When Alberta Education Minister David Eggen announced two years ago that his government was about to launch the most sweeping changes ever undertak
The Communist Party of China, the nation’s governing party, says its members must give up religious beliefs and “be firm Marxist atheists.”
President Trump has decided to end the CIA’s covert program to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels battling the government of Bashar al-Assad, a m
Wrapped in bandages and caricatured as figures of terror in Hollywood movies, Egypt’s mummies have long captivated and bewildered scientists and ch
Christian filmmakers are tackling a movie based on what is generally considered the first novel written in English.
Joel Osteen is the pastor of America’s largest church, the 52,000-member Lakewood Church in Houston.
The inimitable jester Jim Carrey has made surprising and profound statements about suffering, grace and how Jesus shows us the path to salvation.
It's not Brexit, really, that Brits are talking about down at the pub. It's the baby.
Researchers have a brilliant new idea to ward off what they believe is pending catastrophe due to global warming: Have fewer kids.
If you’ve checked the Drudge Report at all in the last year, you’ve already seen the news. Sex robots are here. Or almost here, anyway.
Colby Cosh, the dependably interesting columnist in the National Post, scored again last week.
Klaus Eberwein, a former Haitian government official who was expected to testify against alleged Clinton Foundation corruption and malpractice next
The Catholic Church is a boat “on the verge of capsizing,” said Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI in a personal message for the funeral Mass of his close
More Christian than Muslim refugees have been admitted to the United States in the first months of the Trump administration, reversing a trend that
While Americans’ confidence in various institutions dips, the church remains in relatively high regard—especially among Christians and
Author Eugene Peterson, known for "The Message" paraphrase of Scripture, has clarified his beliefs about homosexuality, stating he affirms "a bibli
For conservative and evangelical Christians, Hank Hanegraaff has long been a "go-to guy" for help in untangling a thorny Bible text or theological
Leftist social engineers used to forcibly sterilize the ‘unfit.’ Now they want to limit the number of all children.
Call Ann Fink crazy, but the intrepid grandmother has a tradition to uphold.
For decades now, Christian thinkers have been describing Europe and North America as “post-Christian.” It was accurate for a while, but the time ha
A column that appeared in the Financial Post last week over the signature of the Harvard law professor Noah Feldman is of direct concern to any Chr
For the best part of an hour-and-a-half, Charlie Gard’s mother managed to maintain a composure bordering on the heroic.
President Donald Trump delivered a speech in Warsaw, Poland on July 6. Read the transcript below:
With the Senate Republican healthcare bill at an impasse, Republican leaders are weighing a proposal from Sen.
A Sheffield-based Muslim radio station has had its license suspended after broadcasting 25 hours of sermons “encouraging and condoning” violence ag
A Canadian landlord has been fined $12,000 for failing to respect his Muslim tenants' religion by not taking his shoes off when he entered their ap
France will outlaw the sale of all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, its new environment minister, Nicolas Hulot, has announced.
It turns out that the Chinese government’s latest “crackdown” on the live-streaming industry is less about politics than it is about, well, porn.
There is an incident in the greatest film ever made, The Godfather, where a body turns up, and someone correctly says that it is a way of sending a
Does Canada own the internet?
It’s sad but hardly surprising that what is arguably the world’s most significant cultural development in the opening years of the third Christian
The Liberal government's decision to offer Omar Khadr $10.5-million and an apology is a political albatross that Andrew Scheer will hang around Jus
Americans love to fight about sex and religion.
North Korea has said that the rocket it fired early on Sunday, was a new ballistic missile called the Hwasong-12.
A Canadian parent is fighting for the right to not give their baby a gender after arguing that a simple biological examination cannot uncover the c
When I first read The Lord of the Rings series by J.R.R. Tolkien, I wasn’t looking for a love story.
A woman accused of threatening employees at a Canadian Tire store in Toronto with a knife last month is now charged with terrorism-related offences
They have come to pray for the health of loved ones. They have come to ask for help to pass a tough exam or just to get by in hard times.
Same-sex marriage. Abortion. Playgrounds?
“Psychological operations” campaigns, or psy-ops, are “planned operations designed to convey selected information and indicators to audiences, to i
Discernment is one of the words Pope Francis repeats most, especially when speaking to priests and seminarians – a concept that may seem obscure wi
Sticks and stones may break my bones,
but names will never hurt me.
