Margaret Court, an Australian tennis legend-turned-Pentecostal pastor, has had her local tennis club membership cut following her outspoken views defending traditional marriage.
A California pastor was sentenced to 24 years in prison on Friday after he was found to have defrauded members of his congregation out of a million dollars in investments.
Hulu's "The Handmaid's Tale," a show depicting a dystopian future in which a Christian totalitarian government controls society and oppresses women, won the best drama series prize at the Emmy Awards on Sunday night in Los Angeles.
Fr. James Martin, a prominent Jesuit priest in America who sparked controversy with his book urging Catholics to be more accepting of LGBT people, has been disinvited from a prestigious Catholic seminary where he was scheduled to speak.
Christians With Muslim or Buddhist Backgrounds Most Heavily Persecuted in China; Leader Pleads for Bibles
Believers with Muslim and Buddhist backgrounds are the most persecuted Christian groups in China, according to a watchdog organization. And those Christians are in urgent need of Bibles in their own languages.
Only 6 percent of British adults are practicing Christians, a new survey commissioned by the Church of England has found, defining the term as those who read the Bible, pray, and attend church on a regular basis.
Mounds, Oklahoma, Police Chief Antonio Porter defended himself amid lawsuit threats from the American Civil Liberties Union, which criticized him for posting Bible verses on the police department's Facebook page and questioned whether the department can protect non-Christians.
An Answers in Genesis astronomer analyzed biblical passages and star constellations that some are using to suggest that Jesus Christ will return on Sept. 23.
Megachurch pastor Rick Warren of Saddleback Church and California Roman Catholic Bishop Kevin Vann recently opened up about their years-long friendship and cooperation as a model for evangelicals and Catholics around the world to follow.
Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian mother of five who has spent seven years on death row due to blasphemy charges, has been nominated for a prestigious European Union religious freedom prize.
As Christians in Australia prepare to hold a candlelight vigil on Friday for Sharoon Masih, the 17-year-old Pakistani boy who was killed for his faith in August by his Muslim classmates, details about the case have revealed that he was called a "filthy Christian" and a "demon" by students.
Pope Francis had held an emotional meeting with Salesian missionary Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was recently rescued from 18 months of captivity at the hands of the Islamic State terrorist group.
Gay Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns Following Fifth Child Abuse Claim, This Time From His Own Family
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigned from his position Wednesday afternoon after a fifth accusation of child abuse came to light, this time from his own family.
Swedish officials have released a new "sex guidebook" aimed at tackling the rising number of sexual assaults committed by newly arrived migrants.
Churchgoing HGTV "Fixer Upper" stars Chip and Joanna Gaines have announced an "exciting" partnership in the form of a new home and lifestyle brand with chain store giant Target, which has been subjected to conservative-led boycotts over its bathroom policies.
A major report analyzing the findings of 26 royal commissions and other inquiries on child sex abuse in the Roman Catholic Church has argued that mandatory celibacy for priests is one of the major factors contributing to the epidemic.
Pastor Kevin DeYoung of Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, North Carolina, has listed eight main differences between Roman Catholics and Protestants, arguing that the disagreements still matter despite changing attitudes in recent years.
Former Democratic Party presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says in her upcoming book What Happened that pro-life Democrat lawmakers must vote against pro-life legislation in favor of abortion, regardless of their personal beliefs.
Christian Florist: Gay Couples Have 'Every Right to Live the Way They Believe,' Christians Want the Same Freedom
Colorado baker Jack Phillips and and Washington florist Barronelle Stutzman recently joined other Christian business owners and revealed their major concerns, including death threats and potential loss of their life's work, as they battle against lawsuits from same-sex couples.
The mother of a child that was born as a girl but now dresses and identifies as a boy has hit back against a Christian couple who pulled their son from a Church of England school that allows transgender children. The mother insisted that being transgender is "not a choice."
Baton Rouge Mayor Sharon Weston Broome and other officials are turning to prayer as a means of coping with the spiking murder rate in the Louisiana city, which some observers have called a "hurricane of murders."
Bones that allegedly belong to St. Peter, one of Jesus Christ's apostles, who is also considered by Roman Catholics to be the first pope, have been uncovered at a 1,000-year-old church in Rome.
Tom Uzhunnalil, a Roman Catholic priest who was once believed to have been crucified by the Islamic State terror group after being kidnapped in Yemen last year, has finally been rescued.
Benham Brothers: Hurricanes Are God's Message for America to Restore Boundaries on Gender, Sexuality
Jason and David Benham, two pro-life activists and conservative Christian brothers from North Carolina, have suggested that the hurricanes striking the U.S. are a message from God to the people to put back up the boundaries on gender and sexuality.
As many as 400 children are believed to be buried in a mass grave in Lanarkshire, Scotland, all who belonged to a care home run by Roman Catholic nuns, prompting suspicions of abuse.