It certainly wasn't a meeting anyone expected after Donald Trump called the idea of man-made climate "a hoax" on the campaign trail.
Senate Republicans agreed to remove a religious liberty amendment from a defense bill earlier this week, after a fierce campaign was waged against
Parents are deeply concerned about an After School Satan Club that targets children as young as 5 scheduled to open at Point Defiance Elementary Sc
The Museum of the Bible plans to offer visitors an unparalleled Bible experience with a $42 million investment in state-of-the art technology that
Researchers may have found millions of women and girls who were believed to be missing across China.
In very dramatic fashion, the Vancouver-based Boys Club Network has taken its case for mentoring programs to Parliament Hill.
On 2 December, a vast number of Muslims crowded into Jakarta’s central park, Medan Merdeka, and surrounding suburbs for what organisers called “Def
President-elect Donald Trump is planning to tax companies who leave the US as a form of "retribution".
Muhammad continues to be one of the most popular names in the United Kingdom, with a new survey finding it to be the second most common name given
Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has died this November 25, at age 90.
The abortion giant Planned Parenthood, the Center for Reproductive Rights and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) have filed suit to challeng
It’s a timeless maxim of politics: Holding power masks a party’s internal divisions and conflicts.
After a weeklong business trip abroad, American pastor Ryan Keating was detained at the airport overnight, interrogated and then put on a pla
In rural Maryland, a battle is taking place over the future of religious colleges in the U.S.
Pope Francis on Wednesday (Nov.
Activists on both sides of the abortion debate are weighing in on President-elect Donald Trump's pick to head the Department of Health and Human Se
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the Monday car and knife attack on Ohio State University, describing 18-year-old Somali-born terro
Young people around the world are losing faith in democracy.
Teens’ sexual behaviors have a big connection to their overall health, a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control found.
Five men in Pakistan's Punjab province were sentenced to death last week for their leading role in the November 2014 murder of a Christian couple.
Fidel Castro, from 1959 to 2006 the world’s longest-running Marxist dictator, is dead at the age of 90.
The quantity of former senior military officers under consideration to join the Trump Administration has drawn enthusiasm and ire. Military and ve
It’s been two weeks and counting since the larbord side of the country lost a can’t-lose election to the worst presidential nominee in American his
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, jeered by one critic as a "fearless defender of safe causes," found to his chagrin this week that one of hi
A strange thing happened in northwestern Europe half a million years ago.
While the German federal government is looking to increase the number of deportations of failed asylum seekers, regional governments led by left-wi
Most motorists, stopped at the light and eager to move on, just ignore the person.
But what should you do before the light changes?
Every heresy starts with at least a tiny mustard seed of truth.
A Canadian study concludes that churches teaching from a literal interpretation of the Bible experience greater growth rates than those holding to
A 19-year-old homeschool graduate has become the youngest in Canada to win a parliamentary seat, closing out his opponents with over 50 percent of
Newly released last week, to muted publicity, was a comprehensive, reliable and rigorous Cochrane review of studies reviewing school-based interven
Evangelicals are going to make quite a mark on the United States of America beginning Jan. 20, 2017.
Pastor Rick Warren and Catholic Bishop Robert Barron will be featured speakers in a Webcast event on Thursday to discuss why assisted suicide is wr
In response to a question regarding the implications of transgender politics for religious freedom, the professor described the “social-justice war
As the violent post-election riots continue, many observers are becoming aware that much of the rioting is the work of paid protesters who have bee
House Democrats fear that they are losing white, working-class voters due to the party’s shift toward urban and suburban voters.
The Palestinian Authority leadership blasted a proposed law to ban the use of loudspeakers to broadcast the Muslim call to prayer from mosques acro
All four – Toomey in Pennslvania, Marco Rubio in Florida, Roy Blunt in Missouri, and Ron Johnson in Wisconsin – won races.
E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt has called on the cast of the Broadway show Hamilton to apologize to Mike Pence for what he descr
Ben Emmerson (pictured) is facing an investigation by his own law firm into claims that he groped the woman
On Thursday, I testified in Austin, Texas about the latest skirmish over how evolution is taught in Texas public high schools.
