Top UK judges unanimously decided part of the 2014 legislation is incompatible with Article 8 of the European Convention of Human Rights in relatio
On the eve of Pope Francis’s visit to Auschwitz, a US rabbi has called on him to remove a Catholic church from the premises of the Nazi death camp.
An Alabama school superintendent who banned a high school marching band from playing "Amazing Grace" is reversing his decision.
EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock may be the next head of the Democratic National Committee, the apparatus that controls all the Democratic
The earliest church in Japan, built on a site where 26 Christians were martyred by crucifixion in 1597, is a candidate to become a World Heritage S
In a prominent video on its website’s homepage, a Catholic university is promoting an alumnus who left his wife to pursue same-sex relationships an
Javier Chavez loved his job at Macy’s. The devout Roman Catholic was hired in 1990 as a door guard.
The Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society will be required to accredit Trinity Western University’s law school graduates.
Halfway through the 2016 Democratic National Convention, and there's been just one reference to ISIS and Islamist terrorism.
Apparently clones of the same dead sheep from which Dolly was manufactured are in good health and aging normally. From the LiveScience
An Indian Christian was forced to reconvert to Hinduism as extremists continue systematically to target Christians and other religious minorities.<
Catholic pastoral workers play a crucial role in coming to the aid of “sea slaves” — fishermen who are held in inhumane conditions on the high seas
Two girls who were just 12 years old when authorities say they nearly killed their friend as a sacrifice to the internet phenomenon “Slender Man” c
One of a pair of ISIS knifemen who stormed a church in Normandy before slitting the throat of an elderly priest has been named as known terror thre
A Texas judge on Tuesday dismissed the last remaining charge against two California anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselve
In second grade, California students will learn about families with two moms or two dads.
As the culture wars continue across the United States, a leading Australian public relations specialist who deals with churches and faith-based org
Tim LaHaye, co-author of the Left Behind series, a multimillion-selling literary juggernaut that brought end-times prophecy into mainstrea
Iraq’s marshlands, which lie in the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, are believed to be the inspiration for the Bible’s Garden of Ede
I am a Pakistani medical doctor, currently receiving political asylum in the US for the past year and a half.
Publications and videos by ISIS repeatedly assert its intent to destroy the Christian church—that is, all Christians under its control—and its patt
Every year, pornography tangles up millions of people in its sticky spider webs.
Law enforcement officials in central Poland said Monday that a 48-year-old Iraqi man has been arrested on charges of possessing explosives.
Mario Glynn enjoys raising his seven children from the comfort of his new four bedroom apartment, a big change from where the single dad and his ki
The Syrian suicide bomber who injured 15 people in a Sunday night attack on a music festival in Ansbach, Germany, left behind a video pledging alle
A federal judge has scheduled sentencing next month for a Mississippi couple who pleaded guilty to planning to travel to Syria and join the Islamic
Last night in his speech accepting the Republican party nomination for president, Donald Trump again called for a repeal of Lyndon B.
Whether you read past the first line in this article or not is your choice, but inside your skull this decision will be accompanied by a buzz of ac
Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced Sunday she is stepping down as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee at the end of the party's convent
Catholic and Protestant Church leaders have denounced a U.S.
The founder of Family Talk, who also founded Focus on the Family in 1977, made his decision to support Trump after initially endorsing Sen.
The World Trade Center, Madrid, London, Mumbai, Fort Hood, Baghdad, Benghazi, Boston, Paris, San Bernardino, Brussels, Orlando and Nice, France.
On October 2000, in the sunny French city of Nice, the 105-member European Convention drafted the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Uni
Would anyone have dedicated their lives to building Communism if its partisans had been candid about what it entailed?
Despite the increasing persecution of Christians in China, the Communist country is on track to have the largest Christian population in the world
The Spirit of God knocked at least 350,000 millennials to their knees as they chanted "Jesus, Jesus, Jesus," in one of the most politically charged
The Supreme Court will rule on The Christian Institute’s judicial review of the Named Person scheme on Thursday, 28 July.
Yesterday, Russia’s new anti-terrorism laws, which restrict Christians from evangelizing outside of their churches, went into effect.
