"Deadpool," the gory, sexually-charged new flick that's slaying records at the box office, may be a tempting movie to catch this weekend. But here are what some pastors across the country are advising when asked if Christians should watch the Ryan Reynolds-headlining film.
"No, Christians should absolutely not watch any movies with violence, nudity, or profanity." wrote Pastor Jamie Morgan of New Jersey-based Life Church in a Twitter message to The Christian Post on Thursday. "Why? It all gets back to the character of God. God is holy and that movie's not! Nuff said!"
While it may be hard to completely avoid movies with profanity, Morgan has a point. One might be hard-pressed to find anything remotely holy about "Deadpool," which Movieguide calls a " … lawless fantasy of our sinful nature … " more >>
A website created to encourage Americans to move to a Canadian island if Donald Trump is elected president, is offering abortion access to entice immigrants.
Known as "Cape Breton If Donald Trump Wins," the site says that Americans who do not want Trump to become president should go ahead and make plans to move to Cape Breton, which is part of Nova Scotia.
"Start now, that way, on election day, you just hop on a bus to start your new life in Cape Breton, where women can get abortions, Muslim people can roam freely, and the only 'walls' are holding up the roofs of our extremely affordable houses," reads the website. more >>
A Sonic drive-thru restaurant in Missouri that recently garnered headlines for putting Bible verse stickers on orders, ran out of the stickers due to popular demand.
Sonic Drive-In of Raymore announced on its Facebook page Thursday morning that it is temporarily out of the Bible stickers.
Chick-fil-A restaurants that display the American flag are flying them at half-staff in memory of recently deceased Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
The fast food chain that specializes in chicken sandwiches and headed by a conservative Southern Baptist family asked their restaurant managers to lower the American flag in remembrance of Scalia, who died Saturday of natural causes.
"Anytime the president orders the flag be flown at half-staff, Chick-fil-A restaurants do so — as is the case with honoring Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia," read a statement sent to The Christian Post by the fast food company. more >>
Former president Bill Clinton told a Donald Trump supporter protesting at a Hillary Clinton campaign speech that he should follow Trump "like Moses into the Promised Land."
Speaking Monday on behalf of his wife at an event in Riviera Beach, Florida, Clinton's speech was interrupted by a heckler who held up a Trump campaign sign.
When the heckler shouted that the Clintons took Trump's money, Bill replied that they did and used it for charity. He also spoke of a time when Trump was supportive of Hillary. more >>
A 208-year-old Roman Catholic academic institution in Maryland reinstated two professors fired for criticizing the school president's controversial plan to weed out lower-performing students.
Mount St. Mary's University, a picturesque Catholic higher educational institute located in Emmitsburg, will bring back professors Ed Egan and Thane Naberhaus.
In an announcement made last Friday, MSMU President Simon Newman stated at a meeting that the reinstatement of the two professors will be immediate. more >>