The Westboro Baptist Church plans to protest Whitney Houston's funeral. The Topeka, Kansas church is known for protesting funerals of celebrities, soldiers, and homosexuals.
For the first time since opening nearly a year ago, the musical "The Book of Mormon" topped Broadway box office ticket sales last weekend. It beat out the big players, "Wicked" and "The Lion King," musicals that usually lead box office sales. "The Book of Mormon" grossed $1,455,329, whereas "Wicked" grossed $1,349,433, and "The Lion King" brought in only $1,226,681.
Archbishop Rowan Williams has spoken out against assisted suicide saying it is un-Christian and dangerous for society. To make his point heard, the spiritual head of the worldwide Anglican Communion drew comparisons between the legalization of abortion and the possible legalization of euthanasia.
The representative of the Russian Orthodox Church has told Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin this week of the urgent situation Christians are facing around the world in persecution hot spots, and has asked him to use his power to aid their situations.
The St. Paul Inside the Walls Evangelization Center in Madison, New Jersey held a mock trial this week to debate the existence of God.
A 32-year-old woman has been viciously attacked in her North Carolina home at the start of this month. Though her throat was cut, she amazingly managed to ward off her attackers and save her own life by reciting Bible passages aloud to her assailants.