It is not often that a television program literally saves lives, but in the case of A&E's Born This Way, that's exactly what's happeni
With a contentious Republican National Convention now underway, an evangelical author is arguing that "evangelical Christianity in America as we ha
How many non-teachers does a school district need?
A series of internal Turkish government emails released by the Wikileaks site include what appear to be instructions to Palestinian terrorists on h
Catholic leaders warn that a concerted legal attack against a prominent evangelical university is part of a broader initiative to diminish Christia
Even though persecution against Christians in Bangladesh is on the rise, so is the number of Muslims converting to Christianity in the south Asian
Massimo Bottura’s restaurant, Osteria Francescana, currently ranks among the top five restaurants on the San Pellegrino list, which gather
The 3,000-year-old Carcer Tullianum is located under a 16th-century church overlooking the Roman Forum, but has been closed to the public for over
When Pastor Mark Burns opened up the Republican National Convention with prayer on Monday night, he could not have made himself more clear.
A city council meeting in Pensacola, Florida, turned chaotic Thursday evening when officials allowed a local religious-freedom activist to start th
Best friends Blair Reynolds and Justin Stumvoll, hosts of the "The Liberation Project" podcast, started their program after observing what they des
The congregation of St Mark’s church in Stoke-on-Trent are in tears.
A nationwide return to God is America's only hope for the future, evangelist Franklin Graham said in a Facebook Live prayer event before the start
Dozens of Vietnamese pastors who refused to comply with government orders to consolidate their unregistered house churches into a single, officiall
In The God of the Gulag, Volume 1, by Jonathan Luxmoore, which I blogged about last week, the author remarks that “Stalin could quote the Bible at
The Rev. Frank Pavone’s commitment to defending all life is evident in the gentle yet ardent manner in which he speaks.
Another 10 U.S. states are suing the Obama administration over guidelines covering which school bathrooms transgender students can use.
House church members in China have been threatened with legal action if they continue to allow their children to attend church services or particip
Another pro-life group has issued an endorsement for Donald Trump for President — this time it’s Missouri Right to Life.
Up until recently, you could have entered a Starbucks for a chai tea latte, an oat fudge bar ...
Ever wonder what the Bible has to say about praise hands and tears of joy? Now you can search the Bible using emoji on Bible Gateway.
Some experts worry the continuing legal saga of a southern Alberta couple convicted of failing to get proper medical treatment for their son who di
A pitfall of social media such as Facebook and Twitter is that we can find ourselves saying something we shouldn’t.
A recent report released by the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) divulged that 964,325 preborn babies were killed via abortions a
Donald Trump pledged that if elected president he would repeal a law that keeps tax-exempt nonprofits, including houses of worship, from endorsing
A billboard for "God's Not Dead 2," which was supposed to be displayed at the GOP convention, was rejected by a company for including the phrase "j
Delegates at the United Methodist Western Jurisdictional Conference have voted to elect an open lesbian as bishop despite prohibitions against such
Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch, who recently stirred controversy by posting pictures of herself with a prominent Muslim cleric, wa
My mother is a huge fan of Barack Obama.
It's amazing how children sometimes have more sense than adults, asking simple questions that jar us back to reality.
French media have identified the driver in the lorry attack on a Bastille Day crowd in Nice as a 31-year-old French-Tunisian man.
After multiple delays, California education officials are moving to comply with the nation’s first law requiring public schools to include prominen
A five-year study of pornography viewing among adolescents and young adults has found that youth who go to church watch less porn.
Speaking at a UN meeting on human rights, the Vatican’s representative reminded the assembly that human rights take precedence over the authority o
After a whirlwind three weeks in British politics, the country has a new prime minister in Theresa May, formerly the Home Secretary.
Seven evangelical lay Christians and a pastor who were detained and allegedly mistreated in Nepal after being caught handing out Bibles to children
Former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann says that God may have "lifted up" Donald Trump to be the Republican presidential nominee because he might be
We hear a lot about the decline of Catholic schools, but maybe not enough.
A Vatican court, citing freedom of the press, has acquitted two journalists who published confidential documents while their source, a Spanish mons
Theresa May becomes Prime Minister today, but what does her voting record say about her stance on moral issues such as Sunday Trading, assisted sui
More than a month after her 5-year-old daughter was allegedly raped by a child refugee from Iraq, Laney Shelly of Twin Falls, Idaho, says her littl
A single anonymous complaint is forcing a New York school district to cover a cross hanging on the side of a school building.
