Michelle A. Vu

Christian Post Reporter

Iran Supreme Court Overturns Pastor's Death Sentence

An Iranian pastor who was handed the death sentence for apostasy is no longer on death row, his lawyer said Sunday. Iran’s Supreme Court overturned the death sentence of Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani of the northern city of Rasht, the pastor's attorney said Sunday.

Interview: Sen. Jim DeMint on Tea Party, U.S. Debt, and God's Calling

U.S. Senator Jim DeMint has a new book out just in time for the Fourth of July: The Great American Awakening: Two Years that Changed America, Washington, and Me. The book takes readers inside the marble halls of Congress and behind closed-door meetings where DeMint recalls nerve-wrecking power struggles over party reform and finances.

Quiz: How Christian Are You?

How Christian are you? A new quiz by the non-profit group, Changing the Face of Christianity, offers to answer that question. The Texas-based group scores participants after they answer 10 multiple choice questions online. Quiz takers are ranked: far from Christ, worldly Christian, good Christian, or spiritually mature Christian.

What Is Pentecost Sunday?

When it comes to church holidays, Christmas and Easter get all the attention, but what about Pentecost? This year, Pentecost Sunday falls on June 12. But many Christians would be hard pressed to explain the significance of the day.