Sister Diana Momeka, the Iraqi nun who was blocked from entering the U.S. last week and admitted after public pressure forced the government to allow her entry, said the killing of Christians by ISIS in Iraq will destroy commonality between the easte..
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Bill O'Reilly Blames Catholic Church Corruption, Rap Music's 'Promotion of Depraved Behavior' for Decline of Christianity in US
While discussing the latest Pew Survey that documented the decline of people professing to be Christian in America, Fox News pundit Bill O'Reilly blamed the Catholic Church's corruption and rap music's "promotion of depraved behavior" as a few reason..
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Pot-Smoking Indiana Church to Hold First 'Worship Service' on the Same Day Religious Freedom Law Takes Effect
An Indiana organization dedicated to marijuana that calls itself the First Church of Cannabis will host its first "worship service" on July 1, which is the same day that the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act law will take effect.
Pope Francis condemned the ongoing persecution of Christians by radical Islamic groups such as ISIS and Boko Haram Monday during mass at the Vatican, and said even though these groups believe they are serving God with their actions, they do not truly..
Christianity Is Not Dying; Reports Pointing to Decline of Church Are Skewing Data, Says Baylor University Scholars
Contrary to recent reports based on studies that emphasize the growth of non-religious people in the United States and the decline of church attendance, Christianity in America is not dying, according to a new survey that examines the nuances and com..
Chinese Province Removes Hundreds of Crosses From Churches Amid Communist Regime's Fear of Losing Power to Christianity's Rapid Growth
Chinese authorities in Zhejiang province have removed hundreds of crosses from atop Protestant and Catholic churches, and believers expect the rooftop crosses to be removed from all houses of worship because the government sees the rapid growth of Ch..
Lecrae to Divulge Details of Suicide Attempt, Struggles With Drugs and Alcoholism in Upcoming Book, 'Unashamed'
Outspoken Christian rapper Lecrae will be releasing a new book, titled "Unashamed" sometime next year in which he reveals details about his childhood abuse, and struggles with drugs, alcoholism, bouts of depression and a suicide attempt.
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The pastor of a Jacksonville, Florida church defended a decision to post a controversial sign outside his church building that reads "Homosexuals must Repent or Go to Hell."
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'They Accept Us as We Are;' Christians Join Forces With Muslim Group Hezbollah to Fight ISIS in Lebanon
The Iran-backed Shiite Muslim militant group Hezbollah, classified for many years by U.S. Intelligence as a terrorist organization, is training Christians to fight ISIS in Lebanon, and the Middle Eastern believers say their new and unlikely allies "a..
Franklin Graham, the head of nonprofit Samaritan's Purse, said he was discouraged by the impetus behind the draw Muhammad event in Garland, Texas, which some claim sparked the attack from two Muslim gunmen, allegedly affiliated with the terror group ..
Four people are now dead after a small plane crashed Friday morning on Interstate 285 just north of Atlanta, Georgia, shortly after takeoff. One fire official has declared it a "miracle" that no other vehicles except a trailer were hit.
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Satanic Ties or Godly Signs? Fans Question Use of 'Occult' Symbols By Christian Artists Toby Mac, Lecrae, Andy Mineo
Skulls, triangle-shaped hand signs sometimes depicting the all-seeing eye of Egyptian god Horus and other symbolic gestures which many conspiracy theorists interpret as occult imagery, have been showing up in the music videos and artwork of prominent..
A New Orleans pastor collapsed suddenly and died in the middle of preaching a sermon at Greater Saint Mary Baptist Church in the Algiers community on Sunday after declaring to his congregation: "If the Lord called me now, I'm ready."
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Southern Baptist Church, Mayor Vow to Rebuild $16 Million Senior Center Razed During Baltimore Riots
Southern Baptist Church Pastor Donte Hickman Sr., building developers and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake vowed Monday to rebuild a $16 million senior center that was burned to the ground in East Baltimore last week during the riots sparked ..
US Denies Entry to Iraqi Nun Persecuted by ISIS After Concluding She Would Remain in Country Illegally
A Catholic nun from Iraq who suffered persecution at the hands of ISIS and sought to share her testimony in Washington D.C. this month was denied entry into the United States because government officials felt she would attempt to stay in the country ..