A US church group currently in the UK has been compared to neo-Nazis and Islamist terrorists by a newspaper columnist.
In 2007, Iowa enacted a law prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) dropped his presidential bid and officially endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
On Saturday evening, hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters gathered in St.
Russian evangelicals are expressing alarm in light of President Vladmir Putin's signing of a so-called anti-terrorism law last Thursday that impose
Questions about the integrity of the voting process in which Anglicans narrowly rejected a resolution to allow same-sex marriage emerged Tuesday, l
Something new and unexpected is coming to the rural countryside of central Wisconsin: a Christian arts and apologetics festival with an internation
Bill Nye, known from his 1990s TV show as "The Science Guy," toured the new Ark Encounter theme park in Kentucky with the head of the Christian apo
In the summer of 2014 a lie overtook significant parts of the country and grew into a kind of mass hysteria.
Last night, in Dallas, 11 police officers were shot by a sniper team in the heart of the city following what the media has described as a peaceful
Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed an anti-terrorism bill that includes dramatic restrictions on religious liberty for individuals and org
After Andrea Leadsom quit the Conservative Party leadership race today, it is looking increasingly likely that Theresa May will be announced as Pri
Drive-thru's are not only serving food everywhere in the country, but one is offering prayers in the city of El Paso, Texas.
When German writer and public speaker Gabriele Kuby talks about the effects of the West’s student revolution of 1968 she knows her stuff.
Large corporations are throwing their weight against North Carolina by supporting the Department of Justice in its lawsuit to block the state's bat
IT says a lot about our relationship with Hillary Clinton that she seems well on her way to becoming Madam President because she’s not getting indi
A story, carried in our July 7 edition, describes a presidential directive ordering a new gender-neutral Bible. It was a hoax.
Among cheering crowds, four street preachers were arrested in the UK on Wednesday for causing a “disturbance” while exhorting men to “obey God and
A former Russian Islamic State fighter has opened up about his time in Syria and detailed the barbarity he witnessed that inspired him to come up w
Anne Fontaine, director of "Coco Before Chanel" and "Gemma Bovery," released her most recent work, "The Innocents," about a group of Benedictine nu
During Wednesday night's program, FOX News Channel host Bill O'Reilly called out President Barack Obama for having an "emotional attachment to the
In the dead of winter every year thousands of prolifers throng the streets of downtown Washington making a public statement on behalf of life.
British couple Sarah and Matthew Pendleton had been married for almost 13 years when Matthew was arrested for voyeurism and downloading indecent pi
It is, according to some, the greatest story ever told, but soon you will be able to experience the life of Jesus for yourself in virtual reality.<
Dating site ChristianMingle, among others, must make same-sex matches, according to a recent settlement.
The federal Liberals could easily drop any mention of sex or gender from identity documents like passports immediately, notwithstanding concerns ci
Anti-discrimination “ban the box” laws, which prohibit employers from asking about criminal history on job applications, may serve to increase raci
When words fail us, we turn to the poets.
Although many scientists say demonic possession is a myth, one psychiatrist says it is very real and may be on the rise.
Divorced and civilly remarried Catholics may not receive Holy Communion unless they “refrain from sexual intimacy,” Philadelphia Archbishop Charles
As young residents of Great Britain desperately claw at anything that looks like it might reverse the EU Referendum, vote experts are looking at th
Hillary Clinton has avoided prosecution for her use of a private email server while at the State Department.
The ousting of Islamic State fighters from Fallujah was supposed to make Baghdad safer, by showing that the jihadists could be defeated and deprive
Last summer, George Washington University announced that it would no longer require students to submit their SAT or ACT scores as incoming freshmen
It is a wise general rule to pay little or no attention to anything celebrities say.
Asking children to attend Christian assemblies undermines their human rights, according to a United Nations committee.
