PS 224 assistant special-education teacher Anita Wooten-Francis has filed a lawsuit in a Brooklyn federal court against the city, the DOE and the principal of the school for religious discrimination over her firing.
Grammy Award winning Christian singer Rebecca St. James is taking her tour to church. Since the release of her CD, she has been a guest worship artist during worship services at a number of the country’s largest megachurches.
Minnesota speaker of the House, Rep. Kurt Zellers, issued an apology to fellow lawmakers and, in a sense, restarted the session from scratch on Friday, after guest chaplain Bradlee Dean’s invocation questioned President Obama’s Christian faith.
A devastating tornado dropped from the sky on Sunday in southwestern Missouri around 5:30 p.m., cutting a 6-mile long and half-mile wide path through Joplin, decimating homes, businesses, churches, hospitals and anything in its path. The tornado was wrapped in rain, making it difficult to see and therefore difficult to warn others about its impending progress.
By losing himself in the arms of orphans, NASCAR driver Michael McDowell found perspective. Struggling in non-competitive racing equipment hardly seemed to be a hardship anymore.
When you work in a culture that doesn’t share many of your views, you can probably expect a little backlash. Actress Patricia Heaton, who played Debra Barone in the smash hit “Everybody Loves Raymond,” certainly knows how that feels.
High school senior Marti Sementelli, a female, was recently offered a small athletic scholarship to play JV baseball for Montreat, a Christian college in the Blue Ridge Mountains of N.C.
Kirk Cameron responds to Stephen's Hawkings remarks about heaven being a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear atheist Michael Newdow’s appeal in Newdow v. Roberts, 10-757, in which Newdow took exception to Chief Justice John Roberts adding the phrase “so help me God” to President Obama’s inaugural oath of office.
Can Quebec impose, without the possibility of an exemption, a school program of study about religion and ethics on those who view it as infringing on their religious beliefs and their freedom of conscience? That’s the question a Catholic couple from Quebec wants the Supreme Court of Canada to decide.
As sincere as Camping’s followers are when it comes to warning the world about the rapture, and ultimately Judgment Day, several Christian leaders are issuing a different sort of warning.
Central Christian Church in Mesa, Ariz., hosted 2,000 people last week for the screening of a documentary called "Absent," a movie directed by Justin Hunt, who is a member of the church, that examines the impact on society of growing up without a father.
An article about the way K.J. Choi exhibited Christian character in his TPC win on Sunday.
An article about a man who is taking the gospel into coffee shops all across the UK.
An article about a study released by Oxford University that concludes humans are predisposed to belief in God.
An article about the ACLU attempting to get a NJ town to cover the religious symbols in a building where a high school graduation ceremony is scheduled to be held.
What do you get when you pair Lady Gaga with a young, homesick, God-fearing country singer from the south and tell them to work together? "American Idol" fans found out last night.
The Memphis Grizzlies were seeded eighth in the Western Conference heading into the NBA playoffs, but they surprised nearly everybody when they knocked off number one seed San Antonio in six games, which prompted rookie point guard Greivis Vasquez to give God the credit for keeping the team focused and together.
Manny Pacquiao, 32, is considered by many boxing analysts to be the best boxer in world. That’s why the advice he received from Bishop Dinualdo Gutierrez of Marbel before climbing into the ring in Las Vegas to defend his W.B.O. welterweight title might have sounded a little odd to the average fan
NFL running back Peyton Hillis, 25, knows about the supposed curse that goes along with being selected for the cover of the Madden 12 video game. He just doesn’t buy into it. “I’m a Christian man and I don’t believe anything could be put in front of me that God can’t take away."
An increasing number of sports teams are using a similar marketing strategy to get people to come out to ballparks and arenas – faith. Major League Baseball teams will hold, or already have held, promotions for Christian groups this season.
Katy Perry is making headlines again for her comments in the June issue of Vanity Fair about her strict Christian upbringing. Putting her specific upbringing aside, her comments do raise the age-old question – when it comes to raising children, how strict is too strict?
An article about Tim Brown's journey in the NFL. He allowed himself to be swayed from his Christian roots, but eventually found his way back.
The Basilica of St. John in Des Moines, Iowa, canceled a May 16 presentation by Newt Gingrich and his wife, Callista, about Pope John Paul II, according to a local media report.
With 5,000 homes and businesses destroyed in the Tuscaloosa, Ala., area and more than 200 people dead, with others still missing, Christians and non-Christians in the area are struggling through big questions.