A pro-life activist walks into Google’s headquarters and delivers a speech so compelling that within 24 hours, the online video of it surpassed a s
Mississippi’s controversial religious objection bill, which has drawn harsh criticism from the LGBT community and others, is now in effect, thanks
Presenter Piers Morgan demanded controversial activist Tommy Robinson “show some respect” and not show a Quran on television, labelling him an “Isl
Families have secured a “huge victory” with the release of a watered down version of the Named Person legislation, campaigners have said.
The establishment media became upset this weekend after President Donald Trump canceled the “White House Muslim Iftar Dinner tradition started by T
No topics confound media with greater regularity than firearms and Christianity.
According to a LifeWay Research study, 71 percent of evangelical Christians believe there is a moral decline in our country beca
An intriguing headline in very large type was spread across the top of a page in the National Post earlier this month.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was at "imminent risk of death" after a gunman opened fire at a congressional baseball team practice, but the GOP
So now it turns out that the Trump-voting neighbor of deranged Bernie Sanders campaign worker James Hodgkinson was giving the bloodthirsty moonbat
One in six young people are practising Christians, new figures show, as research suggests thousands convert after visiting church buil
Evangelical leader the Rev.
Pope Francis has appointed 45 new ordinary members to the Pontifical Academy for Life.
Ancient artifacts. Centuries-old legends. Prayers dating back to the time of Christ. An enemy seeking to destroy it all.
Many words have been spoken and ink expended about the diminished regard we collectively have for fathers.
The meeting of the Camrose school board Thursday was supposed to be about getting one of its schools to abide by the board's request to drop a ques
Canada’s Senate passed the Justin Trudeau Liberals’ transgender rights bill unamended this afternoon by a vote of 67 to 11, with three ab
Christian humanitarian and evangelist Franklin Graham says the U.S.
“We did not hack the election at all,” said Russian President Vladimir Putin to “Snowden” director Oliver Stone in the fourth and final part of Sho
ISIS is facing a major defeat as opposition forces backed by the United States are surrounding their capital city.
Do you ever feel that pastors are always preaching on the same Bible verses?
As I was driving around town the other day, I saw an interesting bumper sticker. It read, “My Religion is Simple.
Though most luminaries of the left would shrink from actually admitting this, an implicit assumption nevertheless underlies the way they view human
Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-VT, is catching heat over a line of questioning he made during Russell Vought’s Senate Confirmation hearing.
Vice President Mike Pence is reiterating the support of President Donald Trump for the causes dear to Christian conservatives, saying in a speech t
Democrats are facing a widening breach in their party, as liberal activists dream of transforming the health care system and impeaching President T
A Dutch Muslim city councilman blasted a group of Israeli high school students who were visiting the Dutch parliament, Yediot Ahronot repo
Communist governments don’t like religion. They are not even too fond of their own people.
According to a new report, more than half the Christians living in Syria and Iraq have been killed or fled the country since 2011, mostly because o
Let’s be very clear from the outset: Sexual assault is a
British politics and Brexit are in disarray as it became clear on Friday that Theresa May’s election gamble has gone catastrophically wrong.
Ordinary pew-sitters will only start engaging seriously to end the greatest assault on human rights – abortion – once religious leaders start educa
Fierce fighting between government forces and jihadist militants has spread to the streets of the southern island city of Marawi in the Philippines
A Canadian woman killed in the latest London attack died in her fiance's arms after being struck by a speeding van as terrorists again brought havo
Each year, about 10% of the babies born in the United States are delivered prematurely at younger than 37 weeks gestation.
Once again, things the Bible says will improve our spiritual life are being scientifically proven to improve our physical health as well.
Six months ago, I suggested that the Ontario government’s omnibus Bill 28 had defined the natural family unit out of legal existence.
I addressed the Edmonton branch of the Royal Commonwealth Society last week an organization I had never previously heard of.
Today I received a call which I’ve dreaded. The battle for Raqqa has started.
Russian President Vladimir Putin mocked conspiracy theories linking President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and his own government, asking NBC News’
A Catholic apple grower in Michigan has been barred from a city farmers’ market over his views on same-sex marriage, after he refused to host a les
One group fighting sex trafficking calls itself S.O.A.P. - Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution.
