Christmas celebrations have been growing in popularity and size in Israel despite protests from religious groups and government officials who cite tenets in Judaism and Islam that prohibit the acknowledgment and celebration of Christ’s birth.
An influential pastor in Nigeria who slapped a young woman during a 2009 sermon defended his actions in a recent sermon, according to a video unearthed this week. He claims the girl, whose age is unknown, admitted to being a "witch for Jesus."Tags Pastors
Christians in Nigeria are confronting threats of a Christmas Day attack on churches throughout the country by terror sect Boko Haram, and one prominent pastor seeking to calm believers' fears.
Two Muslim men who were allegedly removed from an airplane in May after the pilot refused to takeoff with them on board are suing the company, Delta Air Lines Inc., for losses and punitive damages, according to court documents.1 comments
Photos of Jubilee Shalom Duggar, who was miscarried earlier this month, have been stirring controversy after the photos were taken from a private memorial service and published on the Internet.
A prominent supporter and fundraiser for Texas representative and GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul reportedly wrote a post on his Facebook wall calling for the assassination of President Barack Obama and his "monkey children."
Christian persecution is unlikely to be curbed in North Korea following the death of Kim Jong-il, according to several advocacy organizations close to the situation, yet there remains hope that the period of transition could help prepare the communist country for a revival, both politically and spiritually.
About 10 percent of abortions occur after 13 weeks of pregnancy, according to a new Guttmacher Institute study, while two thirds of Americans are in favor of first trimester abortions.
More than $3,000 worth of donated gifts set to be given to the needy was stolen from a New Jersey church this weekend, and the congregation has vowed to replace the stolen funds.
Islamist terror sect Boko Haram killed two people, including the head teacher of a Christian primary school, in Nigeria in an attack Wednesday, according to reports from the region.
Christmas gifts are floating from military aircrafts to Micronesian communities in need this week as part of the longest U.S. humanitarian mission in the history of the Department of Defense.
Mitt Romney admitted he “changed his mind” on abortion in a televised GOP debate last night, adding that former Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush had made similar conversions. How did the former Massachusetts governor fare during the debate?
A $1 trillion spending bill released by Republicans in the House of Representatives will renew several controversial funding measures, including funding for Planned Parenthood. What are the other programs affected by the bill?
A Philadelphia doctor previously charged with committing at least seven post-birth abortions at what federal authorities describe as a “baby charnel house” has now also been accused of writing thousands of illegal prescriptions for painkillers and other drugs.
A Christian pastor in Zimbabwe died from malnourishment caused by excessive fasting she had been employing to become closer to God, according to church members.