A congregation that once had ties with the Tennessee Baptist Convention is no longer part of the regional Southern Baptist body due to the church's decision to have a female senior pastor.
Archbishop of Canterbury the Most Reverend Justin Welby is defending guidance from the Church of England demanding that schools allow minors to explore gender identity, including letting boys wear girls' clothes.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by an atheist organization against a West Virginia school district for having an elective Bible course that has existed since 1939.
'God and Donald Trump' Author Says Pres. Has Potential for Greatness, Likes Evangelicals (Interview)
Evangelicals and others should give President Donald Trump a chance, especially given his warm reception of evangelical Christians, says the author of a new book examining the spiritual side of the controversial commander-in-chief.
A church in Indiana will distribute hundreds of turkeys for the less fortunate as part of an annual event held during the Thanksgiving season.
Conservative Breakaway Episcopal Diocese Has Right to $500 Million Worth of Church Property, Over 100 Clergy Argue in Brief
More than 100 clergy have signed on to an amicus brief in favor of a conservative breakaway Episcopal diocese's claim to approximately $500 million worth of property.
The Family Research Council has launched a petition in support of an Air Force colonel who was reportedly disciplined for refusing to sign a certificate of appreciation to the same-sex spouse of a retiring serviceman.
Sandra Bullock, the big-name actress who starred in such films as "Speed" and "The Blind Side," is slated to play former pro-choice Texas legislator Wendy Davis in new film.
The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal in a lawsuit centered on whether a California law mandating that pro-life women's health clinics promote abortion is unconstitutional.
Here are just a few things that happened this week, Nov. 12-18, in Church history. They include the arrest of an influential Christian author and a discovery by a famed British missionary.
A city in California is garnering controversy over an apparent decision to stop a church from feeding local homeless, effective after Thanksgiving.
Pro-Life activists and legislators in Congress were able to get an adoption tax credit back into the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
A Ten Commandments monument on New Mexico public property that was recently ruled unconstitutional by the court system will be moved to a local church.
A mediation process between The Episcopal Church and a South Carolina-based diocese that broke away from the denomination has been delayed until December.
A Delaware church will be hosting a multi-day conference featuring the prominent Young Earth Creationist group Answers in Genesis.
A major atheist convention that was to feature prominent non-theists like Richard Dawkins and Sir Salman Rushdie has been canceled due to low ticket sales.
The Virginia House of Delegates member who authored the Commonwealth's state marriage amendment has lost reelection to a transgender candidate.
A professor at a university in Idaho will not be fired for criticizing "radical feminism" in an opinion essay for a conservative online publication.
17 Christian Groups Defend Right to Boycott Israel, Ask Congress to Reject 'Israel Anti-Boycott Act'
A coalition of 17 Christian groups have sent a letter to Congress urging them to reject a bill that would make it official US policy to oppose boycotts of Israel.
A First Amendment lawsuit against President Donald Trump over him blocking people on his official Twitter account is gaining support from a group of Georgetown University Professors.
A supermajority of Americans who identify as "spiritual but not religious" belong to a specific religious affiliation, according to a recent survey by the Public Religion Research Institute.
Christian parents cannot truly guarantee that their children will be godly, according to an evangelical Christian author.
One of the most famous preachers in American history, if not world history, the Rev. Billy Graham is 99 today.
A Wisconsin-based atheist organization has demanded that a school district in South Carolina end a mentorship being held at an elementary school by an evangelical group.
This week in church history marks the murder of an abolitionist minister, the exile of the mind behind the Divine Comedy, and the birth of the man who started the Protestant Reformation.