Mothers who are strict with their teen children also influence the behavior of their teens' friends, a new study suggests.
Two more Christian colleges have filed suit against the federal government over the Health and Human Services mandate that they cover contraceptive and abortifacient drugs under their health insurance policies.
For the first time in its history, the United States does not have a Protestant majority, according to a new study by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life.
The new fall TV season will see an increase in the number of gay and bisexual characters.
A friend emailed me a story the other day about the actor Jack Nicholson.
There are five things that comprise a wise, godly life. They function both as means to becoming wise and godly as well as signs that you are growing into such a life.
The city of Venice, Fla., has dropped its case against a family that was accused of having an unauthorized "house of worship" in their home, which the family says is just a weekly prayer gathering and Bible study.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), birth rates for U.S. teen mothers have hit their lowest point since the 1940s.
The percentage of U.S. high school students who drink and drive has dropped by more than half in two decades, in part due to tougher laws against driving under the influence of alcohol, according to a new federal study.
A mob of about 20 Hindu extremists wielding clubs broke into the home of a church leader in India while believers were gathered there singing worship songs, destroying his belongings and brutally attacking him.
More selective citations of the founder from David Barton; this time in the Founders' Bible
It’s common to find people and groups separating grace and truth, but it’s quite clear that Jesus came bringing both. In fact, keeping them together is one of the more important exercises for Christian life and thought. As Henry Cloud has written, truth without grace is just judgment. Conversely, grace without truth is license.
The annual number of reported deaths by euthanasia in the Netherlands rose by 18 percent to 3,695 in 2011 -- a number that has doubled since 2006.
A report released Oct. 1 by the Ohio Department of Health shows the Buckeye State currently is experiencing the most significant annual decline in abortions in more than a decade.
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Tyndale House Publishers, a for-profit Christian company, filed the 31st lawsuit against the federal government over its contraceptive health insurance mandate on Oct. 2.
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An Egyptian security official says authorities have ordered the release of two Coptic Christian boys taken into juvenile detention for allegedly urinating on the Quran, but they will remain under investigation.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
According to a recent survey by Presbyterian Research Services, support for same-sex marriage among Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) members and pastors has considerably increased since 2005.
"It’s fun, isn’t it?" Those were the words of Governor Romney shortly into last night’s presidential debate with President Obama.
Two federal lawsuits have been filed against California's new law banning "reparative therapy" for teens struggling with their sexual orientation.