Natural disasters, epic political conflict and disunity in churches might have paralyzed Christian outreach in Nepal over the past year – but indig
The report — by former Canadian politician David Kilgour, human rights lawyer David Matas, and journalist Ethan Gutmann — shows that organ transpla
Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has spoken of his “delight” at news that a mine clearance charity has secured permission to de-mine
A month after a crowd of village Hindus in Jharkhand state, India summoned 25 Christians, tied up six of them and beat them with sticks, some of th
“Teenagers have sex.
Findings point to Islamic State responsibility for a suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's main international airport that killed 36 people and wounded
A Christian group is raising red flags about pro-Islamic bias in BBC programming.
A "Cave Church" in Egypt is one of the largest churches in the country, a place where 70,000-plus Christians gather every week to worship and prais
The Democratic platform process is finally underway, and the main issue is this: Did the campaign of Bernie Sanders really alter the Democratic Par
The law in question is the Weldon Amendment, which prohibits any federal, state or local government from forcing support for abortion. ADF attorney
The Primate of Belgium, who has been in office less than a year, has closed down, for dubious reasons, a priestly fraternity that had been blessed
Politicians and pundits are still scrambling to understand and explain the reasons behind Britain’s stunning exit from the European Union.
Pro-life supporters suffered their worst defeat in many years on Monday at the U.S. Supreme Court in Whole Woman’s Health v.
Working toward full communion is a project of love, humility and peace, Pope Francis told Armenian Orthodox leaders gathered at an ecumenical meeti
A new report reveals that the questions that Britain's Home Office asks Christian and Christian convert asylum-seekers to assess their applications
Today is an especially difficult day for the pro-life movement thanks to the Supreme Court decision striking down part of a Texas pro-life law that
Expectant Mom Meghan Jacobs was excitedly looking forward to welcoming her first child with her husband, Allen—a girl whose name, Lennox, they’d ch
Helicopter parenting can produce children with anxiety and depression.
I am a religious leader from India, where we know something about extremism.
Advocates of parental rights concerned about government overreach when it comes to their children’s development were relieved that the feds are not
Former Minnesota Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann has called for a complete shutdown on mass immigration into the U.S.
The Vatican hit back on Sunday (June 26) at Turkey’s depiction of Pope Francis as having a “crusader mentality” after he used the word genocide to
A senior Iraqi general has announced on state TV that the battle for Falluja is over as Iraqi troops retook the final ISIS holdout in the city.
Another day, another town. Ryan T.
“It’s infuriating and outrageous,” the American Center for Law and Justice’s (ACLJ) Harry G. Hutchison insisted.
As Britain voted whether to leave the European Union or remain, rain lashed down across London, flooding main railway lines and parts of the London
As he sensed victory, Ukip leader Nigel Farage told a wildly cheering crowd he hoped a Brexit victory would be a “victory for the whole of Europe”
The archdiocese of Montreal is implementing a plan that would forbid priests and church volunteers from being alone with children.
Voters in three major battleground states are sharply divided over whether transgender people should be allowed to use the public bathroom correspo
An armed man who was gunned down by the police at a cinema complex in Viernheim, western Germany, had a hand grenade and was wearing a suicide belt
The Rev. Andrew White, acclaimed as the Anglican “Vicar of Baghdad” for his outreach among Iraqi Christians, has been suspended with pay and his Br
The Pentagon has launched an investigation into why a retired veteran with 33 years service was dragged off a military base, allegedly for saying t
Evangelical leaders have made their concerns about Donald Trump loud and clear.
Donald Trump met privately with evangelical leaders in New York Tuesday.
This morning The Washington Post reported on a growing problem afflicting the American workforce: fewer men are participating.
Homes and property belonging to the Coptic community of Qarayat al Bayda village near Alexandria were attacked on 17 June by angry crowds protestin
According to insurance companies, Obamacare is unsustainable.
The Cardinal of Toronto has spoken out against last week’s decision by the Canadian government to legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide.
Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who spent six days in jail for refusing to issue gay marriage licenses, has said that a new state law taking affect s
It’s not the crime, but the cover-up.
Going into the meeting, Tony Perkins with the Family Research Council was candid:
Three Christians working with Bibles4Mideast who were reported missing a week ago have been reunited with their coworkers and are telling a stunnin
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth, and then some time later ? created emoji ? .