The photograph of a Saturday night reveler calmly fleeing the London attacks armed with a half-full glass of beer he refused to leave at the pub sh
A new terror strike in London has renewed the world’s focus on transnational Islamist terrorism, rekindling the old debate over how best to fight i
What on Earth motivated the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and law professor David J.
The Toronto Star was forced to eat political crow over the weekend.
Ontario’s Kathleen Wynne Liberals have passed what critics describe as “totalitarian” Bill 89 by a vote of 63 to 23 on the last day befor
A week after Islamist militants kidnapped some 240 Catholics in the Philippines, a video has surfaced online showing one of the hostages, Father Ch
The Chinese have two words for the collective punishment of families: lianzuo and zhulian.
Kathy Griffin's attorney has scheduled a Friday press conference to give the D-list comedian a chance to explain her decision to do a crass photo s
A Tinley Park man was among nearly 30 people killed in an Islamic State attack in Egypt Friday morning, his nephew told reporters Sunday.
The catacombs of Domitilla, close to the Appian Way, have been restored using laser technology to remove centuries of grime and dirt that had rende
Pope Francis is wiser, better and presumably grateful now that Justin Trudeau has bestowed a visit upon him.
Canadians who disavow gender theory could be charged with hate crimes, fined, jailed, and compelled to undergo anti-bias training if the
Suicide bomber Salman Abedi is believed to have travelled to Syria and become radicalised before returning to the UK to cause carnage
After she met with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, first lady Melania Trump confirmed a little-known fact about her faith: She is Catholi
CBN News spoke with Maddi Runkles, the young woman who has been banned from her high school graduation, about her story.
ISIS-linked militants reportedly captured nine Christians, tied their hands together and shot them dead in a city in the Philippines.
I have been on the road for almost a week, joyfully busy with family life.
The grave and mutual misunderstanding between people who believe in God and those who don’t was vividly on display in Alberta last week at a genera
The images were striking, and so were the words, including the words that were not said.
Verbal fights on the Internet are common, be it comment sections or social media posts. Do Christians also fight online?
A whopping $30 million has already poured into next month’s special election in suburban Atlanta, which both parties view as a bellwether
If you are a person of a certain age it's odd to drive down a major artery in a large metropolitan American city and strain to find a newspaper box
Pope Francis is to elevate five Roman Catholic prelates from outside Italy and the Vatican to the rank of cardinal, the elite group of
Australia Sunday gave 7,500 boat people until October to file a claim proving they are genuine refugees or be kicked out, declaring the “game is up
Cosmopolitan writer Jill Filipovich ranks right up there with some of the most devoted religious people I’ve ever heard.
A Catholic bishop is warning Canadians that legalizing assisted suicide last year has put the country on a path to a “new version of the horrible c
A photo taken at the scene of a tragic car crash that killed two young moms and a 9-month-old baby last month is bringing hope and peace to the fam
In his first commencement address as president, Donald Trump on Saturday drew a parallel between what he faces as a political outsider in Washingto
Guards accompanying Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan violently attacked protesters in Washington, D.C.
China’s success as a rising global power hasn’t always had the effect at home that many Chinese, including China’s leaders, might have liked or exp
When Kerry Frey Liles and her 7-year-old son were on a recent flight, this man-shaped cloud was apparently watching over them to make sure they lan
The Gallup polling people have issued a new report on the views Americans hold on what used to be called the moral issues.
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives won a state election Sunday in their center-left rivals’ traditional heartland, a stinging blow to the Ger
A march has taken place in Sunderland to protest alleged police inaction after a young mother reported being drugged, raped, and assaulted by a gro
Women worldwide will be celebrating Mother's Day with cards, flowers, and love from their children, but for some women, the day is a painful one.
For years, Democrats have tried to cajole Chris Kennedy into running statewide in Illinois, hoping that the wealthy son of the late Robert F.
Roughly a quarter of a century after the fall of the Iron Curtain and subsequent collapse of the Soviet Union, a major new Pew Research Center surv
In the last century, few crafts have changed as radically as the visual arts. Painting and sculpture was transformed by a radical shift in style.
It wasn’t a good week for President Donald Trump, but it could have been a lot worse.
We could have predicted this: Canada may extend the “right to die” to the mentally ill. It’s an evil idea.
