Giving up chocolate, TV, coffee, and now, for some, Facebook, is normal for Lent. But a faith community is asking two Christian radio stations to give up something unusual this year – Glenn Beck.
Traditionally, evangelicals and Mormons have regarded each other with suspicion and contact was kept at a minimum. But on Thursday, a high-profile delegation of evangelical leaders was hosted by Utah's governor, a Mormon, at his mansion and spent time engaging with one of the top leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Nearly a dozen U.S. ambassadors are pressing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Members of Congress to be more responsive to the assassination of Pakistan's only Christian cabinet member, Shahbaz Bhatti.
A group of prominent evangelicals will meet with a Mormon leader Thursday in Salt Lake City, Utah, for dialogue to better understand each other's faith.
The mass online support through social media sites Reddit, YouTube, and Facebook for an Oregon man who says he plans to end his life on Tuesday because he has terminal cancer is "disturbing," said a Christian bioethics professor.
Pastor Rick Warren and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair shared an evening conversation Sunday in front of more than 2,600 people about faith, the Middle East, globalization, and 9/11.
Influential American Christian leaders were urged Wednesday to reconsider how they leverage their voice using social media tools to advocate for oppressed believers in diplomatically sensitive areas.
The No. 1 person on the Taliban's Pakistan hit list, Shahbaz Bhatti, the federal minister of minorities affairs, was gunned down Wednesday around 11 a.m. (local time).
The 2011 National Religious Broadcasters Convention & Exposition brings together thousands of Christian communication professionals to learn, strategize and network in order to harness the power of media to spread the gospel.
"American Idol" judge Jennifer Lopez, often called J.Lo, broke down in tears after breaking news to contestant Chris Medina that he was not among the top 24 singers that would continue in the competition.
A Fuller Theological Seminary graduate is among the Americans on the small yacht hijacked by Somali pirates on Friday.
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's resignation Friday is good for the country's Coptic Christians, according to a religious freedom expert
Some sources in Pakistan say that the Ministry for Religious Minorities may soon disappear during a reorganization of government offices.
Pakistan's Federal Minister for Minorities Shahbaz Bhatti met with The Christian Post last week in Washington, D.C., while he was in town for the National Prayer Breakfast and to meet with the U.S. Department of State.
President Obama has sent his nomination for the position of Ambassador-At-Large for International Religious Freedom to the Senate to be approved, the White House announced Monday.
The Christian Post met with Elder Fu and his translator the Rev. Dr. Lin Manhong, dean of Nanjing Union Theological Seminary, on Sunday evening in New York City to discuss the upcoming China Bible exhibition, mass evangelism in China, the TSPM relationship with the Billy Graham family, and the body's view of house churches.
During his speech at the 59th National Prayer Breakfast Thursday morning, President Barack Obama said the godmother of his two daughters helped organize prayer groups for him across the country.
An outreach ministry that specializes in sharing the gospel through online media announced Wednesday that it reached a record-breaking 687,000 people in just one day last year.
Christian parents should stop being overly fearful and learn to step on the "gas pedal" in raising their kids to have strong faith, said a California megachurch pastor.
With Egypt on the brink of anarchy, a former Hamas insider is pointing a critical finger at the United States for ignoring the north African country's human rights abuses – one of the factors contributing to the current uprising.
"American Idol" contestant Chris Medina has Christians raving about his sense of commitment when he shared his heartbreaking love story on Wednesday night's show.
The Muslim population in the United States is projected to more than double by 2030, according to a new Pew Forum report.
Christians can understand more deeply why they should help the poor when they see themselves spiritually in those that lack materially, said Pastor Tim Keller in a new video interview.
While President Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao enjoyed a state dinner inside the White House Wednesday evening, human rights activists for North Korean refugees in China bore the cold to hold a candlelight vigil a block away.
The so-called "believers' gene" may help spread religion as a Cambridge professor recently speculated, said two pastors.