Masses, prayer vigils, exhibitions and even a musical will be some of the many events taking place in Rome to celebrate the canonization of Blessed
The Conservative leadership contest continues to attract some lesser-known candidates, with defeated former MP Pierre Lemieux throwing his hat into
A fragment from what is believed to be the True Cross of Christ, stolen from its home beneath a picture.
The State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton reportedly hosted a training course for residential assistants on how to “stop white people.”
North Korea test fired a submarine-based ballistic missile from its east coast on Wednesday, South Korean authorities said.
The New Democratic government of Alberta has apparently forgotten its duty to protect religious freedom and parental rights in the wake of Educatio
In the midst of the rusty shanties of Nairobi’s Kibera slums, the Holy Trinity Anglican Church stands out in bright yellow.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slightly edges Republican rival Donald Trump with four points, according to the latest survey by
It's an old joke: On the eighth day, God created Southeast Conference (SEC) football.
The American Center for Law and Justice is demanding the United Nations Genocide Office take action to stop the genocide of Christians in the Middl
Pro-life groups are celebrating after a Wisconsin Planned Parenthood closed its doors for good.
Transgender teenagers have been getting very positive press in Australia this year.
Emails released Monday provide new examples of a Clinton Foundation official seeking access to the State Department on behalf of donors at a time w
A Garden City funeral home won a legal victory Thursday when a federal judge ruled the company did not violate the law when it terminated a transge
A world record breaking student whose parents were advised to have an abortion has been crowned Ms Wheelchair America.
Accidents are not new to any action film and the past two versions of "Ben-Hur" were not spared.
International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that Asia Bibi, a Christian mother sentenced to death for allegedly committing blasphemy, will ha
Ten years ago, the censoring of a lecture at Utrecht University on Muslim anti-Semitism reached the international media. The victim of this censors
A groundbreaking report that examines nearly 200 peer-reviewed studies on sexual orientation and gender identity concludes that science hasn’t conf
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump included uncharacteristic comments of regrets and visits in another revamp of an unsettling politica
An Islamic leader in Italy argued that polygamy should also be legally recognized as a civil right after the country approved the union among same-
Prominent house church pastor Yang Hua will finally be tried in court this month after spending eight months in prison in Guizhou, China.
Target plans to spend $20 million adding single-stall, lockable bathrooms to all store locations after a controversy over a new policy that allows
UN Special Envoy Laurie Cardoza-Moore condemned the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) when the church group overwhelmingly voted on two
Scientists have discovered evidence of a massive flood that occurred in China 4,000 years ago.
I recently wrote a column that talked about the need for long-term, generational thinking among conservatives, and a hard break with the myopically
Twitter Inc has shut down 360,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts since the middle of 2015, the company said in a blog post on
Tim Kaine lauded Bill Clinton on the campaign trail as someone with his 'values straight' as they traveled together on a bus tour to promote the De
After violent riots, Milwaukeeans in the blighted inner city are searching for their own way out of despair, saying they cannot rely on government-
French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran stressed that peaceful relations between Christians and Muslims could defeat the threats of radical terrorism tha
The Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) is demanding that an Air Force officer who displayed an open Bible at his work station at Peterson
When George W.
What is the status of free speech in the 21st Century? I’d say that speech is freer, but people are not.
The recently discovered ruins of a first century synagogue in Israel confirm historic accounts of Jesus' life found in the New Testament.
Allegany County Commissioners will not face a federal lawsuit to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the local courthouse lawn - for now, at le
The Navy is naming a ship in honor of the late gay rights leader Harvey Milk, who served in the Navy for four years before he began a career in San
‘It was rare for us to see him in the mornings,” says Brunhilde Pomsel, her eyes closed and chin in her hand as she recalls her former boss.
A mother and son whose forbidden love affair could land them each a lengthy jail sentence have declared they are 'madly in love' and nothing will t
As early as this autumn, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will apologize on behalf of all Canadians to those who were imprisoned, fired from their job
A website called DCLeaks.com recently published a tranche of documents that it claims to have obtained from the Open Society Foundations, the inter
America’s largest Lutheran organization has announced that “Church-dividing issues” have been resolved, and the path is clear for unity with the Ca
The three founders of the groundbreaking virtual reality company THE VOID have publicly declared they will not include pornography in the “immersiv
In response to recent terror attacks, some French leaders are taking a hard look at beach-appropriate fashion.
