A federal judge ruled Tuesday in favor of agnostic parents who filed a lawsuit to prevent prayers being said at their son’s high school graduation.Tags Court Cases
A senior Egyptian general said women who were arrested during protests against the government in March were forced to undergo "virginity tests."
A top music executive believes British singer Adele's success could break the reliance of "sex sells" among female music artists
City officials in Charlotte, North Carolina, slap fine on church for improperly pruning trees
The Crystal Cathedral is being put on the market as the church seeks a way out of its crippling debt. The Orange County church is hoping the sale of its imposing glass building will generate enough revenue to make good with some 550 creditorsTags Megachurch
A federal appeals court has come down on the side of a Christian evangelist who was barred by a Detroit suburb from handing out leaflets at an Arab-American street festival.Tags Free Speech
It’s a good season for Christian rockers Skillet. They’ve just bagged a coveted spot on the soundtrack for the forthcoming "Transformers" installment, "Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon."
During his six-day tour of Europe, President Barack Obama signed the guestbook at Westminster Abbey in London. What's drawing media attention, however, is that he dated it May 24, 2008. That was the year Obama was elected president.
A church in leafy England has seen its attendance double since the arrival of its new curate, a young pretty blonde.
Focus on the Family may have made an impression with its campaign against abortion, but it is not enjoying the same success with its efforts to uphold traditional marriage
Christian groups are offering their prayers and practical support after a giant tornado ravaged Joplin, Mo. Some residents have described the scene as a war zone or as if Armageddon came.Tags Relief
A top Vatican official has told the Catholic Church’s aid arm that it must retain a vibrant Christian identity and that their work “could never be limited to assisting people’s material needs.”
The notorious protests against homosexuals by the Westboro Baptist Church have backfired after prominent comedian Lisa Lampanelli felt inspired to donate to a gay charity on their behalf.Tags Homosexuality
Churches in Libya have lost large numbers of worshippers in the months since conflict broke out in the north African country. One church in the city of Benghazi, the main stronghold of the rebel forces, has seen its congregation drop from around 1,000 to 40.Tags Conflict/War
A new Census Bureau report shows that the majority of Americans are still happy to say "I do." Census figures show that 55 percent of adults had been married once by 2009.