NFL quarterback Peyton Manning has set up a fund for victims of the July Chattanooga shootings that killed four Marines and a Navy sailor.
'Jesus Welcomes You to Hawkins' Sign Stays Up as City Delays Decision to Take It Down Amid Threats of Lawsuit From Nation's Largest Atheist Group
A city in Texas has delayed a decision on what to do regarding an atheist group's complaint leveled against a "Jesus Welcomes You to Hawkins" sign said to be on public property.
Jimmy Carter Says Jesus Would Not Support Abortion, Revealing 'Only Conflict' Between His Politics and Christian Faith
Former President Jimmy Carter has said in an interview that he does not believe Jesus Christ would support abortion in most cases, identifying the "only conflict" he's had between his political duties and Christian faith.
Court Says Washington State Pharmacy Must Provide Emergency Contraceptives Despite Religious Objection
An appeals court panel has ruled unanimously against a family-owned pharmacy suing Washington for an exemption to the state's birth control mandate.
Planned Parenthood Haggles Over Price of Aborted Baby Parts in 2nd Undercover Video: 'If the Price Is Low, Bump It Up — I Want a Lamborghini'
The Center for Medical Progress released a second video Tuesday showing a Planned Parenthood director negotiating prices for aborted baby parts as well as offering a "less crunchy [abortion] technique" to a pretend biotech company.
Rev. Michael Pfleger Says Rapper Chief Keef Is to Blame for Violence in Chicago That Led to Killing of 14-Month-Old Boy
An outspoken Chicago priest known for his social activism has blamed rapper Chief Keef's music for the murder and violence plaguing the city, and even attempted to shut down a benefit concert the rapper planned to raise money for a friend who was murdered earlier this month.
Mississippi School District Fined Over $7,500 for 'Proselytizing Christianity' After Minister Prays at Event
A U.S. Federal District Court has fined Mississippi's third largest public school district $7,500 after a minister opened a districtwide honors assembly with a prayer invocation, an act that violated a 2013 court settlement that ordered the district to stop "proselytizing Christianity."
Christian Bakery Closed for Refusing Lesbian Wedding Cake Breaks Record on Crowdfunding Site With $352,000
Aaron and Melissa Klein, Christians and former owners of a bakery in Oregon who were ordered by a judge to pay a fine of $135,000 for declining to bake a cake for a lesbian marriage ceremony, have set a record on a crowdfunding site by raising $352,500 in two months, after their campaign was shut down by another site.
The president of the Coalition of African American Pastors, the Rev. Bill Owens, is calling on Christians to engage in "mass civil disobedience" in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage.
Imprisoned Pastor Saeed Abedini Has Dream He Will Be Free by Daughter's 9th Birthday This Year; Wife Prays It Will Happen
A few months into his imprisonment in Iran three years ago, pastor Saeed Abedini had a dream that he was out of prison celebrating his daughter Rebecca's 9th birthday. Rebecca turns 9 "in a few months," according to his wife, Naghmeh Abedini, and she is now looking to God to move on behalf of her husband.
While the undercover video showing that Planned Parenthood sells the body parts of aborted babies was obviously offensive to pro-lifers, there was a part of the video that should have offended the sensibilities of those who support legalized abortion, because it showed that Planned Parenthood violates three pro-choice values.
A Florida man has given a large donation to the global missions arm of the largest Presbyterian denomination in the country.
Planned Parenthood Director Accused of 'Selling' Baby Body Parts Names StemExpress Company That Offers Fetal Liver Cells for $24K in Product Catalog
The biotechnology company named in a secret video recording of a Planned Parenthood executive casually discussing over a meal and wine the harvesting of fetal organs sells "fresh" fetal liver samples for as high as $12,124 while its cryopreserved fetal samples go for $24,250.
Franklin Graham Says People Who Perform Abortions Have 'No Conscience;' Blasts Planned Parenthood for Selling Infant Body Parts
The Rev. Franklin Graham, CEO of Samaritan's Purse, said on Wednesday that people who perform abortions have "no conscience." His comment is a response to the undercover video released earlier this week that shows a Planned Parenthood abortionist discussing the sell of fetal organs, such as hearts, lungs, livers, as well as limbs.
Coca-Cola, Ford, Xerox Detest Being Listed as Planned Parenthood Sponsors in Light of Baby Parts Selling Scandal
Three major American corporations have told the nation's largest abortion provider that they no longer want to be listed as corporate sponsors after two recent viral videos purport to show representatives of Planned Parenthood discussing the sale of baby body parts.
Mt. Soledad Cross Not Coming Down as Group Pay US Gov't $1.4 Million for San Diego Veterans' Memorial
A California memorial embroiled in a years-long legal battle due to its inclusion of a large cross has been sold to a private organization by the United States Defense Department.
Franklin Graham Tells Worried Spouse-Cheating Members of Ashley Madison: 'God Already Knows What You've Done'
The Rev. Franklin Graham has told the 37 million members of Ashley Madison, the dating website set up for married people to cheat on their spouses, that regardless of whether their info is exposed in a major hacking attack, God already knows what they have been up to.
A federal appeals court has ruled that all pharmacy owners in Washington state are required to dispense emergency contraceptives even if it's against their religious beliefs.
A new policy update issued by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services which became effective Tuesday July 21, has clarified the conditions under which an individual becoming a naturalized U.S. citizen can refuse to bear arms for America for religious reasons.
An Ohio woman who was charged with vehicular assault after she struck and injured a grandmother last August has told a judge that the accident occurred because she was praying behind the wheel.
A Gallup poll has found that Pope Francis' favorability rating in the U.S. has fallen significantly from last year, and now less than half of conservatives have a favorable opinion of him. Gallup suggested that the change is due to the pope's strong messages on human responsibility in climate change and his condemnation of the world's "idolatry of money."
Donald Trump Tells Christians 'I'm Presbyterian' and 'Proud of It;' Pledges to Be Greatest Representative of Faith if Elected President
Republican presidential candidate and unabashed billionaire Donald Trump is touting his Christian roots as a proud Presbyterian and has pledged to be the greatest representative of Christians in office, if he becomes president.
Government Has Failed, but Religious Schools Have Succeeded, at Closing Race-Based Education Gap, Study Finds
Government policies have been ineffective, while Christian schools have been effective, in reducing the achievement gap in education, according to a published study by William Jeynes, a senior fellow at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton and a professor at California State University-Long Beach.
'Are You Stupid?' Gay Baker Rips LGBT Community for Forcing Christian Bakers to Make Cakes for Same-Sex Weddings
Days after it was announced that Oregon bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweetcakes by Melissa, would be fined $135,000 for declining to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, Jesse Bartholomew, a self-identified gay baker slammed the LGBT community for "bullying" and "being a Nazi."
Christians Rally in Alabama After Atheists Force Removal of Christian Flag by Threatening Legal Action
Over 500 Christians rallied in support of religious freedom in Alabama on Saturday after a Christian flag that once flew over a local police department was forcibly removed amid threats of legal action from the nation's largest atheist organization.
'Black Genocide' Pastor Protests NAACP's Support for Abortion With Controversial Confederate Flag Sign
A black New Jersey pastor and pro-life activist protested the NAACP's support for abortion at the organization's convention held in Philadelphia last week, where he posted a sign that included both an aborted baby and a Confederate flag.