China accused of 'crime' against Christianity

China accused of 'crime' against Christianity

Chinese lawyers accuse Communist Party of persecuting its fast-growing Christian community

Atheist Dawkins: The scientist attempts to clarify his 'contentious' views in a statement.

Richard Dawkins offers half apology over those Down syndrome comments

'Half the problem lies in a wanton eagerness to misunderstand'

Student Kendra Turner and Pastor Becky Winegardner: 'I really don't think this warrants in-school suspension.'

Dyer County student disciplined for saying 'Bless You'

A West Tennessee high schooler said a common courtesy landed her in in-school suspension

Senior research scientist Dr. Karuna Karunakaran works in the vaccine research lab at the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control during a demonstration for media following a news conference in Vancouver, B.C.

Syphilis rates soar in Vancouver as testing urged for active gay men

Infections are at a 32-year high with 561 new cases reported in British Columbia last year

Satanist hands over host to Archdiocese of Oklahoma City

Satanist hands over host to Archdiocese of Oklahoma City

Eucharist was planned to be part of black mass performance

People flee as ISIS pushes North.

Iraq: local believers offer healing amid the horror

God is using native missionaries in Iraq to share the saving message of Jesus Christ

Pastor Jimmy Swaggart's famous televised confession: Sin is a reality, whether it is ISIS murdering our Christian brothers or depraved, yet heartbreaking, behavior by someone we know and love.

The reality of sin and Christian journalism

Temptation looms over reporters of all denominations to look away from our own church sins

Movie trailer for 'Christian Mingle'

Movie trailer for 'Christian Mingle'

Christian dating website's foray into feature films looks like a surprisingly good rom-com

Senior research scientist Dr. Karuna Karunakaran works in the vaccine research lab at the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control during a demonstration for media following a news conference in Vancouver, B.C.

Syphilis rates soar in Vancouver as testing urged for active gay men

Infections are at a 32-year high with 561 new cases reported in British Columbia last year

Syphilis rates in Vancouver are at their highest in 32 years, prompting public health officials to issue a warning to the group at greatest risk — men who have sex with men.

Medical health officer Dr. Reka Gustafson of Vancouver Coastal Health said Thursday that 561 new syphilis cases were...

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Atheist Dawkins: The scientist attempts to clarify his 'contentious' views in a statement.

Richard Dawkins offers half apology over those Down syndrome comments

'Half the problem lies in a wanton eagerness to misunderstand'

Richard Dawkins has addressed the “feeding frenzy” that arose after he said that it was “immoral” to give birth to a baby with Down syndrome if the mother was aware of the child’s condition.

Responding to a “real ethical dilemma” of one his Twitter users, who said she wouldn’t know what to...

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A scar on Ophira Dorin, who turned to Israel’s underground kidney market and ultimately traveled to Costa Rica for a transplant.

A desperate woman’s quest for a kidney goes underground

Details of her experience with international organ brokers and big money body parts

Aside from the six-figure price tag, what was striking was just how easy it was for Ophira Dorin to buy a kidney.

Two years ago, as she faced the dispiriting prospect of spending years on dialysis, Dorin set out to find an organ broker who could help her bypass Israel’s lengthy transplant...

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Flash: Christians actually far less likely to divorce

Flash: Christians actually far less likely to divorce

Those who attend church regularly have a significantly fewer divorces than those who don't

This is a game-changer. Talk about “an old wives’ tale.” You’ve heard it said that 1) 50 percent of all marriages end in divorce, 2) most marriages that do happen to make it are, nonetheless, unhappy, and 3) Christians are just as likely to divorce as non-believers.

These claims, long unde...

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Professor Mireille Miller-Young: sentenced to 108 hours of community service, 10 hours of anger management, and three years’ probation, in addition to a $479 fine.

Feminist professor who attacked pro-life teen avoids jail time

Instead, she's sentenced to community service, anger-management class and a fine

A feminist studies professor who attacked a prolife teenager and stole and destroyed her anti-abortion poster has avoided jail time, with a judge instead sentencing Mireille Miller-Young to community service, anger-management classes, and $493 in restitution to the teen she assaulted.

