Hosea Stubblefield, a 32-year-old recently divorced Baptist pastor from Houston, Texas, with a fetish for making sex tapes is refusing demands from members of his congregation to step down after he was outed for making sex tapes with multiple women, some allegedly from his church and during his failed marriage.
United States Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that a "viable two-state solution" to the longstanding Israel-Palestine conflict is now in jeopardy as the status quo in Israel leans toward a controversial one state solution the public doesn't want.
Tyrone Griffin Jr., a doting California father shopping for last-minute gifts for his children at a local Target store, was stabbed to death on Christmas Eve after he reportedly asked two young men to turn down vulgar music they were playing in earshot of his 4-year-old son in the store's toy section.
Despite the chronicle of horrific deaths suffered by early Christians during the vaunted "Age of Martyrs" Pope Francis said Monday that the church has more martyrs today than the early church did.
A Georgia megachurch that reportedly boasted a 10,000-member congregation in its heyday was booted from its lavish 4,000-seat sanctuary ahead of Christmas by the Evangelical Christian Credit Union over a debt of nearly $22 million.
With a blood alcohol content of 0.175, more than twice the legal limit for the state of Indiana, R.C. Sproul Jr., whose father Robert Charles Sproul founded Ligonier Ministries, was driving dangerously with not one but two of his underage children in his vehicle when he was arrested for a DUI last month.
Wade Malloy, the founding pastor of SouthLake Presbyterian Church in Huntersville, North Carolina, could wind up in prison for five years along with other penalties after pleading guilty Wednesday to embezzling up to $1 million from the church and its SouthLake Christian Academy K-12 private school.
A Minnesota pastor and his son who allegedly beat a 12-year-old boy over the course of several days for rejecting his faith in a bid to "test God" is now facing felony charges along with his 19-year-old son after the boy escaped his church and called for help.
On the New York City leg of their annual An Irish Christmas - A Celebration of Carols concert tour held inside the prestigious Carnegie Hall on Tuesday night, preeminent modern hymn writers Keith and Kristyn Getty justified their "modern" billing.
Julia Greeley, a former slave born in Hannibal, Missouri, who lost her right eye to the whip of a slave master as he beat her mother, is now being considered for sainthood in the Catholic Church for her inspirational life of devotion and service.
Jakeem Tyler, an 18-year-old Chick-fil-A employee and aspiring evangelist from Avon, Indiana, who became an internet inspiration after a photo of him working in a neck brace and arm sling to earn money to help the homeless will donate more than $40,000 raised in a GoFundMe campaign to the people who inspired his passion.
Liberty University to Open First On-Campus Shooting Range in Nation to Help Students Fend Off Terrorists
In a bid to promote gun ownership, firearm sports and beef up general security on campus in the event of a terrorist attack, conservative Evangelical Christian Liberty University is set to open a state-of-the-art shooting range on the institution's sprawling 7,000-acre campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, next fall.
Family and friends of Dedré Jefferson, 48, a Christian mother, former teacher and vice president of the Alief ISD School Board in Houston, Texas, are now in mourning after police say she was attacked and stabbed to death by her 22-year-old son, Blake, after he took some pills on Friday police say.
Just over a week before he resigned from Ligonier Ministries for "personal reasons," R.C. Sproul Jr., whose father Robert Charles Sproul founded the teaching fellowship ministry, was arrested in Indiana for driving under the influence with a minor in his vehicle.
Pastors From More Than 2,500 Ohio Churches Urge Legislators to Override John Kasich's Veto of Heartbeat Bill
Ohio pastors representing more than 2,500 churches joined a growing chorus urging state legislators Thursday to override Republican Gov. John Kasich's veto of a bill Tuesday that would have banned abortions in the state once a fetal heartbeat is detectable.
A federal judge in Texas issued a temporary restraining order Thursday that blocks new regulations requiring health clinics to bury or cremate the bodies from abortions and miscarriages from taking effect on Dec. 19.
If you saw him walking around high and happy, you would perhaps have found it difficult to believe that for about eight months in 2016, international Pentecostal evangelist Morris Cerullo was bedridden and needed a wheelchair to move.
Maine State Police are reexamining case files from the 1993 death of the first wife of a troubled pastor who killed his beloved 27-year-old daughter then himself the same day he was released from a rehab center and just days after his most recent wife served him divorce papers.
Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have banned abortions in the state once a fetal heartbeat is detectable, usually around six weeks.
Some rabbis in Israel believe President-elect Donald Trump could be the messiah or his forerunner, like John the Baptist, according to claims made by pastor and end times author Tom Horn.
Just over a year after he was suspended by the board of Ligonier Ministries for visiting the adultery website Ashley Madison in a "moment of weakness" in 2014, R.C. Sproul Jr., whose father Robert Charles Sproul founded Ligonier Ministries, has resigned.
Facing Divorce Pastor Kills Daughter and Himself a Day After Release From Rehab, Calls Wife 'Vow Breaker'
A troubled pastor facing divorce from his estranged wife, snapped and killed his beloved 27-year-old daughter then himself a day after he was released from a 90-day stint in rehab for alcoholism.
A propped up and apparently frailer version of controversial megachurch pastor Bishop Eddie Long was paraded before his congregation Sunday as they defiantly sang "I Got the Victory" days after his church denied last Thursday that he was in a hospice.
Some 160 Christians who died in Nigeria after the Reigners Bible Church International building in Uyo collapsed on them Saturday were reportedly in the throes of worship when the tragedy struck and turned their praise into frightened screams and a bloodbath.
Former 2016 presidential candidate, Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, joined forces with a number of conservative pastors and members of Congress last Wednesday to pray against Satan's power on Capitol Hill.