporters and opponents of President Bashar Assad.
The National Cathedral sits atop Mount Saint Alban, the highest point in Washington D.C. It is a majestic and stately site, and it was there on a sunny and breezy May morning this past Wednesday that I had the privilege of joining with friends and family to publicly thank God for the life of my friend, Chuck Colson.
NARAL's president stepped down this week amid concerns of a lack of abortion support among young voters.