A Christian undocumented immigrant from Indonesia facing deportation has been provided protection from a New Jersey church as his application for asylum remains in limbo and he fears persecution from Muslim extremists in his native homeland.
In the world of diverse and often vulgarity-filled media, "Bible Islands," a Bible-based virtual world for children, is a safe haven, Gil Ilutowich, president of the company behind the venture told The Christian Post.
Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull of Montana admitted Wednesday to sending a racially-charged email about President Barack Obama. The judge acknowledged that the content of the email was racist, but said he does not consider himself a racist.
Four women have accused popular Nashville pastor Bishop Joseph Walker III of Mount Zion Baptist Church and five other church leaders of sexual misconduct and violating their trust over the past 10 years, it emerged earlier this week. The women allege contact with Walker led to sexual assault, and in one case, a forced abortion.
Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, spiritual head of the global Anglican Communion, voiced support Tuesday for the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in a call for nations to respect the human rights of gay individuals, suggesting that anti-gay legislation is akin to racial discrimination.
A new archeological discovery on a Jerusalem site is causing controversy as it revives the debate over the "Jesus tomb" and presents what scientists claim is proof that a burial box was found containing the remains of Jesus, and possibly his family — a direct contradiction to the belief in Christ's bodily resurrection.
Entertainers, actors and musicians David and Tamela Mann, known as stars of Tyler Perry's "Meet the Browns," talked to The Christian Post recently about their new show as well as their take on how broadcast media could and should be utilized for spreading the Christian message.
Who is Rabbi Ralph Messer, the Colorado minister who became known on a national level through a scandal involving Bishop Eddie Long, and what is it that he teaches?
The Somalia-based Islamist militant group al-Shabaab has increasingly targeted children for guerilla recruitment, forced marriage and rape, and attacked teachers and parents who tried to protect them, Human Rights Watch said in its latest report.
Dr. Gary Chapman, senior associate pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., and a popular marriage and relationships counselor recently shared with The Christian Post his views on what bugs married couples today, how best to make others feel loved, and why pastors should be talking about sex openly.
Reports emerged that the signature televised service created by Crystal Cathedral Ministries might cut its airtime in Canada and possibly some areas in the United States due to financial difficulties.
An expert on philanthropy revealed this week that counter to popular opinion, giving to religious institutions has not declined despite the hard financial times.
he bad economy should not stop evangelical Christians from sharing the Gospel and also humanitarian aid in nations with high Christian persecution, Pastor Michael Youssef, founder and president of Leading The Way ministries, said in a speech earlier this week.
New Christian film, "Brother's Keeper," to be released this fall, explores the theme of forgiveness and redemption, the executive producer Steven Camp told The Christian Post this week in an exclusive interview.
Popular pastor and international best-selling author Max Lucado gave a sermon at the National Religious Broadcasters convention earlier this week, sharing his view on the nature of God's grace, which is also the subject of his upcoming book, GRACE: More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine.
San Diego megachurch pastor Miles McPherson is calling on Christians to move beyond their church walls to go to the least holy places and help those in deep spiritual need.
Sex is a topic that should be discussed in church more than it currently is, said Chip Ingram, senior pastor of Venture Christian Church in California and president of Living on the Edge ministry.
Influential conservative Christian leaders, including Tony Perkins and Richard Land, were among those who participated in a press conference Monday at the National Religious Broadcasters convention to call for the reversal of the highly contentious contraception mandate proposed by the Obama administration.
Christian apologists like Ken Ham, president and founder of Answers in Genesis, might see more opposition to their literal way of reading the Bible. That includes believing in a literal Adam and Eve and the man's fall, Ham told The Christian Post Sunday.
A youth-focused minister of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association is stressing that loving God and students are more important than trying to constantly stay culturally relevant.
Two popular Christian leaders opened the National Religious Broadcasters Convention & Exposition in Nashville, Tenn Saturday morning with inspiring speeches on how Christians should manage their relationships, whether in business, family or church and how spirituality can influence one's performance as a leader.
Some of the most well-known Christian authors and leaders are attending the National Religious Broadcasters Convention & Exposition in Nashville, Tenn – including Max Lucado, Will Graham, Joni Earackeson Tada, and Miles McPherson – that kicks off Saturday.
The Ethiopian community in Washington, D.C. and Christian supporters of a group of Ethiopian Christians detained in Saudi Arabia plan to hold a protest in front of the Saudi embassy next week.
Senior pastor of Mars Hill Church, Mark Driscoll, and other church leaders responded in a joint statement Monday to the recent media reports that describe the discipline within the church as "cult-like."
Chinese officials denied a visa to the U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom just days before a visit from Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping paid a visit to Washington. However, it emerged Wednesday that the White House addressed the issue during Xi's visit.