The developer behind a proposed Muslim community center and mosque that would have opened blocks away from the World Trade Center announced his intentions Wednesday to build a three-story museum dedicated to Islam in the same area.
Texas Governor Rick Perry was baptized in Little Rock Creek near the city of Independence in a small ceremony last month, his office has confirmed.
An employee of a Christian ministry and two of his daughters were among the dozens killed in a series of tornadoes that ravaged the South and parts of the Midwest earlier this week.
Pro-Choice Group Claims Success in Persuading Google to Remove 'Deceptive' Crisis Pregnancy Ads; Pro-Life Groups Not Convinced Move Will Impact Work
A major pro-choice organization is applauding a move by Google to remove "deceptive" ads by pro-life crisis pregnancy centers hoping to reroute those searching for information about abortion, while pro-life advocates argue that the technology company's policy has thus far not impacted their advertising efforts.
A film about the bestselling 2008 book The Shack will reportedly be directed by Forest Whitaker and may star British actor Idris Elba and television personality Oprah.
Tony Merida, the founding pastor of Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, North Carolina, spoke on the topic of human sexuality during the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission's annual leadership summit that was held in Nashville last week.
Pornography addiction is the greatest moral crisis confronting the church because it "happens in darkness," says Heath Lambert, executive director of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors.
Based on a book of the same name, Heaven Is for Real made $13.8 million in domestic box office sales.
How should society treat those who only support traditional marriage? Same-sex marriage supporters are debating this question. Some want to punish those who disagree with them while others say supporters of traditional marriage should have the freedom to disagree without being legally and socially ostracized. The Christian Post interviewed three people from different sides of this debate.
Parents of Children Killed in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Speak About the Power of Forgiveness at Q Conference
An Israeli woman and Palestinian man who both lost children because of ongoing violence in the region discussed their mutual love and support for one another during the annual three-day Q Conference which is built around the belief that "Christians are called to redeem entire cultures, not just individuals."
Religious freedom and the common good was among the topics discussed Wednesday during the annual three-day Q Conference which is built around the belief that "Christians are called to redeem entire cultures, not just individuals."
The Republican governor of Tennessee, Bill Haslam, and Democratic mayor of Nashville, Karl Dean, shared on Wednesday how they have cooperated and worked effectively together despite political differences.
Country music star Carrie Underwood and her husband, professional hockey player Mike Fisher, surprised Q Conference attendees in Nashville Wednesday when they appeared on stage for a Q&A session about marriage with host Gabe Lyons.
A conference whose diversity of speakers, brevity of talks, high prices and intentionally urban focus belies a "typical" Christian event, Q Ideas' annual event kicks off in Nashville on Wednesday.
University of Texas sociology professor Mark Regnerus acknowledged criticisms of his recent study that compared the outcomes of children raised by same-sex couples against those who are raised by their biological and heterosexual parents during a panel discussion at the Ethics & Religious Liberty leadership summit in Nashville, Monday night.
A panel discussing homosexuality at the Southern-Baptist affiliated Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission created a stir on social media Monday night, after pastor J.D. Greear compared resisting gay marriage in the church to resisting slavery in the South in the 1860s.
Those participating in the three-day Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission Leadership Summit beginning today plan to address the Gospel and human sexuality in an effort to equip pastors and church leaders on critical issues such as broken marriages, pornography, and homosexuality.
Todd Burpo, the Kansas-based pastor and author of Heaven Is for Real, which spawned a film released in theaters on Wednesday, told The Christian Post recently that while he believes the majority of Americans believe in the afterlife, they likely have given it little thought.
A Tennessee church has experienced both a financial and attendance boost that began when construction started for a mosque next door.
A Michigan pastor allegedly embezzled several thousand dollars from his former church and spent the money on vacations with his wife.
Saddleback Church lead pastor Rick Warren shot down rumors that he had any eschatological intentions when he posted a picture of Monday's lunar eclipse to his Facebook earlier this week.
Flyers alleged to be distributed by pro-Russian separatist forces in the Eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk calling on its Jews to register with the government are reportedly fraudulent.
Palestinian Christians Claim Israeli Authorities Intentionally Excluding Them From Easter Celebrations
Palestinian Christians are complaining that Israeli authorities have intentionally excluded them from Holy Week celebrations in East Jerusalem by limiting entry permits to the week's festivities.
Tackling modern day resurrection stories is the subject of Johnny Clark's new documentary DEADRAISER, which explores the motivations and stories of several Christians who have decided to literally act on Jesus' words.
A self-described Italian "technologic" priest has launched an Arab language version of his Catholic app that he hopes will support Christians in heavily persecuted Middle Eastern countries where printed breviaries are banned.