Most modern day animal species emerged within the past 200,000 years, as opposed to the millions of years previously thought, a recently published study in the journal Human Evolution has found.
The largest United Methodist Church congregation in the United States hosted a dinner with the local Muslim community as part of the Islamic season of Ramadan.
Southern Baptist Convention leader Russell believes that an important way to raise children in the age of the #MeToo culture is to redefine masculinity to the standard of Jesus Christ.
An Oregon business has filed a complaint against a church that prohibited it from hosting an LGBT event, claiming that the fallout from that decision greatly harmed the company.
The Reverend Franklin Graham has revived his Decision America Tour, focusing on the state of California ahead of this year's midterm elections.
Vacation Bible School remains popular for American parents, even those who don't regularly attend church, according to a recent report by LifeWay Research.
Recently released research is casting doubt on the prospect of a "Great Awakening" for the Religious Left, noting that even liberal mainline churches don't inspire support for Democrats.
Here are just a few things that happened this week, May 27 to June 2, in Church history. They include the launching of Trinity Broadcasting Network, the release of a major creationist apologetics book, and the execution of Joan of Arc.
In advance of the Republic of Ireland's referendum on whether to legalize abortion in certain circumstances, a pro-life group came under fire when they used the Ed Sheeran song "Small Bump" during a rally.
While not a holiday known for having its own specific music like, say, Christmas, many songs of a religious and patriotic nature have become associated with Memorial Day.
Hawaii has become the 12th state to ban sexual orientation change efforts therapy for minors, joining states like California, New Jersey, Oregon, and the District of Columbia.
The Southern Baptist Convention needs to include more women and minorities in its leadership, said Pastor J.D. Greear, who is a nominee for SBC president this year.
A pair of atheist organizations, along with an interfaith group of citizens, have filed a lawsuit against Arkansas over a Ten Commandments display placed on their capitol grounds.
A federal judge has ruled that President Donald Trump's personal Twitter account cannot block people on the basis of expressed political views.
A foster mother who has helped dozens of children and adopted 11 kids has expressed her objections to states that punish faith-based adoption groups who oppose for religious reasons to referring children to same-sex couples.
Bishop Michael Curry, the head of The Episcopal Church, said Tuesday that Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, picked the scripture he preached on at the royal wedding.
6,000 Attend UMC Women's Assembly, Speakers Lament Failure to Pass 'God Isn't Male or Female' Amendment
Approximately 6,000 people attended the United Methodist Women's quadrennial Assembly, where leaders denounced the denomination's recent voting down of an amendment to their Book of Discipline which said that God is not "male or female."
Former Southern Baptist Convention President Paige Patterson has agreed to resign from his position as head of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary amid various controversies, including comments he made years ago where he appeared to endorse having abused wives remain with their husbands.
The White House has stood by President Donald Trump's recent comments calling members of the violent gang MS-13 "animals," despite criticism from some that such a label is wrong.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has announced that they are launching an investigation into allegations that a Texas abortionist killed babies after birth by snipping their spines.
Fox has canceled the television program "Lucifer," which critics argued mocked the Bible and glorified Satan, after three seasons.
Christians Called to Be Confrontational, Attorney Who Argued Supreme Court Christian Baker Case Says
An attorney who represented Colorado baker Jack Phillips before the United States Supreme Court has stated that she believes that being confrontational is part of the Christian calling.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott attended worship at a Santa Fe church two days after a shooter opened fire at a local high school, killing 10 people.
Here are five notable times when American religious leaders claimed that the end was going to come and received a great deal of attention from a curious outside world.
This Week in Christian History: John Wesley Rebirth, American Presbyterian Church, Failed End Times Prophecy
Here are just a few things that happened this week, May 20-26, in Church history. They include the first Presbyterian Church General in America, a born again spiritual experience for the founder of Methodism, and Family Radio's failed end times prophecy.