Just months after the New York town of Greece won a Supreme Court ruling permitting it to open its community meetings with sectarian prayer, an atheist is set to lead the invocation on Tuesday night.
Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil called on his country's Muslim and Christian's populations to come together, while blaming Israel for stoking tensions between Arabs who practiced the different faiths.
"The Christians in the west, most of them, they don't know the realities here. They don't know who is occupying who, who is oppressing who, who is confiscating whose land, who is building walls to try and separate people from one another," Alex Awad, who also pastors East Jerusalem Church, told The Christian Post.
Republican Party's Not Fighting Gay Marriage, Says Potential Republican Presidential Candidate Scott Walker
Wisconsin Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Scott Walker suggested that the GOP has no interest in making its opposition to gay marriage the forefront of its platform.
Justin Holcomb explains how women can decipher if they are in a violent relationship, what his beliefs on divorce are in this context and if the book addresses male victims.
The National Latino Evangelical Coalition will be working with faith-based organizations across the country to open up 600 beds to Central American children who have crossed into the country without their parents.
Justin explains the assumptions behind the title of their book - "Is It My Fault?" - how he and his wife decided to write on this topic, and his feelings on the term "rape culture."
Pastor Tullian Tchividjian, Mega Miami Heat Basketball Fan, Grieves Loss of Star Player, Extols Lebron James
Following Lebron James' announcement on Friday that he would be taking his talents from South Beach back to Cleveland, "the biggest Miami Heat fan in the world among pastors" expressed his surprise, grief — and admiration.
An Australian judge has suggested that legalized abortion and the availability of contraceptives may strip away the stigma surrounding incest and lead to its legality one day.
Doug Phillips' Former Church Disappointed with His Disobedient Departure as Elder Who Confessed Affair
The departure of a former leader of the biblical patriarchy organization Vision Forum from a Texas church he helped found did not follow protocal, the congregation's leaders reported earlier this week.
China and Russia Top Governments Responsible for Damaging, Vandalizing Churches, Mosques, Says New Study
The Chinese, Russian and Tajikistan governments bore responsibility for the destruction of over 100 houses of worship in their respective countries in 2012.
'The Pastor's Kid' Barnabas Piper on Attending Church with a Female Pastor, Parenting and Totaling a Car (Q&A Part 2)
In the second part of this interview Barnabas Piper discusses his father's complementarian views, his own thoughts on female leadership in church, platform, and being the subject of a famous pastor's stories.
Seventeen were killed and 10 wounded on Monday after Muslim rebels in the Central African Republic attacked a church which had provided refuge for thousands of the country's beleaguered citizens. The Rev. Thibault Ndemaguia confirmed the number to the Associated Press several hours after the attacks.
In the first part of an interview with The Christian Post, Barnabas Piper recalls the first time he understood his identity as a "pastor's kid," the discussions he's had with his brothers about being John Piper's sons, and the spiritual legacy he's inherited from his father.
A Kentucky woman has filed a lawsuit against U.S. Bank, claiming that the company fired her for saying "Have a blessed day."
Conservative filmmaker and pundit Dinesh D'Souza's "America" brought in $2.75 million over the weekend, bringing its total box office earnings to $4 million since it opened on June 27.
The highest court in India has ruled on Monday that Shariah law cannot be legally forced on citizens who do not wish to have the system applied to them.
Did a state funded New Mexico museum pay for an anti-religion atheist event in February? Those are the allegations that Evolution News and Views, a publication sponsored by the pro-Intelligent Design group, the Discovery Center, has made.
A North Carolina pastor may be deported following his arrest in June for lying about his immigration status on job application papers.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetoed a bill on Tuesday which would have mandated a three-day waiting period for women seeking abortions.
A pastor who established a church and camp community for convicted sex offenders has been ordered by the state of Alabama to shut down his ministry.
The former host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" and current host of HBO's "Last Night Tonight" mocked an anti-gay pastor and current Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate on Sunday.
Obama Praises LGBT Activists at Event Attended by Southern Baptist Pastor Who Rejects Biblical Teaching on Homosexuality
President Barack Obama highlighted his administration's efforts to support and bolster the gay community at a reception celebrating LGBT Pride Month attended by a Southern Baptist pastor and his son on Monday.
Maryland's Court of Special Appeals has dismissed a case which alleged that leaders of Sovereign Grace Ministries had attempted to cover up a sex abuse scandal at the Bethesda-Covenant Life Church.
"I would say that a broken immigration system is a trafficker's best friend, because traffickers abuse the fact that there's immigrants here without legal status and they underpay them or they enslave them or they abuse them," said Jenny Yang, the Vice President of Advocacy and Policy at World Relief