As Election Day demonstrated, the contentious 2016 presidential campaign witnessed a stunning uprising of the people against the Washington establi
President-elect Donald Trump is considering nominating Texas Senator Ted Cruz to serve as U.S.
Lord Hall of Birkenhead, head of the taxpayer-funded corporation, is reportedly inviting religious leaders to join discussions about multi-faith co
A Brit tourist allegedly raped by two men in Dubai faces jail after cops accused her of sex outside marriage.
Google and Facebook took steps on November 14 to ban “fake news” content publishers from generating a cut of advertising revenues through Google Ad
As Iraqi armed forces continue to force ISIS out of Mosul, the terror group is fighting to keep its hold on the city.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St.
In the midst of a turbulent week (aren’t they all, eh?) in the world, in the Church, and I dare say in the individual details of your own lives… he
The people of Paris have come together in a day of mourning to mark the one year anniversary of the Islamic terror attacks which claimed the lives
Questions and uncertainty abound for the troubled party of the progressives, as a de factor leader has yet to emerge in the wake of former Democrat
A high school football coach in Pennsylvania is now no longer leading prayers with his team following the receipt of a complaint from a prominent p
The American people have returned a pro-life majority to Congress and have elected a president committed to rolling back the Obama administration’s
The members of six Indonesian churches, destroyed last year at the hands of Islamist extremists , are seeing growth despite rising Christian persec
Dear liberal friends who are blaming Donald Trump’s election on racism and sexism:
We geniuses in the news media spent only the last month telling you how Donald Trump was losing this election.
Senate Republicans took a big gamble on the Supreme Court this year when they shut down President Barack Obama’s effort to fill a vacancy created b
Donald Trump’s victory today came as a deeply divided country opted for change.
Americans voted to elect Republican Donald Trump as president in what has been described as "miraculous" and "divine intervention."
A Bill proposing a public vote to decide on same-sex marriage has been blocked in Australia.
Islamic State militants fighting to hold on to their Mosul stronghold have killed at least 20 people in the last two days for passing information t
The Austrian government has been medically assessing ‘underage’ migrants if they are suspected to be lying about their age.
The filing of the final campaign stories can only mean one thing – it’s postmortem time.
Thousands of Russian citizens have traveled to join the fight in Syria, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warned in an interview with Israeli
With less than three days left before the 2016 election is over — barring recounts — Republican nominee Donald Trump is in a better position to win
Births outside of marriage are declining in the United States, driven by a decline in births outside marriage among immigrant women and a flattenin
The public discourse surrounding the presidential election this fall has brought to light many disparaging comments from both of the major candidat
Just A Girl features ‘Amy’ – played by an actress – who is starting out at secondary school, and does not want anyone to find out he was “born in t
If worship is powerful—that is, if kneeling before Almighty God in humility and rising to praise Him in gratitude and going forth to obey Him in fa
The link between alcohol and elections is older than the republic.
Alberta Education's allegations of financial mismanagement by a private Cold Lake Christian school and the home-schooling association it contracts
During an interview with Bloomberg last month, billionaire financier of liberal-progressive activism George Soros claimed Donald Trump would win No
Politicians in Washington aren’t going to care much right now about a movie depicting the short life of a Christian girl, according to film produce
Hillary Clinton’s campaign chief helped to create campaign groups to press for a “revolution” in the Catholic Church, according to leaked emails.
There's a warning that the persecution of Christians around the world is getting worse as International Freedom of Religion or Belief Day is marked
A stone slab believed to have once held the body of Jesus Christ after his crucifixion is being unveiled for the first time in centuries at the Chu
In the year 123 A.D., the Roman government launched a severe crackdown against the Jews, culminating in 134 A.D., when all Jewish practices were fo
The sound of church bells on a Sunday morning might be taken for granted in towns across America.
Christians across America must express their outrage at the Ninth Circuit Court's ruling to uphold California's so called 'Reproductive FACT Act.'
The latest figures are “the tip of the iceberg” according to Christian advocacy charity Open Doors.
