Over nine million women have struggled with an eating disorder a recent survey reported. The heightened prevalence of poor body image in women has created a growing concern among self-esteem experts, church leaders, and health non-profits nationwide.
Two Idaho homeless shelter residents failed in their attempt to sue a Christian mission shelter for allegedly forcing them to participate in religious activities.
Two homeless shelter residents sued the Boise Rescue Mission for insisting they take part in religious services under the claim of alleged religious discrimination. However, the San Francisco U.S. Court of Appeals sided with the Christian housing ministry in court by rejecting the case.
The Supreme Court will be deciding the labor rights for thousands of employees in religious organizations Wednesday Oct. 5. Experts have started speculating the high stakes of this case, which has been hailed as one of the most important religion cases in decades.
The Texas teacher responsible for the controversial suspension of the Christian high school student that spoke out in class about his belief that homosexuality was wrong returned to work today after being on administrative leave since Sept. 23.
Should religious institutions have to follow anti-discrimination laws? That’s the question the Supreme Court will address on October 5, when one of the most important religion cases in decades will be presented.
Listeria is at it again. This time in Alaska where officials said bags of chopped romaine lettuce were being recalled over concerns of possible listeria contamination. Meanwhile, a California farm said Thursday it was voluntarily recalling bags of chopped romaine lettuce due to possible contamination.
Northeastern states have the lowest divorce rate in America, while the South ranked highest, said a recent U.S. census report. The study had raised questions regarding the connection between divorce rates and religion.
According to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, teens that get less than eight hours of sleep on school nights are more likely to smoke, drink and fight and engage in other risky behavior.
Michele Bachmann spoke at Liberty University Wednesday, conveying a personal, passionate and faith-based message in an attempt to reach out to the Christian conservative potential voter pool for the Iowa caucuses, which could be key to her presidential campaign.
Amanda Knox’s sisters have expressed their despair after discovering abusive vandalism slandering Knox’s name on the tables in the Italian courtroom where the appeal is being heard.
According to an article in the October issue of Relevant magazine, there is an implication that young, unmarried Christians are having premarital sex almost as much as their non-Christian peers.
A tiny crimson “miracle fruit,” native to West Africa, could make sour foods taste sweet. Researchers revealed Monday the mystery behind the miracle berry, which looks like a cranberry.
Satellites are seeing signs of the remnants from Tropical Storm Ophelia over the Atlantic Ocean even though the storm weakened below tropical storm status Sunday.
As many as 14 deaths have occurred as a result of listeria-related illness traced to Colorado cantaloupes. According to health officials, it is a death toll that would make the food outbreak the deadliest in more than a decade.
Fidel Castro has blasted Barack Obama’s recent address to the U.N. by referring to it as “gibberish.”
According to a new study, drinking coffee may lower women’s risk of depression.
The number of young people across the globe having unprotected sex has risen sharply according to the results of a multinational survey released on Monday, which is also World Contraception Day.
Vanderbilt University is under fire for the potential suppression of religion. Four Christian student groups are being placed on “provisional status” after a university review found them to be in non-compliance with the school’s non-discrimination policy.
In court to appeal her 2009 conviction of killing her roommate, Amanda Knox was called a “witch of deception” Monday.
Gay rights advocates have taken their fight to the land of e-commerce where they are demanding large retailers including Apple, Microsoft, Netflix and Wal-Mart to end their association with Christian-oriented Internet marketer known as Charity Giveback Group.
A BBC World Service program shed major light on a straight Christian man in Chicago who has worked tirelessly over the past decade to bridge the gap between evangelical Christians and gay people.
As the nation struggles with a 9.1 percent unemployment rate, Baylor University’s Institute of Religion has conducted a survey with the mission to answer the question, “How does religion affect how Americans feel about the job crisis?”
After white supremacist gang member Lawrence Brewer ordered up an especially extravagant feast before his execution Wednesday, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice ruled that death row inmates will no longer choose their last meal.
Rumors are spreading that Todd Palin plans to divorce Sarah Palin as he is “fed up” with the constant scandals surrounding their marriage.