Attorney Gen. Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos have reportedly butted heads over a draft guidance that would rescind an Obama-era instruction for public schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms based on their gender identity instead of their birth sex.
The Donald Trump administration is expected to issue new guidance pertaining to transgender student bathroom protections in public schools, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Tuesday.
Retired WNBA star Candice Wiggins said she was harassed and bullied by lesbian teammates throughout her career and that a "toxic" environment in the league led her to cut her professional basketball career short.
Christians living in a suburb of India's largest city, Mumbai, took to the streets in protest after two statues of Mother Mary were desecrated on Sunday in Kurla village.
A Christian mother is accusing the social media giant Facebook of censorship after her account was suspended over posts on what the Bible says about homosexuality and sin.
Breitbart Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow has commented on the recent controversy surrounding the far-right news outlet's senior editor Milo Yiannopoulos, who was shown defending sexual relations between adolescent boys and older men in an old video that emerged Sunday.
The influence of the "cultural Left" on the Democratic Party has become a real problem for American political discourse, prominent progressive Christian leader and social justice advocate the Rev. Jim Wallis has warned.
Former All-American soccer standout Mo Isom lamented that part of the racial struggles in the United States is caused by the fact that the American Church has effectively "whitewashed the Gospel."
In a frank discussion at a megachurch on how Christians can bridge the racial divide in their communities, ESPN anchor Sage Steele asserted that African-Americans must look in the mirror before they can point fingers at other races.
Tony Dungy, the first African-American head coach to win a Super Bowl, detailed at a race and faith forum on Thursday how he almost let racism end his football career before it even got started.
The fact that exit polls show that 81 percent of evangelical voters and a majority of white Christians voted for President Donald Trump in the 2016 election represents a "crisis in the Church" and shows that the Church is more racially divided than ever, Rev. Jim Wallis has warned.
The Washington Supreme Court has dealt another blow to Christian grandma florist Barronelle Stutzman by ruling on Thursday that she violated state law when she declined to make floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding.
The evangelical refugee resettlement agency World Relief, one of nine agencies authorized to resettle refugees in the United States, has laid off over 140 employees and closed five local offices due to President Donald Trump's Jan. 27 executive order on refugee resettlement.
Although opponents of North Carolina's controversial transgender bathroom law have claimed that corporate backlash will cause huge economic losses, Lt. Gov. Dan Forrest said Wednesday that the state's economy is doing "extremely well" despite small losses suffered from HB 2-related backlash.
Prioritizing Christian Refugees Will Only Help ISIS Purge Christianity in the Middle East, Faith Leader Warns
Any U.S. policy that would prioritize the resettlement of Christian refugees from Iraq and Syria might help ISIS accomplish its goal of pushing historic Christian communities out of their ancient homelands in the Middle East, an Arab Christian leader has warned.
A 50-year-old Christian convert in India died last month after he and his wife were forced to endure the torture of standing neck deep in a freezing pond for more than half a day after they refused to renounce their faith in Jesus Christ.
The National Football League has warned the state of Texas that if it passes a transgender bathroom law similar to the one passed in North Carolina last year, it would likely affect the state's chances of hosting league events or future Super Bowls.
The Islamic State terrorist group in Iraq has burned 15 civilians to death, including children, after they were caught trying to escape from the so-called "land of the caliphate."
Evangelical megachurch pastor Jason Webb has spoken out against President Donald Trump's temporary suspension of refugee resettlement and argues that preventing refugees from entering the United States is like closing the door on Jesus.
As national attention continues to surround President Donald Trump's Jan. 27 executive order suspending refugee resettlement for 120 days and travel from seven Muslim-majority countries for 90 days, the back-and-forth debate on the issue has been one filled with false information from both sides of the issue.
The evangelical humanitarian aid group Samaritan's Purse is helping save the lives of badly injured Islamic State fighters wounded during the liberation battle in the terror group's Iraqi stronghold of Mosul.
The prioritization of religious minority refugees facing genocide is a "tradition" that has been carried out by the United States government on a number of occasions in the last century, leading religious freedom advocates are saying.
At least three people are being considered by President Donald Trump to fill the role of ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, a position that could gain more prominence as the new administration aims to prioritize aid for persecuted religious minorities.
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch attends a liberal church. Should conservatives be concerned?
The majority of Americans who identify as religious say they favor allowing gays and lesbians to legally marry and oppose policies that would give business owners the right to refuse services to same-sex wedding ceremonies, according to data compiled by the Public Religion Research Institute.