The 21 Chibok schoolgirls who were reunited with their families after being held by the terrorist group Boko Haram for more than two years, face da
Paying agitators to bait Trump supporters may be sleazy, but it’s unlikely to result in legal trouble for the Democratic operatives caught in the P
I very much agree with Eric Metaxas' post on his blog today on the dangerous foolishness of far too many Christians regarding the Clinton vs Trump
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign communications director Jennifer Palmieri and Center for American Progress fellow John H
A diverse coalition of Iraqi forces launched a long-awaited offensive against Islamic State in Mosul, one of the last major cities still controlled
Polls have repeatedly shown that, among blacks, support for charter schools is substantially higher than opposition.
At least 28 states introduced legislation to regulate the handling of aborted babies’ body parts in the past year after the Center for Medical Prog
Editors of the New Atlantis, a scholarly journal "devoted to science and technology issues and their relation to social and political affa
China's governing Communist Party is set to launch a nationwide crackdown on Christianity.
Mr. Donald Trump is raising the bar of America’s conscience. Apology is often the first step in correcting a wrong.
When two top government agencies claimed "a growing chorus" of parents, educators, and students were demanding transgenders be allowed to use the s
In an exclusive video interview at the presidential suite of the historic Watergate Hotel, the victims of Bill Clinton’s alleged sexual assault — J
Even in a rural Mexican community that has grown accustomed to the news of brutal killings, the abduction and murder of a popular Catholic priest h
Hillary Clinton tried to put the spotlight on Russian President Vladimir Putin when she got confronted with an uncomfortable statement from one of
‘A World without Down’s syndrome?’, presented by actress Sally Phillips, questions what will happen if a new 99 per cent accurate screening test fo
A United Church of Canada congregation overseen by an openly atheist minister seldom uses the Bible during worship and has replaced the Lord's Pray
In Iran this week, a young woman named Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee was sentenced to five years in prison. Her crime?
An American missionary to Russia is the first U.S.
In the independent Sony Pictures Classic release The Hollars, directed by actor/director John Krasinski and written by Jim Strouse, a fami
Pope Francis said those bombing civilians in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo will be “accountable to God” for their actions as he renewed his ap
Americans don’t know much about theology. Most say God wrote the Bible. But they’re not sure everything in it is true.
The Wall Street Journal delivers the latest update on President Obama’s Iran deal, in which we learn about yet another secret side agreeme
A newly-released document shows Planned Parenthood’s New York-based 501(c)(3) non-profit giving $75,000 to the Planned Parenthood Votes Washington
As children head back to school, an increasing number of their homeschooled peers will be starting their academic year as well.
The study, whos
Alberta’s New Democratic Party government has launched an inquiry into two private Christian schools whose board refuses to comply with government
A spokesman for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Fraternal Order of Police revealed on CNN Thursday that around "70 percent" of the rioters they've arrest
Nearly half a century ago, archaeologists found a charred ancient scroll in the ark of a synagogue on the western shore of the Dead Sea.
‘The scalpel cut into the chest and blood gushed out,” recalled an unnamed policeman in Shenyang, China.
Is there a place for Christian apologetics in the contemporary church?
The negative news keeps coming for the Target Corporation, but if anyone has put a bull's-eye on the chain's back, it's the retailer itself.
Republican nominee Donald Trump said that under his economic plan, the U.S.
Recent studies show that homosexual youth are far more likely to use drugs, smoke, drink, and engage in risky, violent, and/or self-destructive beh
The Catholic Church has not changed her practice towards divorced and civilly remarried Catholics — despite what the faithful may have been led to
This week, Pew released the results of its 2016 study of political party identification, including breakdowns of both parties by gender, age, race,
The first female soldier to ever attempt Green Beret special forces training has washed out of the course.
As millions of Muslim refugees flood into the West, author Tom Doyle believes there's a huge opportunity for the church to show them love.
A first-of-its-kind study takes an empirical look at the true “value” of faith.
After more than two decades in Los Angeles, Barbara Nicolosi knows the Christian scene in Hollywood extremely well.
The Communist Party in China, which is leading a crackdown on Christians, detained two female Christian summer camp leaders in the northwestern Xin
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has unveiled a plan aimed at making child care more affordable.
Fifty religious leaders from the Christian and Muslim minorities in India met together last week to discuss the religious freedom challenges facing
Neal Gabler, who for decades has claimed that the press is consistently biased — against the left!
