The American Psychological Association (APA) adopted a resolution Wednesday advising mental health professionals to avoid telling clients that they can change their sexual orientation through therapy or other treatments.
Marie Huttenlock Little, the widow of late evangelism guru Paul Little, passed away last week after more than six decades of ministry. She was 91.
The Catholic students of Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula, Calif., are the "most religious" among students from the nation's top schools, according to The Princeton Review's latest college ratings.
Though trustees of the North American Mission Board passed a resolution just two months ago unanimously praising the Southern Baptist entity's president for his "exemplary, unique leadership and vision" and expressing their "unified support" of him, there has been considerable discussion over Geoff Hammond's future as NAMB head.
Around 65,000 youth and young adults flooded the Gateway Arch Grounds in St. Louis on Sunday to hear the sounds of Christian rock, hip-hop, and rap artists, as well as messages delivered by evangelist Franklin Graham.
Around 32,000 Pentecostals from around the world will be gathering in Orlando, Fla., this week for the 53rd Assemblies of God General Council, which officially opens Monday.
Churches across St. Louis are praying that the high-energy youth outreach of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will bring about revival in their city, which Washington-based CQ Press last year listed as having the fourth worst crime rate among U.S. cities.
More than 600 faith leaders from all 50 states have endorsed a letter calling for state and federal officials to raise the minimum wage to $10 in 2010.
Approximately 400 Baptist leaders from more than 50 countries are convening in Ede, Netherlands, this week for the Baptist World Alliance Annual Gathering.
The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church has arrived in Ukraine's capital city for a ten-day visit aimed at reasserting Moscow's authority over the church body's leaders in the predominantly Orthodox country.
The Baptist World Alliance and the European Baptist Federation will be celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Baptist movement's founding at the very spot where many believe it began.
The third annual National Worship Leader Conference will be held this week at the Church of the Resurrection in Kansas City, Kansas.
Evangelist Billy Graham was one of many Americans who paid tribute to Walter Cronkite after hearing of the journalist's death Friday.
Thousands of young people will be present this Saturday for the kick off of the inaugural Rock the River Tour featuring Franklin Graham.
The Episcopal Church's House of Deputies passed a resolution Tuesday that declares the denomination's ordination process open to all individuals, including practicing homosexuals.
The Episcopal Church's House of Deputies have adopted a resolution that declares the denomination's ordination process open to all individuals but also expressed the church body's ongoing commitment to the wider Anglican Communion.
IBS-STL, the merged ministry of the International Bible Society and Send the Light, is moving forward into its third century with a new name – Biblica, according to an announcement Monday.
Dozens of bishops in the United Methodist Church recently volunteered to take a pay cut as an act of solidarity with Americans struggling in the economic downturn.
For three months, the United Methodist Church will be airing two 15-second ads in New York's Times Square every hour for 18 hours each day.
The Baptist World Alliance announced this week that groups of its volunteers, in a special partnership with the Myanmar Baptist Convention, were steadily making headway in combating the "huge unmet basic needs for the victims of the disaster" in Burma.
Black church leaders gathered at Howard University School of Divinity in Washington this week to discuss the future direction of the black church and what they said was the importance of advocating the causes of abortion rights and greater inclusion of homosexuals.
Two months after cyclone Nargis claimed over 90,000 lives and wrecked untold destruction across the Southeast Asian nation of Burma, Christian groups are continuing to rush to the scene with compassion and selfless acts of dedication and aid.
One of the world's most renowned evangelists and authors is emphasizing that the true path of the gospel of Jesus Christ is one characterized by submission and self denial.
Christians, Jews and Muslims will gather in Madrid later this month for what could be one of the highest profile interfaith meetings in recorded history.
Married couples who attend church services frequently are happier and more likely to succeed in their marriages than those who don't attend church often or not at all, according to a recent study.