Two classes at a B.C.
Mao Zedong, the former head of China's Communist Party, was a ruthless leader.
Jakarta's once hugely popular governor is being held in a simple room at a high-security detention center, his only comforts a Bible and visitors t
An ancient tablet believed to depict the Biblical Tower of Babel has been deciphered 100 years after its discovery and may represent the firs
The man behind a sick 'suicide game' aimed at children has been inundated with love letters from teenage girls addressed to him at a Russian jail w
Respondents were asked "How often, if ever, would you say the following activities would be cheating on a spouse or partner?" These statistics show
One of the more amusing aspects of the debate over sex clubs in the Alberta schools is the sudden absorption by the most unlikely of people in the
Centrist Emmanuel Macron won the French presidential elections with 66.1 percent of the votes, according to exit polls published on Sunday, marking
A call came in to the Atlanta Police Department that someone was trying to shoplift a pair of shoes.
Months of negotiations involving participants across two continents has resulted in a deal in which 82 Chibok schoolgirls – who were seized from th
The Pope meets 7,000 students of the Schools for Peace: "The culture of destruction is growing".
There have never been so many childless politicians leading Europe as today.
Coming into office, President Donald Trump declared defeating and destroying ISIS to be his top foreign policy priority.
President Donald Trump has the lowest poll standing of any new president at the 100-day mark, while his core supporters are holding firm.
President Trump will sign an executive order Thursday to make it easier for churches to actively participate in politics without risking their tax-
A federal appeal court has revived a homosexual couple’s claim for damages against Kentucky clerk Kim Davis for refusing to sign their ma
Restaurant Brands International Inc.
A 14-year-old Catholic girl in Pakistan, taken from her family in December and forcibly converted to Islam, was rescued on Wednesday (April 26), he
According to author Alan Arnold, in 1979 “Margaret Thatcher … won the election and became Britain’s first woman prime minister.
The chicken as you know it may be thanks to Jesus.
Just as Republicans take the reins of power in Washington, a controversial trend has emerged in evangelical circles: Influential thought leaders ar
The old adage that “evil things happen when good men do nothing” is glaringly operative right now in three Canadian provinces – Ontario, British Co
South Africa recently witnessed the largest gathering of Christians in the nation's history when close to two million believers gathered at a farm
President Donald Trump is appointing a longtime, influential pro-life advocate to a senior position at the Department of Health and Human Services
Bill Nye , once known for teaching science tidbits to children as “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” is now known for his mixing of science and politics.
Marine Le Pen, the far-right candidate for the French presidency, has a massive online base of supporters.
One of President Donald Trump's earliest and most prominent evangelical backers is saying that evangelicals have "found their dream president."
A Northern Arizona University student was forced by his professor and the school's history department chair to stop reading his Bible prior to the
Republican Mike Kelly represents Pennsylvania’s 3rd District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The man who brought belief in God back into the study of philosophy, Alvin Plantinga, has received the 2017 Templeton Prize.
Canadian women immigrants from India whose mother tongue is Punjabi are aborting their daughters in favor of sons, a bias so entrenched i
Students who avoid making eye contact with their peers could be guilty of racism, according to Oxford University’s latest guidance.
Cash seized from notorious Mexican drug lords, such as El Chapo, could be used to cover the cost of Donald Trump's border wall.
Pentecostals and evangelicals are the most persecuted branch of Christianity, a new report says.
127 years ago, Canada passed an anti-polygamy statute. Today, for the first time, it will be tested.
We are all necessarily prisoners of our own place and time, and thus, I was in my youth necessarily a fan of "The Handmaid’s Tale." I read it; I di
It seems a current assumption these days that the figure of the tyrant represents the most dangerous peril to the survival of democratic government
For years, Islamic nations have successfully pressed the United Nations to pass non-binding resolutions condemning “defamation of religion.”
A Saskatchewan judge has ruled that the provincial government must stop paying for non-Catholic students to attend Catholic schools in the province
That the nervous system develops sooner than thought could have implications for whether babies feel pain in the early weeks.
Pope Francis urged governments to get migrants and refugees out of holding centers, saying many had become “concentration camps.”
President Trump added a new name Thursday to the list of countries he accuses of preying on American workers and exploiting naïve American trade po