I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Lord Jonathan Sacks, a British rabbi who won the 2016 Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion—a prize
Hillary Clinton teed one up for Donald Trump on Friday night when she said that half of his supporters were racist, sexist, homophobic and/or Islam
Police say the women are also suspected of planning to strike a train station in the Paris area or to target police.
In his homily at Sunday Mass, Cardinal Christoph Schönborn (pictured) warned that “Europe is on the verge of forfeiting its Christian heritage,” no
After suggesting the U.S. may cooperate with Syria under the newly brokered ceasefire agreement, U.S.
Believe it or not, there are indications that it may be.
It is difficult to know where to start a review of a book as extraordinary as Corinna Turner’s Someday. I am not a fan of YA fiction as a
Hillary Clinton’s health is under scrutiny after a video surfaced showing the Democratic presidential nominee stumbling into a car after abruptly l
He hates the way things are done these days, and church sure ain’t what it used to be.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign announced Monday morning it has brought on Ambassador R.
The American pastime of church shopping finally has some solid stats: how many Christians do it (and how often), why they left their last church, a
Chris Amos, a retired police officer from Norfolk, Va., recently shared his thoughts over all the flap caused by NFL football quarterback Colin Kap
Jerusalem’s “Old City” was, until the mid-19th century, the entire urban area of the Holy City.
President Obama will veto legislation allowing the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in U.S. courts, the White House said Monday.
Are we in the midst of a masculinity crisis? Two Christian writers offered very different answers to this question in recent articles.
One of the great transitions in education in the past fifty years has been the increased emphasis on the so-called STEM subjects – science, technol
A video shows Hillary Clinton collapsing into the arms of her security detail after leaving a ceremony at Ground Zero early today.
The woman in an iconic photo shown kissing an ecstatic sailor in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died.
The chairman of the U.S.
A doctor in Norway has lost her job after taking a stand for the sanctity of life.
If Hillary Clinton and the Democrats are so confident of winning this election, why are they becoming more hysterical by the day?
The three presidential debates this fall will probably be unlike anything we have seen before.
Walls, it seems, are back in style. At least in Europe.
Via the BBC:
A new study casts some doubts on claims that today's teens are lazy and disengaged, with the Barna Group finding that the majority of teenagers — 6
On Valentine’s Day 2016, couples embraced, boxes of chocolate were exchanged, romantic dinners were eaten, and Ted Cruz’s onetime communications di
As the world focusses on potential military advances against the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, it risks overlooking another vast regio
The Alabama Attorney General asked a judge this week to lift the blocks on two state laws that protect children from abortions, AL reports.
As if Hillary Clinton needed another scandal this election cycle, but that's exactly what she got following Wednesday night's "Commander-in-Chief F
Have you ever thought that high school graduates today… well, just don’t seem to know or understand as much as they once did?
In a massive rejection of the government's insistence on pushing through legislation to open the country to "legal abortion," Chileans from all wal
The presidential campaign featured a battle over military brass Tuesday, as Republican Donald Trump released a letter from 88 retired generals and
A senior judge has challenged Islamist extremists who live on benefits while claiming to "despise" Western democracy, as he sentenced hate preacher
Anne Arundel County officials are pushing back over a Maryland school district policy that prohibits schools from notifying parents if their daught
Archaeologists from the Jerusalem-based Temple Mount Sifting Project believe they have reconstructed a unique architectural element from the Second
Is it possible to be both a Christian and a libertarian?
A little over three years ago, I envisioned welcoming our baby daughter into the world with glee and celebration.
Pro-abortion President Barack Obama has proposed a new rule that would essentially prohibit states from defunding the Planned Parenthood abortion b
A group of New York Muslims has taken offense at a small town’s new memorial honoring those who died in the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks.
I, for one, welcome the unofficial end of summer. I’ll miss the Olympics and fancy tomato salads.
Anti-feminist and conservative political activist Phyllis Schlafly was a favorite of the religious right.
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz asked the U.S.
HBO’s Vice documentary series presented “Right to Die,” a 27-minute “debate” on assisted suicide.
Veteran journalist Michael Goodwin, writing in the New York Post over the weekend, said a tragedy is unfolding before our eyes.
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