American Protestant pastors have widely varying standards for when they will and will not perform wedding ceremonies, according to a new survey by LifeWay Research.
A new study says education doesn't drive people away from God -- it gives them a more liberal attitude about who's going to heaven.
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Has it ever struck you as strange that when a pregnant woman is injured in an accident, journalists will routinely refer to the condition of her “baby” – but absent such an unfortunate incident, they’re more likely to reference that same child as a “fetus”?
Members of the Nigerian Joint Task Force charged with maintaining peace in Plateau State opened fire on a protest by hundreds of female farmers from Gyeri Village, seven kilometres from Bukuru, wounding three of them.
Ninety Christians have been arrested in Eritrea in the last two months, as authorities continue a campaign against Christians that began in December.
Parents will be able to track the real-time location of their teenagers when they are driving, under a pilot program unveiled by General Motors Co.'s OnStar unit.
An assumption is taking something for granted. It’s supposing something to be a fact.
A car blast outside a Syrian Catholic church in Kirkuk, Iraq Tuesday left 13 wounded as police located and disarmed two more car bombs targeting churches in the city.
Is there a time and place for childless restaurants? Or is this a sign of a growing intolerance toward children?
A pastor in Iran found guilty of leaving Islam awaits the outcome of a judicial investigation into his spiritual background to see if he will be executed or, if possible, forced to become a Muslim.
A new study finds that more than 1 in 5 teens abuse strong medications prescribed to them by their doctors.
Women, long considered the dominant pew dwellers in the nation's churches, have shown a dramatic drop in attendance in the last two decades.
Muslim extremists on Saturday (July 30) burned down a church building on Zanzibar island off the coast of Tanzania, church leaders said, just three days after another congregation’s facility on the island was reduced to ashes
Who manages the family budget in your family – and how is it working out?
Texas governor Rick Perry promoted Aug. 6, 2011 as a day of prayer and was sued. The Freedom from Religion Foundation, on behalf of a group of atheists and agnostics, filed a federal lawsuit against him on July 14, 2011.
A Norwegian bishop addressing the recent bombing and shooting attacks in Norway said his country has "countered this insane terrorism by demonstrating love and solidarity," reports RNS News.
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation that would create a special State Department envoy for religious minorities in the Near East and South Central Asia, where Christians have come under attack in recent years, particularly in Muslim majority nations.
According to WORLD News Service a town clerk in upstate New York, Laura Fotusky, resigned her position rather than compromise her religious belief that marriage should be between a man and a woman.
Persecution watchdog Release International is working to support North Korean Christians who have fled their country by providing safe houses, pastoral support and health care.