Last January, Geoffrey Smith, a scholar of early Christianity at the University of Texas, noticed something startling: an eBay listing for an ancient Greek papyrus fragment of the Gospel of John — with an opening bid of only $99.... Read More>>
Australians have always viewed America's litigious culture with suspicion. Our "No worries, mate" approach to life means we tend not to rush off to court at the drop of a hat.
So last week, when a state government commissioner ruled that the nation's Catholic bishops may have broken the la...Read More>>
If you visit Nikki, one of the domestic pigs who lives at Farm Sanctuary’s 175-acre shelter in Watkins Glen, New York, you can expect her loud voice to announce your arrival. Nikki is gregarious and quick to socialize with human visitors. Don’t take it personally, however, if she keeps you at bay...Read More>>
I recently saw the documentary “3801 Lancaster: An American Tragedy.” I went home and cried. I don’t mean tears of joy. No, I cried.
It’s been about seven years since my Mom sat me and my sister down and told us with tears that Dad was moving out and they were getting a divorce. A lot has happened between now and then, as you could imagine, but nevertheless we still occasionally find ourselves dealing with the aftermath of the...Read More>>
The Belgian Prime Minister announced Monday that schools and subways in Brussels will be reopened on Wednesday as the capital endures its third day of a government-ordered lockdown.Read More>>
The federal government's much-anticipated Syrian refugee plan will limit those accepted into Canada to women, children and families only, CBC News has learned.Read More>>
GOP front runner Donald Trump is tearing into the media, and vowing to fight terrorists.Read More>>
The National Institutes of Health has decided to retire all of its remaining research chimpanzees and relocate them to sanctuaries, Director Francis Collins said Wednesday, effectively ending invasive research on government-owned chimps.Read More>>
An 18-year-old American man from the Boston area was among those shot and killed by a Palestinian terrorist Thursday in the West Bank, Israeli officials told FoxNews.com.Read More>>
Sixteen years after his father had his mother murdered, trying to kill him, too, before he was born, Chancellor Lee Adams is flourishing, says the woman who's devoted her life to his care. And despite many challenges, she wouldn't trade him for the world.Read More>>
Brian Houston, the founder of the Hillsong Church, failed to alert the police about allegations his father had sexually assaulted children, and had a conflict of interest when he assumed responsibility for dealing with the accusations, a royal commission has found.Read More>>
Established more than two centuries ago as the nation’s first theological seminary, Andover Newton Theological School is on the verge of dramatic change.Read More>>
Seventh-day Adventists are more successful than any evangelical denomination at involving members in the local church, according to the Pew Research Center. But all evangelical denominations fall short of the engagement levels found among Mormons and Jehovah's Witnesses.Read More>>
If you do not know by now, it is National Adoption Awareness Month. Because of this noteworthy month, I was currently asked, “What does adoption mean to you?”Read More>>