Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed what he described as "thugs" and "criminals" who clashed with police outside an Albuquerque campaign event, just
In 1908, Minnesota 8th graders were expected to answer a number of questions on American history in order to gain entrance to high school.
Crosses placed in a field to remember fallen soldiers for Memorial Day in Hiram, Georgia, were quickly taken down after a single complaint.
An alliance of Christian churches and family groups has signed three million Romanians to an initiative to enshrine natural marriage in the nation’
"Timothy," a caller into talk radio giant Rush Limbaugh's nationally syndicated program on Monday, pressed the host on why he hasn't yet endorsed p
Most Protestant pastors have been to jail to see someone. And most want to help prisoners and their families.
My colleague, Annie Holmquist, discovered some statistics about the decline in masculinity that have troubled me since the moment I looked over the
A church in Syria has stood courageously in the midst of constant threat from the Muslim extremist group ISIS and has seen growth as more people le
Pro-life advocates are warning that Senate Republicans have included a provision in the critically important National Defense Authorization Act (ND
Target’s stock has fallen nearly 20% — roughly $16 dollars per share — since announcing its transgender bathroom policy on April 19.
Police in Satna, Madhya Pradesh, arrested on Sunday three evangelical Christians for forced conversion and insulting Hindu religious sentiment.
An annual report conducted by a persecution watchdog group and published on Wednesday, May 18 reveals that a total of 20,000 Chinese Christians suf
Facebook Inc <FB.O> said on Monday that it had changed some of the procedures for its "Trending Topics" section after a news report alleging
At this point, I am not going to announce support for Donald Trump, though I am not #NeverTrump and am emphatically #NeverHillary.
Oklahoma’s Republican governor on Friday evening vetoed a bill that would have criminalized performing abortions in the state.
A bill has been introduced in the Canadian Parliament that would extend the country’s ban on “hate propaganda” to pertain to “gender identity.”
One current Supreme Court case stands at the center of the abortion debate in America — Whole Woman's Health v.
Lord of the Rings star Elijah Wood claims that Hollywood has its own Jimmy Savile scandal and believes young actors are being sexually abused by pr
Plane crashes always stir up some deep human anxieties.
Evangelist Franklin Graham is urging Christians to vote this election year, even if "it's for the lesser of two evils."
The story, headlined “A Study on Fats That Doesn’t Fit the Story Line,” explored a five-year double blind randomized controlled trial--the best met
The Oklahoma state legislature has passed a bill that would criminalize abortion procedures in the state.
In your speeches in Europe, you refer to the “roots” of the continent without ever describing them as Christian.
An internal review of the BBC has concluded that the corporation’s religious output is too weighted in favour of Christianity.
A leading North Carolina newspaper issued an editorial last week telling girls to attempt “overcoming discomfort” at the sight of “male genitalia,”
Quoting a late Jesuit catechetical writer, American Cardinal Raymond Burke said that Catholicism is facing “the worst crisis in its entire history,
I have not been blessed with a refined taste in cinema, with my favourite movie franchise being the Terminator series, especially the seco
Do you remember the ‘slippery slope’ argument being made about how normalizing the gay lifestyle in our society would lead to normalizing pedophili
The same day last week the Obama Administration threatened the nation’s public schools with the loss of federal funding lest they comply with its r
South Carolina on Tuesday became the 17th state to acknowledge an unborn baby’s capacity for pain and pass a bill to ban abortions at 20 weeks of g
To commemorate American Bible Society's 200th anniversary, the organization unveiled The Bible in America, a joint effort with Barna Group
Hillary Clinton’s fight against Trump is about to get a $35 million digital boost.
A new poll released by Rasmussen Reports probably has given President Obama a few headaches already.
Seventeen-month-old Anirban Mukherjee playfully touches his mother's face with his fingers at Shishu Bhavan, the Missionaries of Charity children's
How can the wealthiest people make democracies worse? Plato investigates the question in Book VIII of the Republic.
The United States Senate on Tuesday approved legislation that would allow victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks to sue Saudi Arabia,
A top Vatican cardinal blasted the transgender bathroom agenda in the United States on Tuesday as diabolical.
