The U.S. State Department and the White House finally called on Iran to release Pastor Saeed Abedini, a U.S. citizen facing a possible death sentence for his faith. The pastor's wife and senators and representatives had said the State Department wasn't doing enough.
Small-business owners say healthcare costs – possibly tied to Obamacare – and taxes on their businesses are hurting their operating environment the most, and the biggest factor that is hurting Americans' finances are food and energy prices, new Gallup polls show.2 comments
Crystal Cathedral's board of directors has voted to make Bobby Schuller, the grandson of the megachurch's founder Robert H. Schuller, the new pastor for the weekly "Hour of Power" television program as well as a non-voting member of the board.4 comments
California megachurch pastor Greg Laurie, who is taking his congregation through a series of messages called, "Revelation: The Next Dimension," spoke about the mark of the beast, showing the world is already moving towards the fulfillment of the prophecy.
More than 3,000 pro-life supporters marched through the streets of San Diego on Saturday to mark the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
Months before their television series, "The Bible," premiers on The History Chanel, Hollywood producer Mark Burnett and his wife, Roma Downey, are promoting the miniseries by visiting churches. On Sunday, they stopped by Pastor Joel Osteen's megachurch in Houston, Texas.
President Barack Obama will place his hand on Bibles from Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King Jr., and end his inaugural oath with the non-mandatory phrase "So help me God," in front to thousands of people on Monday.
Heavy flooding in Indonesia's capital Jakarta, which began Tuesday, has killed at least 21 people and affected more than 250,000 people, prompting the United States to offer help for victims as residents complain of lack of food, water, clothes, shelter and medicine.
Renowned pastor and preacher John Piper shared about his "only and the most extraordinary" experience exorcizing a demon in his early ministry years, sharing details of dealing with a possessed female college student.
Challenges lie ahead for President Obama, who was officially sworn in for his second term Sunday, but more so for Speaker John Boehner, who faces rebellious freshmen congressmen as the House deals with the debt ceiling, automatic spending cuts and government funding over the next few months.
Nearly 8 million people around the world heard the message of Jesus Christ in 2012 through an interactive online website operated by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, and nearly 1.5 million of them said they prayed a salvation prayer.18 comments
Softening their hard-line stance, House Republicans on Friday announced a vote next week on extending the federal government's debt limit for three months, with a requirement that both chambers pass a budget in that time so that negotiations on long-term deficit reduction can take place.16 comments
Millions of American adults, particularly Protestants and evangelicals, feel religious freedoms have grown worse in the last decade in the United States, and foresee further restrictions in the years to come, according to the results of a new study.
Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Church in Riverside, Calif., addressed the question Christians often ask, "Who is the antichrist?" The answer he offered, however, was not what we often get to hear.308 comments
Britain's Prince William, the future Defender of the Faith and Supreme Governor of the Church of England, only goes to church a "handful" of times a year, a newspaper in the U.K. reports.15 comments