One of Britain’s most notorious hate preachers has been convicted of aiding ISIS.
Abortion activists are throwing millions of outside dollars into Pennsylvania in an attempt to oust pro-life U.S. Senator Pat Toomey.
Elections aren’t about finalities, they’re about processes. They may be about departures.
Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett on Sunday afternoon, August 14th provided an update on unrest in the city beginning
Contributions for political campaigns are recorded and monitored, and made available as public information in order to ensure transparency in the p
In 2008, the death of a Hindu leader led to the worst case of anti-Christian violence in India’s history.
In a nation where women and children are sold for sexual exploitation, one mother and her family have become agents of change—living out a message
Modern biographers who lack religious faith themselves are likely to misunderstand their subject if he is searching for faith in his own life.
It is World Breastfeeding Week. We introduce you to an Omaha mother whose son unexpectedly passed away at 10 months.
It now seems a certainty that one of the three Bethnal Green schoolgirls who travelled to Syria via Turkey last year, in order to join ISIS, Kadiza
Monday marks an Italian holiday called ferragosto, which now coincides with the feast of the Assumption of Mary, but which in reality stre
Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling together top German companies for meetings on how the country can best integrate last year’s flood of asylum-se
Rampant mainstream media bias against Donald Trump could play right into the GOP presidential candidate’s hands, sparking a sympathetic backlash fr
Thousands of Israelis from across the country converged on the capital Saturday night to participate in the annual march around the walls of the Ol
"[Christians are] really recognized for reconciliation,” Open Doors’ Zoe Smith told Premier UK.
There's a new hacker on the scene: DCLeaks.com, purportedly fronted by the same Russian hackers who breached the email server of the Democratic Nat
I was once called a “cracker” by a member of the Nation of Islam.
The upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will feature a religious theme that may ring familiar to Americans, the film's director claims.<
An ISIL supporter detonated a bomb in a taxi after he was cornered by police on Wednesday, a source familiar with the investigation said, adding in
What are liberals going to say for themselves if Donald Trump gets assassinated?
The U.S. military's highest court has rejected the religious freedom defense of a Christian Marine who was punished for posting Bible verses.
Broadcast Networks in the U.S. remain virtually silent about the genocide of Christians in the Middle East.
In just a few days, a mikvah (spiritual purification pool) will open in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City, after ten years of construction
Recently I had a surreally disquieting experience.
The Pope, who is known for his more liberal views on issues such as homosexuality, made the remarks at a closed meeting with Bishops in Krakow, how
The candidate behind the biggest Republican push to allow pastors to back politicians from the pulpit has received fewer sermon endorsements than h
Faced with intense opposition from religious colleges in California, a state Senator said Wednesday he has decided to amend a bill by dropping a pr
A Mississauga teacher has been suspended after at least one advocacy group alleged she participated in an anti-Israel protest.
A House Republican task force has found that officials from the U.S. military’s Central Command altered intelligence reports to portray the U.S.
A lawyer who took on China’s political system with uncustomary grit, giving voice to dissidents and seeking justice for poisoned children, was sent
“#NotMyPope.” In the wake of Pope Francis’ equivocal response to the murder of a French priest by two Islamic jihadists, that’s the top trending ha
An academic book that suggests the moral status of pedophilia is unclear, has some prominent social conservatives saying that we are now on a famil
Sexual violence in Germany has reached epidemic proportions since Chancellor Angela Merkel allowed into the country more than one million mostly ma
In only 15 seconds, this video cuts through decades of falsehood with one powerful truth: “In one single day Planned Parenthood kills more unarmed
So much for any sense of Donald Trump staying away from inflammatory and dangerous comments.
For the past several months, Israelis have suffered a wave of terror attacks.
We expect to hear a lot of lies during an election year, and this year is certainly no exception.
The radical, anti-values sexual revolution is accelerating at break-neck speed.
