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'Disgusting and Sickening Criminal' Passion for Truth Pastor Jim Staley Sentenced to 7 Years for $3.3 Million Scam
Some elderly victims and their relatives lashed out at Passion for Truth Ministries Pastor Jim Stanley, 40, in a St. Louis, Missouri, court Wednesday, calling him words like "sick, manipulative and deceitful" as he was sentenced to seven years in fed..
A group of Seattle Police Department officers who stopped a driver speeding to the hospital with his pregnant partner in labor with their fourth child, were forced to help the mother deliver the baby as they waited for an ambulance to arrive and it w..
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Pastor Sues Megachurch for $12M After Leaders Allegedly Booted Him and Reneged on Promise to Care for Him
A former megachurch pastor who served for 50 years at the Fountain of Life Assemblies of God Church in Florence, New Jersey is now suing for $12 million after the church allegedly expelled him from the pulpit then reneged on a promise to take care of..
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A Pennsylvania pastor who was arrested last Tuesday for his alleged involvement in what the FBI has called the largest known computer hacking and securities fraud scheme — that yielded some $30 million in illegal profits — told his congregation Sunda..
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'If You Ever Leave a Legacy for Your Children, Let It be That You've Taught Them Friendship With God,' Says Kathie Lee Gifford
In a moving tribute to her late husband, NFL legend and former television personality Frank Gifford who died two Sundays ago, "Today" show host Kathie Lee Gifford said her husband who "asked Jesus into his heart" as a young child, saw his relationshi..
Comedian John Oliver Lampoons Televangelists on 'Last Week Tonight' Show; Opens Our Lady of Perpetual Exemption Church
From Creflo Dollar to Kenneth Copeland, late night comedian John Oliver delivered a brutal takedown Sunday of a group of televangelists and related churches known for preaching "the prosperity gospel" on his HBO program "Last Week Tonight" that has n..
Pastor Leading Iraq's Only Christian Radio Station 'Not Touched' After Bomb Explodes in Garage Where He Went to Fix Church Bus
A pastor leading Iraq's only Christian radio station that reaches up to 8 million people in and around Baghdad with the Gospel, narrowly escaped death after a bomb exploded in a garage where he had gone to get his church bus fixed.
Donations, Condolences Pour in as Churches Ready to Bury Pastor's Three Daughters and Friend Killed in Crash
As they prepare for heartbreaking funerals on Saturday and Sunday, thousands of dollars in donations and a flood of support have been pouring in for the families of a Florida pastor's three daughters and their male friend who died in a horrific accid..
Ben Carson Is 'Sickened' by 'Pathetic' Attack From Abortion Advocates; Says I've 'Spent My Entire Life Caring for Children'
Famed retired neurosurgeon and 2016 GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson said Thursday night that he is "sickened" by allegations that he has done research on fetal tissue and dismissed them as untrue and "pathetic," while noting how he has spent hi..
Pennsylvania Pastor Indicted in Largest Known Computer Hacking and Securities Fraud Scheme That Yielded $30M in Illegal Profits
Vitaly Korchevsky, a 50-year-old pastor from Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, was among nine people charged in two indictments Tuesday for allegedly being involved in an international hacking and securities fraud scheme that used unpublished financial infor..
Calling the rise of the Islamic State around the world a "pandemic," 2016 Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, said the U.S. government needs to work with social media companies to stop the Islamic militant group from using..
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Slain Teenager Christian Taylor Was 'Firm Believer in God' Who Wanted the Devil to Leave Him Alone … 'Forever'
A day before he was fatally shot "multiple times" by an Arlington police officer responding to a break-in report at the Classic Buick GMC dealership in Texas shortly after 1 a.m. last Friday, 19-year-old Angelo State University sophomore Christian Ta..
Members of a radical militant group in South Africa known as the Economic Freedom Fighters reportedly burned a tent to the ground that was being used for worship by an unconventional Christian group that made headlines last month after its controvers..
Billy Graham's Grandson Tullian Tchividjian Says He Never Thought He Would Cheat; Now Sees Why People Commit Suicide
Tullian Tchividjian, a grandson of prominent evangelical preacher Billy Graham, who resigned as lead pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Florida in June after confessing to an "inappropriate" relationship with another woman who was not his w..
Unwed Professor Sues Northwest Christian University for $650K After She Is Allegedly Fired for Getting Pregnant
A former assistant professor at Northwest Christian University in Oregon, who alleges she was fired after she refused an ultimatum to either marry or leave the father of her unborn child and admit the pregnancy was a mistake, is now suing the univers..