The Green family, owners of the Hobby Lobby craft chain, appear to have hit a stumbling block in one of their other projects — a potentially controversial public school elective on the Bible.
A growing number of churches and other faith groups are divesting their holdings in fossil fuel companies, which release large amounts of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
A new Pew Research survey finds U.S. adults feel most warmly about people who share their religion or those they know as family, friends or co-workers.
The Governor’s Highway Safety Association revealed in a new study that majority of teen drivers killed on the road weren’t wearing their seat belts in 2012.
Boko Haram is behind another Nigerian church attack, this time setting three churches on fire and killing 27 people.
A five-hour ceasefire between Israel and Gaza ended today when the Hamas launched rockets over the Israeli border. Both sides had agreed to the lull in fighting in order for Palestinian civilians to gather supplies.
Soon after gay marriage began its victory lap through the courts, cases advocating polygamy – using virtually the same arguments that the courts had accepted for gay marriage – became legion. And yes, now comes the wave to accept pedophilia.
Isn’t summer great? It’s the season for family vacations, blooming flowers, patriotic celebrations, and best of all – weddings. June, July, and August continue to be the most popular months to get married.
The Church of England’s vote to allow female bishops threatens unity with the Catholic Church, according to the editor of the Vatican newspaper, L’Osservatore Romano.
Pope Francis waded into the controversy of the unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, pushing the U.S. to offer greater protection for young children entering the country illegally.
A baby in Alaska defied science when she was born healthy at 35 weeks to a brain-dead woman.
Hamas officials maintain they have rejected an Egyptian proposal for a cease-fire with Israel. Following the decision, Hamas fired at Israel and have encouraged citizen to shield the missiles.
Time spent outdoors was associated with increased physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness and decreased sedentary behavior.
At least 10 people were killed this week after a typhoon blew through the Philippines.
The son of a Dead Sea Scrolls scholar will serve jail time for impersonating his father’s critics online.
A group of over twenty British church leaders have joined together in opposition of Lord Falconer’s Assisted Dying Bill; Archbishop Justin Welby is included among those speaking out against the controversial legislation.
Five people, including two nuns, who were kidnapped by ISIS have been released unharmed; the militants did not demand ransom money for their return.
By now, you’ve probably heard about the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on June 30th, which upheld the protection of religious liberties. At issue was one facet of the Affordable Care Act which would have forced many business owners to violate their religious principles by requiring them to fund possible abortion-causing drugs in their company health plans.
the New England Association of Schools and Colleges’ Commission on Institutions of Higher Education will review whether Gordon College is violating standards of the accrediting agency.
- July 15, 2014 |
While the government decides what to do about the border crisis, thousands of children are being detained. Christian charities and churches have now stepped in to tend to the needs of those unaccompanied children.
- July 15, 2014 |