More Iranian Christians are emigrating to Germany than ever before to escape religious persecution in their home country.
An organization in favor of legalized abortion is asking the United Nations Committee Against Torture to tell the Catholic Church that the church cannot stand against abortion.
Weeks of speculation ended Saturday when the National Football League drafted Michael Sam as the first openly gay football player.
After last week’s 5-4 decision upholding Christian prayer at government meetings, courts are taking on cases that challenge crosses displayed in public places.
For adolescents, sports and energy drink consumption is related to unhealthy behaviors, including smoking and video game use, according to a new study.
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has promised Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan to aid in the search for the missing schoolgirls.
The recent historical epic Noah disappointed many Christian viewers across the nation for not following the biblical account of the flood narrative, but now the film has encountered rough seas in China.
A 17-minute long video released by the Boko Haram features leader Abubakar Shekau proposing a deal: the return of the kidnapped girls for the release of imprisoned militants.
Churches are living things. Living things grow. If you’re not growing, something is wrong.
Many of us celebrated Mother’s Day yesterday. Social media platforms were filled with smiling pictures as some of us remembered our moms who have since passed away. Other snapshots were of today’s young moms, surrounded by babies and toddlers and all the hope and promise they bring. Mothers of grown children as well as grandmothers and birthmothers were also celebrated.
Stephen D. Pettit, Sr. will serve as the fifth President of BJU.
A survey claims that Hispanics in the United States are turning away from their Catholic roots.
Jerusalem authorities report a church in the Holy Land has been vandalized only weeks before Pope Francis visits the area.
U.S. Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Martin Indyk reports that in the attempted peace talks between Israel and Palestine, neither nation seemed to want peace enough to compromise.
The Vatican issued an urgent appeal Thursday (May 8) for the release of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
Boko Haram is among the most vicious terrorist groups operating in North Africa, home to some of the worst Islamist extremists in the world.
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Islamic religious police in Indonesia plan to publicly flog a 25-year-old widow and a married man for adultery after vigilantes gang-raped her as punishment for having extramarital sex, according to media reports.
The U.N. said Thursday that the South Sudan government and rebels have both abused human rights.
No one can make a grown man cry with humble appreciation like a mom. Take Kevin Durant, the 25-year-old winner of the 2014 NBA Most Valuable Player award. During his emotional speech that took place just in time for Mother’s Day, Durant reflected back on the uphill road his single mother, Wanda Pratt, walked with her two young sons.