A Tennessee mother was banned from her church after she showed support for her gay daughter and refused to apologize publicly when confronted by church elders.
Several English dictionaries have changed their definition of 'marriage' to include same-sex couples following the passage of legislation that allows gay couples to wed in England and Wales.
Atheist group leaders may qualify for the same tax exemption as pastors who are given a housing allowance from their church, according to court documents filed by government attorneys.
Forever 21, the popular Christian-owned apparel company, has said it's decision to cut certain full-time positions was not a response to the Affordable Care Act, yet some people who believe the company should pay for its employees' health insurance are questioning its values.
Some members of a Florida church left Sunday's services shoeless after placing their footwear on the altar to help an area homeless shelter.
The man who some have called "America's Toughest Sheriff" announced Thursday that his deputies will begin placing wooden crosses in the desert where the bodies of immigrants have been found.
Reza Aslan, the religious scholar and author whose interview with Fox News went viral, said evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins is "the worst kind of zealot" after Dawkins, who has a reputation for attacking religion, criticized Muslims on Twitter.
A faith-based community organization presented the idea earlier this week of boycotting The School District of Philadelphia if city and state officials do not come through on providing the district with millions of dollars in much-needed funding.
A Virginia church took a unique approach to worship Sunday morning when it swapped out its band with a Christian DJ in an experimental worship service called "Church Remixed."
The confidently Christian clan that makes up the cast of A&E's "Duck Dynasty" shared how they came into reality television success in an interview with Katie Couric that aired Monday.
Andy Stanley spoke to church leaders during the last session of The Global Leadership Summit on Friday, encouraging them to remember that even when things don't seem to be working in their favor that Jesus Christ will continue to fulfill his promise and build his church.
Mark Burnett, executive producer of the record-breaking 'The Bible' television miniseries, said Thursday at The Global Leadership Summit that producing the miniseries was a "calling from God."
During the opening session of The Global Leadership Summit on Thursday, Bill Hybels exhorted pastors and leaders of all kinds to lead with courage.
Nick Vujicic, the inspiring evangelist and best-selling author who was born without arms or legs, has signed a multi-book deal with WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group.
A part-time gospel and R&B singer has accused San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of making unwanted advances toward her during an event at a church.
Following in the footsteps of his grandfather and father, Will Graham is a third-generation evangelist who has seen tens of thousands of people put their faith in Jesus Christ during his evangelistic Celebration events.
An article written by Christian author and blogger Rachel Held Evans has gone viral, sparking a debate among Christian thinkers as to why those belonging to the millennial generation are leaving the church and what should be done about it.
An escape artist and evangelist has planned a death-defying stunt to celebrate the release of his new book and the 25th anniversary of one of his most daring feats. He's going to be handcuffed, locked in a freight box and shoved out of an aircraft.
A secular group sent a letter to the U.S. State Department last week to oppose the printing of quotations that refer to God on U.S. passports.
A lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania Tuesday seeks to stop one county from continuing to violate state law by issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Willow Creek Association's 2013 Global Leadership Summit, which was designed to equip church leaders but has also drawn others from a variety of different fields, is expected to be attended by 170,000 people globally beginning with the live event in the U.S. next week.
Police arrested a 58-year-old woman on Monday who allegedly splattered green paint inside two chapels at the historic Washington National Cathedral.
The superintendent of an Alabama school district says a prayer event he played a key role in organizing will continue as planned despite a letter of complaint from a national atheist organization.
Matt Chandler is all about preaching the Gospel. The megachurch pastor took over what is now known as The Village Church in 2002, and has since seen its average weekly attendance rise from 160 people to about 10,000 people across multiple campuses.
New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner's most recent "sexting" scandal has become comedy fodder for some, but one pastor says the former congressman isn't a joke, he's an addict.