Former first lady of the United States Barbara Bush, one of only two women in history to be both the spouse and the mother of an American president, has passed away. She was 92.
The United Methodist Church's highest court will hold a special session in May to consider any petitions regarding the upcoming denomination meeting on the Church's stance on LGBT issues.
A judge has temporarily blocked a Kentucky law from taking effect that would ban an abortion procedure that involves ripping apart a human fetus and then removing the pieces one at a time from a womb.
The Washington, DC-based conservative advocacy group the Family Research Council has been subpoenaed by LGBT groups suing the Trump administration over its transgender military service ban.
George O. Wood, former general superintendent of the Assemblies of God, told the National Association of Evangelicals President Leith Anderson in a podcast on Sunday that his denomination "saw significant progress of inclusion" during his time in leadership.
Here are just a few things that happened this week, April 15-21, in Church history. They include the interring of a famous missionary at Westminster Abbey, the death of a notable priest, and the arrival of Martin Luther at the Diet of Worms.
More than 23,000 people have signed a petition in support of a Michigan church that has come under fire for hosting a counseling event for LGBT youth.
Pope Francis plans to have the bishops of Chile gather at the Vatican to deal with a recent sex abuse and cover-up scandal among its ranks.
The leader of a weekly Bible study that includes prominent members of the White House like Vice President Mike Pence and Attorney General Jeff Sessions is garnering controversy for his views on social and religious issues.
A coalition of 23 consumer watchdog groups have filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission against Google and YouTube, accusing the popular video sharing site of collecting children's personal data without parental consent.
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing Kentucky over a recently passed law that bans an abortion procedure which involves ripping apart a human fetus and then removing the pieces one at a time from a womb.
President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill with strong bipartisan support that expands the fight against human sex trafficking.
Some Baby Boomers are returning to their faith and church, according to recently released findings from researchers at the University of Southern California.
Students from more than 200 schools across the United States are taking part in a walkout Wednesday to protest abortion and Planned Parenthood.
Senator Ted Cruz of Texas grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over claims that the world's largest social media website has a bias against conservatives.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation raided the office and hotel room of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. Here are five perspectives on the situation.
A museum in Japan created in remembrance of Christians killed for their faith before Christianity was legalized in that country in the 19th century has opened.
An Episcopal church in California has reopened three years after a local bishop tried to sell the property to a condo developer.
A major pro-life advocacy organization is taking issue with Pope Francis' recently released statements equating social injustice and abortion, stating that the head of Roman Catholic Church "causes confusion" with his remarks.
The Atlantic has garnered national headlines for its decision last week to fire conservative writer Kevin Williamson due to comments he made in 2014 arguing for hanging women who have abortions.
Life.Church Senior Pastor Craig Groeschel acknowledged that it is hard to measure success when it comes to church ministries.
Here are just a few things that happened this week, April 9-14, in Church history. They include a major event in the early Pentecostal movement, the founding of a prominent African-American denomination, and the creation of the National Religious Broadcasters.
There is a sense among some conservative intellectuals that the recent news that the 2016 Pulse Nightclub mass shooting was not based in homophobia will have no effect on the progressive narrative.
Pope Francis has been head of the 1 billion-member Roman Catholic Church for about five years. During that time, he has periodically garnered headlines for his statements on a host of issues.
Evangelical leaders are not planning to meet with President Donald Trump over the Stormy Daniels controversy, according to an evangelical Trump administration adviser and human rights activist.