Was it simply a faux pas? Was it ignorance? Or was it intentional?
In the wake of the Supreme Court striking down strict restrictions on abortion in Texas, a new national opinion poll finds that the majority of Ame
Don Shenk, director of The Tide global radio ministry, says the most severe persecution is taking place in villages in the vast south Asian country
Utah has declared pornography a public health crisis and now porn publications are striking back.
A North Carolina school district that is considering measures that go against state law regarding transgender access to bathrooms and that tells fa
Revival that ignited along the West Coast will now burn to the East Coast as Lou Engle takes Azusa Now to Rick Joyner's Morning Star Ministries in
This week the California Assembly begins final deliberations on Sen.
There’s no question at this point that Hillary Clinton has won the “battle of the convention bounces.” The polling averages have the Democratic nom
A Bible camp in Canada is under fire for its stance on homosexuality, and one group is looking for another location to host its leadership event af
Shooting stars will likely light up the night sky next week during a meteor shower known as Perseid, which will be more speculator than we have wit
Let me tell you how I got in trouble with ladies.
Did it ever occur to President Obama to ask why he couldn’t just cut a check to the Iranian regime?
Residents in the southern Egyptian village of Naj al-Nassara watched in horror as their beloved Archangel Mikhail Coptic Church burned to the groun
Bill Nye, host of the popular 1990s kids’ program Bill Nye the Science Guy, has become a celebrity spokesman for science.
James Dobson didn’t realize his off-the-cuff remarks about Donald Trump’s faith would set off so many questions about the Republican candidate’s al
When the opening ceremonies of the summer Olympics begin tomorrow in Rio de Janeiro, much of the world will be transfixed by the festivities and th
Sixty-one percent of voters think Hillary Clinton is dishonest, yet she’s opened up a big lead over Donald Trump in the latest Fox News Poll.
Last week, pro-life students filed a lawsuit against the Brandon University Students’ Union after it revoked their club status last November, CBC N
A Christian convert who was jailed and horrendously tortured because of his faith in Christ says the radical extremist problem facing the world tod
Just about every Republican official and consultant has at some point wrestled with the question of whether or not Donald Trump really wants to be
Vice President Joe Biden presided over a gay marriage Tuesday and the Rev.
A number of Chinese Christians and the lawyers that represent them are being detained by the country's national government, with little or no word
In the emotional hours after five police officers were shot and killed during a Black Lives Matter protest in Dallas last month, Rohini Sethi vente
Of the two subjects most likely to be banned from the dinner table, most Americans would rather talk about politics than God.
A FBI electronics technician pleaded guilty on Monday to having illegally acted as an agent of China, admitting that he on several occasions passed
Those who’ve pushed condoms like candy in public schools have given us any number of rationales.
Live Action has produced a series of videos by former abortionist Dr.
President Barack Obama, during a joint appearance with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to discuss foreign trade and support for the Trans-
Evidence of the state-run church being controlled by the government has been witnessed through a video mentioned by a Christian persecution watchdo
The province's Barristers' Society has so far denied accreditation to Trinity Western University's law school based on its Christian view regarding
In the most generous cities in America, most adults donate overwhelmingly through local churches, according to a new study.
Beginning next summer, students will have an opportunity to take a six-day trip to places like Philadelphia, Atlanta, or Memphis to get involved in
A basic premise of the apprenticeship model is that people best learn by example.
It’s a hot summer night, and leaders of the Satanic Temple have gathered in the crimson-walled living room of a Victorian manse in this city renow
It is no secret that China is not the most welcoming place for Christians.
Pope Francis on Sunday defended his avoidance of the term “Islamic violence” by suggesting the potential for violence lies in every religion, inclu
At least 50 British children are thought to be living in Islamic State territories and are being trained to become the next generation of terrorist
A woman receives holy communion during Pope Francis visit at the Jasna Gora shrine in Czestochowa, Poland July 28, 2016.
Filmmaker Ray Comfort, whose movies have been seen by millions, claims to destroy atheism with one scientific question, which he reveals in a new m
When 19-year-old Adel K and his fellow jihadist entered the Eglise St.
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.