Judge Loretta Giorgi has determined that as "a widely practiced medical procedure," circumcision cannot be banned by the city, since California law forbids municipalities from regulating medical procedures allowed by the state.
Teenage girls who develop post-traumatic stress disorder after being sexually assaulted aren't at increased risk for binge drinking, new research shows.
A new study from American Express reports that while parents say they will not scrimp on what kids need to start the school year, it won't be painless.
Family and close friends gathered with “Uncle John” as they listened to Handel's Messiah.
Conversion: The Life-Changing Power of the Word
So how should Christians engage homosexuality, and the various issues it presents to our culture, going forward?
- July 30, 2011 |
The most divisive and contentious issue of our day is no longer abortion; it is gay marriage.
Of all the things the disciples learned from Jesus, none was more mission-critical than what they learned about prayer...
Open Doors USA is offering a prayer calendar to use with Christians in Muslim countries during the month-long Islamic fast called Ramadan that begins Aug. 1.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Religion News Service reports that Belgian Christians expressed mixed reactions to the country's new "burqa ban," as Belgium joined France in criminalizing the Islamic veil.
On the Benefits of Continual Conversation With God
Researchers have found that males and teens are most likely to require a trip to the emergency department for a heat illness related to sports or another recreational activity.
Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain apologized to Muslim leaders Wednesday for comments he made about banning mosques and Islamic places of worship.
A new law supposedly aimed at helping parents protect their children in Tajikistan could also ban children from participating in religious activities.
What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.
Until now, the great argument against a biblical perspective on embracing a homosexual lifestyle has not been engaged.
Iraqi Christians are worried about the safety of a house church leader who was recently kidnapped, apparently because he has led Muslims to Christ.
Those playing high-intensity sports more than 10 times as likely to have impaired hip function.
- July 27, 2011 |