On Monday, June 13, Skip Rodgers dipped the back tire of his steel-frame touring bike into the Pacific Ocean in Anacortes, Wash., 93 miles south of
Since the left is now engaged in an all-out effort to blame Christianity for the Orlando massacre, actually committed by a homosexual, muslim, ISIS
All my life I was told how special I was to be loved so much by not one, but two sets of parents.
It’s like the movement against smoking. The authorities decide that they must keep people from smoking for their own good.
In a press conference in Orlando on Monday, an FBI agent said that censoring the word “ISIS” from the Orlando terrorist’s 911 call will stop future
An evangelical church leader in Isleham, a quiet English village in Cambridgeshire, has caused outrage after using one of his sermons to preach abo
Islamic State (IS) members “are following sharia, Quran, word by word,” stated Iraqi Catholic Chaldean priest Douglas Bazi at Washington, DC’s Cath
JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association, is refusing to retract a study they published about when an unborn child begins to feel pain, su
As the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church opened with only 10 of the 14 Orthodox churches represented, Pope Francis offered his prayers.
The Church of England will seek a compromise between traditional marriage supporting Christians and LGBT-affirming voices at its next General Synod
President Obama is under fire for not pointing directly to radical Islam as the culprit in what goes down in American history as the nation's worst
Belgian police have raided dozens of homes and detained 12 people for allegedly preparing new terror attacks in the country during at least one of
To much fanfare in the press, Pope Francis has started a "dialogue" about the Catholic Church's marriage practices.
Prominent New Testament scholars are saying this week that it is time to put to rest an infamous papyrus that suggests Jesus Christ had a wife.
FBI agents on Friday questioned a member of the Florida mosque attended by Omar Mateen, the man who shot 49 people to death at a gay nightclub, as
Have you ever thought that high school graduates today… well, just don’t seem to know or understand as much as they once did?
Hundreds of people came out to protest a Christian conversion ceremony in Rishon Leziyon on Saturday morning.
In the days following the Orlando terrorist attack, some media and leftist political groups have put the blame on Christians.
Donald Trump promised to go to bat for the LGBT community, announcing his support on the heels of Sunday’s mass terror shooting in an Orlando gay n
The newly released movie "Me Before You" features an ultra-rich, ultra-selfish playboy who after an accident becomes severely disabled, and despite
It was the end of a long day of baseball under the late May sun in Santa Clara, Cuba, and Marilyn Santos found an unpainted, dented, wooden basebal
A county court on Tuesday dismissed a misdemeanor charge against the man responsible for undercover investigations of Planned Parenthood, although
He was Mr. Hockey, but he was also Mr. Family.
After a gunman pledging allegiance to ISIS carried out the deadliest mass shooting in U.S.
Michio Kaku has made a name for himself as a world-leading theoretical physicist unafraid to speak his mind.
Kansas will not force school districts to allow students to use restrooms of the gender with which they identify.
Prosecutors have convened a grand jury to investigate Noor Salman, wife of gunman Omar Mateen, sources quoted by Fox News and Reuters say.
Facebook is implementing a new feature that allows people to flag their friends’ posts that appear suicidal.
A Christian teenager in the United Kingdom suffered from a series of bullying acts, including having been tied to a cross, allegedly carried out by
Pranking members of the public - or, better still, public figures or celebrities - often makes for good comedy value and at least decent TV viewing
At the age of 102 Father Hermann Scheipers passed away last night. He was the last surviving priest of Dachau concentration camp.
Many people are surely asking, "What if the gunman from the Orlando, Florida shooting were a Christian?"
Orlando was the worst mass shooting in US history. It looks set to become the most politically charged as well.
Convert or die.
That is the war cry of the modern-day jihadi.
In the midst of negotiations to relocate a government-sanctioned church in China’s coastal Zhejiang, a team of officials destroyed the structure wi
Christopher Hitchens was a fascinating figure.
In ways subtle and in some ways not so subtle, the Obama administration is beginning to matter-of-factly do what it can to help Hillary Clinton be
A team of politicians and human rights activists who toured Chhattisgarh has reported several cases of violence against Christians in the eastern I
However great the shock of the massacre in Orlando, it is only a matter of time before we start hearing again the fact-free dogma that “diversity i