Frid...

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People flee as ISIS pushes North.

Iraq: local believers offer healing amid the horror

God is using native missionaries in Iraq to share the saving message of Jesus Christ

ISIS has been moving quickly from the beginning, and their violence is especially felt in Iraq. This morning CNN reported that Kurdish troops had regained the Mosul Dam. This was a particularly dangerous post for ISIS to control.

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China accused of 'crime' against Christianity

China accused of 'crime' against Christianity

Chinese lawyers accuse Communist Party of persecuting its fast-growing Christian community

An ongoing demolition campaign targeting churches in eastern China represents a “crime” against Christianity and threatens to foment social unrest, a group of Chinese lawyers has warned.

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Douglas Farrow, professor of religious studies at McGill University

Secularism in Canadian courts has pushed religion out the door

By protecting diversity of all faiths secularism 'inverts' to become a faith in the vacuum

Canada's laws and courts promote secularism over religious and moral pluralism, a Montreal university professor said on the opening day of the Faith in the Public Square conference Aug. 5.

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An ID photo of Poch Younly is shown in his diary displayed at the Documentation Center of Cambodia in Phnom Penh.

Rare diary gives details of life under the Khmer Rouge

Outliving its author, this account of life under Khmer Rouge helped convict leaders

It was an extraordinary act of defiance, and it was extraordinarily risky. But all he did was take out a pen and write.

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Offer preteen girls sex ed & abortion while they are still ‘malleable'

Offer preteen girls sex ed & abortion while they are still ‘malleable'

'Research' paper suggests children should be exposed to explicit sex education at age 10

A new report from Georgetown University suggests that public school children should be exposed to sexually explicit sex education at age 10 – while their views are still “malleable” – and that schools could lower STD and abortion rates by providing all girls capable of reproduction with “contrace...

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Satanist hands over host to Archdiocese of Oklahoma City

Satanist hands over host to Archdiocese of Oklahoma City

Eucharist was planned to be part of black mass performance

The consecrated Host that an Oklahoma City satanist claimed he would use in a public staging of a "black mass" next month has been handed over to the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, the archdiocese says.

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Student Kendra Turner and Pastor Becky Winegardner: 'I really don't think this warrants in-school suspension.'

Dyer County student disciplined for saying 'Bless You'

A West Tennessee high schooler said a common courtesy landed her in in-school suspension

Kendra Turner said, saying "bless you" to a classmate who sneezed, then defending herself to her teacher, landed her in trouble.

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ISIS says it has beheaded U.S. journalist James Foley.

James Foley, missing U.S. journalist, believed dead in ISIS beheading

Mother writes she's never been prouder of her son for exposing the suffering of Syrians

James Foley, an American journalist who had gone missing in Syria nearly two years ago, is presumed dead after Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants posted a video online Tuesday that it said was of his execution.

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Students eat burgers and mingle at the Jesus Burgers house in Isla Vista. The house is a church that seeks to reach students in the hard-partying community next to UC Santa Barbara.

Jesus Burgers offers Isla Vista food for body and spirit

Evangelism arises in a college neighborhood famous for drinking, drug use and promscuity

Angela Boyd bounced on the balls of her feet as the smell of sizzling meat pierced the ocean breeze. The 19-year-old and her friends were about to celebrate her birthday in Isla Vista, but they were making a pit stop at the Jesus Burgers house.

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Sacrilegious Cinemax show 'The Knick' features nun performing abortion

Sacrilegious Cinemax show 'The Knick' features nun performing abortion

'Sister Harriet' aborts the child for a wife who does not want her husband to know

A sacrilegious television show on the Cinemax cable television channel is coming under fire from Catholics today because it features a nun performing an abortion.

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Pastor Jimmy Swaggart's famous televised confession: Sin is a reality, whether it is ISIS murdering our Christian brothers or depraved, yet heartbreaking, behavior by someone we know and love.
Temptation looms over reporters of all denominations to look away from our own church sins

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