The United Methodist Church is struggling to maintain unity amid deep divisions over Scripture and sexuality, the presiding bishop of America’s sec
The biggest mystery of American politics is why the media failed to take Donald Trump’s campaign for the Presidency seriously.
The Disney-owned network gave a PG rating to "The Real O'Neals." Melissa Henson with theParents Television Council says that program is a classic
More Christians are being targeted and slaughtered by an Islamic terror group in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, a predominantly Christian na
In the aftermath of Obama’s directive for public schools to allow transgender students access to any bathrooms and showers they wish or risk loss o
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trumped warned of an 11 September-level attack led by refugees who enter the US with mobile phones funded by
For the past 15 years, educators have debated, exhaustively, the perils of laptops in the lecture hall.
Christianity in Pakistan has come under brutal attack, most recently with March’s Easter Sunday bombing.
An Australian mother who gave birth to quintuplets in January has released a photo shoot of her five new babies.
A new ISIS video shows young boys from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines learning to shoot guns, attending classes on Islam, and—at the end
Pope Francis “did not say he intends to introduce a diaconal ordination for women,” and he certainly did not speak about the ordination of women pr
Hillary Clinton took another sniper shot at Donald Trump’s tax reform plan last week by calling it “a tax cut for billionaires” like him.
Say what you will about newly minted London mayor Sadiq Khan, but the man has chutzpah.
The last time you had to sit through a training program or sign your office’s fine-print disclosure on sexual harassment policy, you probably thoug
Over 100 attorneys worldwide have signed a letter petitioning the prime minister of Norway to intervene in the case of five children who were seize
The Kenyan government has announced plans to close its refugee camps and a U.S-based Christian humanitarian agency warns that the decision is deadl
Our current controversies over free speech on campus actually represent the second set of battles in a culture war that erupted in the U.S.
The leader of a cult-like church in Ontario, Canada faced trial in court on Tuesday, May 10 over several charges including sexual assault.
Hillary Clinton sounds like Paul Ryan on the economy.
The United States is not the only place where abortion rates are dropping steadily.
The honeymoon between the mainstream media and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is officially over.
A fatwa has been declared against a young Christian boy in Pakistan after he was accused of blasphemy.
Target Chairman and CEO Brian Cornell has responded to a petition signed by over 1.2 million people and ongoing protests against its policy that al
Judge Ruth Neely, a local magistrate judge who has served the community of Pinedale, Wyoming, a rural community of about 2,000 people, for more tha
Zhang Chongzhu, the pastor of the state-run Pyongyang Three-Self Patriotic Movement Church in Zhejiang province, China, was released on Monday afte
There’s a revolt breaking out at Harvard — and this time it appears students are actually light years ahead of their oh-so-politically-trendy admin
When it comes to abortion, for pro-life voters there is no more important issue in the presidential election than who will control the appointment
Two-step password verification can seem like a pain—but it can protect you from more than someone hacking your Twitter account and spamming your fr
After announcing the store's inclusive bathroom policy that allows transgender men to use bathrooms according to their gender identification, Targe
Residents in an upscale Swedish neighborhood are protesting the city’s attempt to purchase property currently leased by motorcycle gang Hells Angel
A new report says up to 40,000 Christian migrants living in German refugee shelters are routinely being harassed for their faith and authorities ar
Last February, archaeologists unearthed a unique rock-carved underground church in Nevsehir, in the central Turkish region of Cappadocia.
There are many reasons why Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.
Newly elected Mayor of London Sadiq Khan isn't much of a fan of presumptive Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Pastor Gary Fuller planned a Sunday service focused on involving Christians in the political process and featuring a speech by the pastor father of
Social media giant Facebook is denying reports that its staffers responsible for curating which news stories appear under the popular trending stor
Last month the executive board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) overwhelmingly (26-6) approved a r
The Hillary Clinton campaign launched criticism at the Donald Trump campaign Monday for suggesting the minimum wage be left to the states.
