The U.S. Supreme Court on Sunday denied an emergency application filed by the sponsors of California's Proposition 8 urging the court to immediately halt the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses that resumed Friday after an appeals court lifted the ban "prematurely."
- July 02, 2013 |
Summer is officially here, and along with it comes a season when many families take time to vacation and be together to rest.
- July 02, 2013 |
The state of Arizona is mourning the loss of 19 firefighters who died Sunday battling a wildfire northwest of Phoenix.
How does one teach the controversy, without exposing one’s children to more than they can handle?
Syrian Catholic priest Francois Murad was beheaded last weekend by al Qaeda-linked jihadi fighters trying to topple President Bashar Assad.
Historically, there have been two tools to help guide us in our travels. One is a map, and the other is a compass. They are two very different things.
China has banned groups and individuals from privately adopting abandoned infants, making it much harder for babies without families to find good homes.
June 30 marked the one-year anniversary of Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi's entrance to office, but the majority of Egyptians feel betrayed due to his dictatorial style, his now-apparent radical Islamist agenda and his economic mismanagement. They are demanding that Morsi step down.
According to a newly released study, men who are on good terms with their wives’ parents are more likely to enjoy a long-lasting marriage than those who struggle to get along with their in-laws.
Is it wrong for pastors to depend on a church for their compensation?
Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy has spoken out against gay marriage once again. Following the Supreme Court rulings Wednesday striking down the Defense of Marriage Act and opening the door for same-sex marriages in California, Cathy took to Twitter to criticize the rulings.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
In a decision giving hope to opponents of the federal contraception coverage mandate, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Hobby Lobby won't have to start paying millions of dollars in fines next week for not complying with the requirement.
Five Sri Lankan believers sustained injuries after a Buddhist monk and a mob stormed the New Life Church in Hanwella, Colombo District, on Sunday.
When it comes to God and country, white evangelicals report the most intense patriotic feelings in a new poll, with more than two-thirds saying they are extremely proud to be an American.
On today’s Focus on the Family Daily Broadcast, you’ll hear as Dr. Al Mohler, Focus Board member and president of Southern Seminary and George Mason University law professor Helen Alvare and I discuss the rulings expected impact to families and the Church.
If you did little more than read headlines, this week welcomed same-sex marriage into the mainstream of our culture.
Syrian Christians are asking why the United States supports extremists who want to turn Syria into an Islamic state.
Local authorities have taken the citizenship and farmland of six Christian families in Laos, promising to reinstate them only when the 16 people give up their Christian faith.
Researchers find risk of concussion is 3 to 5 times higher for teen drinkers and pot smokers.