Church leaders across the UK are stepping up in the battle against modern-day slavery.
We often hear that opposing the “scientific consensus” on this-or-that topic is benighted. Sometimes it can be that.
Mary Simms was allegedly fired from a Collierville school after using Pastor Rick Warren in a "TED Talk."
In a recent blog post, a Harvard University law professor suggested conservative Christians should be treated like Nazis.
Militants of the Islamic State (ISIS) executed a kid in Syria’s northeastern city of Raqqa, rights activists and eyewitnesses reported on Thursday.
Just days before Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul D.
States which offered substantial taxpayer support for green energy pay a lot more for electricity, according to a Daily Caller News Foundation anal
Chinese officials are defending their human rights record and lashing out at a U.S.
Several years ago I joined a poker game with a group of people I'd never met before.
A navy officer who trained at one of Britain’s most prestigious maritime colleges has fled to Syria to join the Islamic State terror group.
Presbyterian Church (USA) may have as many as one-in-five of its members considering an exit from the mainline denomination, according to a recentl
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is continuing its efforts to force Catholic hospitals to conduct abortions and engage in other medical pr
It's been nearly three years since Minnesota opened a path for lawsuits by victims of long-ago childhood sexual abuse.
Police in India initially declined to take action after Hindu extremists tortured one Christian and severely beat another, sources said.
Thousands of Muslims flocked to the capital of Bosnia’s Serb region on Saturday (May 7) for the reopening of a historic mosque destroyed during war
In the past few years, various reports have surfaced regarding the gifted and talented students being left behind in our school systems.
British Prime Minister David Cameron will propose a bill this month aimed at cracking down on Islamic extremism in Britain.
Evangelist Franklin Graham, on Tuesday, urged thousands of people in Tennessee to vote and also to run for office to save America from sin and secu
The bishops of England and Wales have asked Catholics to join in an Anglican week of prayer for the conversion of the country.
Political leaders in North Carolina now face a new battle front following their adoption of a law aimed to protect the general public from sexual p
The woman who is believed to be the first ever Muslim winner of the Miss USA beauty pageant has reportedly converted to Christianity.
Pakistani Christians held a protest in front of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday, against the Punjab government's plans to take over the land of fo
The recent 2016 study of suicide risk from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presents troubling data in regard to the 24% increase in
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz promised his party Tuesday that he is "not suspending our fight for liberty."
The stories were graphic, brutal and raw. One account told of a couple whose children had been captured by ISIS militants.
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A shocking new report indicates scientists have found a way for human embryos to live outside the womb for 14 days, which is a record, so they can
The trial of Lutz Bachmann has come to an end.
Three North Korean security agents might have killed an ethnic Korean priest who was found dead in a Chinese border town last week, the head of a g
It is altogether fitting that Donald Trump became the all-but-certain presidential nominee of the Republican Party on the same day that he cited th
In 2009, when the University of Notre Dame invited President Barack Obama to deliver a commencement address, dozens of American bishops lodged loud
A San Diego State University study published earlier this month has found that millennials appear to be the least religious generation ever recorde
A campus pro-life group has filed a lawsuit against the University of Alberta claiming it infringed on the pro-lifers’ freedom of speech by chargin
The City of Hamilton has apologized that a security guard insisted a person who looked like a male use, first, the men’s, and then the family washr
Christians in a tribal village in India had to flee their homes after allegedly receiving threats from Hindus that they would be killed if they did
Columnists assured us that Donald Trump’s campaign would implode after he cheaply besmirched war hero John McCain.
The Indiana Association of Home Educators (IAHE) — with the help of the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) — is tackling this issue head
Nationally syndicated radio host Glenn Beck, an outspoken supporter of U.S. Sen.
Archbishop Jean-Clément Jeanbart, Melkite Catholic archbishop of Aleppo, Syria, has said he would like to see Canada help Syrians to stay in Syria
After decades of coercion, former Scientologist Laura DeCrescenzo is suing the Church of Scientology for allegedly forcing her to have an abortion.
Greeting members of an Italian association that combats child abuse, Francis called the abuse of minors an intolerable tragedy.
Being the latest actor to take on the high pressure role of portraying the son of God, Ewan McGregor says when he agreed to star in "Last Days in t
The physician-assisted suicide bill that Gov. Jerry Brown signed last year will take effect in June, and some 30 U.S.
Over the past four years, Turning Point USA has established chapters on more than 1,000 college campuses from coast to coast — where students can b
There’s a war on women going on all right, but not the one we hear so often about in the media. It’s not a war on “income inequality.” Not a war
On April 28 I joined a multi-racial group of Christian ministers and scholars in releasing a statement confessing resistance to Donald Trump as a C
The National Center for Health Statistics recently announced that suicide rates in the United States are at a thirty-year high, up 24 percent since
In the Middle East, few men are pilloried these days as much as Sir Mark Sykes and François Georges-Picot.
The Chinese government continues its crackdown on Christian churches by demolishing crosses and other symbols of Christianity.
Pop culture has a growing fascination with the occult.
He likens the church's notable silence on gay issues to its silence on the Nazi issue
The genocide carried out by the Islamic State group (ISIS) has sought to wipe out the Christian peoples of Syria and Iraq from their ancient homela
Several states have already approved or are considering legislation to ban the dismemberment abortion technique — used to tear off a baby’s limbs d
Iran test-fired an advanced rocket system in the Dasht-e Kavir desert last week, according to Russian and American officials, in what some consider
John Mok Chit Wai, from Chinese University of Hong Kong, highlights President Xi’s intentions toward religions, which should have no autonomy,
A dozen Detroit principals and an administrator are accused of finding a way to bleed their struggling public schools of $900,000 — ordering chairs
Donald Trump's extraordinary Tuesday evening in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Delaware got me thinking: if this GOP preside
Religion and politics are again at the forefront of this year’s presidential race.
Two members of a Chinese church demolition crew have been detained by police after they allegedly bulldozed the wife of a Christian pastor who had
On Orthodox Easter eve, next Saturday, a petition drive will take place in all Russian Orthodox parishes to defend embryos and ban abortions.
Ted Cruz announced Wednesday that he has chosen former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina to be his running mate should he manage to secure the GOP
Pope Francis may soon offer the Society of Saint Pius X regular canonical status within the Catholic Church without requiring acceptance of certain
A teenage ballerina has died after suffering a blood clot on the brain feared to have been triggered by her taking the contraceptive pill.
In a speech on the role of religion in U.S.
As anyone who has visited the London Science Museum’s current exhibition will know, Leonardo da Vinci is famed as an artist, mathematician, invento
A Christian group is encouraging people to boycott retail giant Target for its LGBT-friendly restroom/fitting room policy.
MANILA, Philippines – Some Philippine church officials expressed outrage and sadness over the beheading of a Canadian hostage in the restive southe
There’s been a lot of hand wringing after New York’s primary on April 19th.
Every so often, the issue of grade inflation makes the headlines, and we are reminded that grades are being debased continuously.
Clericalism is one of the greatest distortions affecting the Church in Latin America Pope Francis said on Tuesday.
The number of foreign fighters entering Iraq and Syria has plummeted over the past year, a US general said Tuesday.
This month, Stanford University students voted on a campus resolution that would have their college require a course on Western civilization, as it
Within a 48-hour period this week, a Federal court ruled that a school could not require children to use the bathroom that corresponds to their bio
Students at the University of North Georgia reportedly laughed last week as they broke the heads off cookies depicting babies in the womb, which we
Crowds across Britain have gathered on Thursday to celebrate the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, the oldest monarch in the world, who has ofte
The same day Pope Francis brought 12 Syrian refugees to Rome from Greece, a merchant ship rescued 41 refugees, including a three-year-old child.
Children as young as four should select what sex they most identify with before starting school, according to Brighton and Hove City Council.
Donald Trump said he would like to change the Republican Party's platform on abortion to make it less pro-life.
The two Hindu radicals wielding sharp weapons said they were members of a Christian community who wanted to pray inside the church in the village o