Stephanie Samuel

Christian Post Reporter

Debt Ceiling Battle Won, but Deficit War Undetermined

President Barack Obama avoided a debt ceiling crisis with Tuesday’s signing of the compromise bill. But economics fellow J.D. Foster warns that Congress must now convince credit rating companies that the nation is serious about eliminating the deficit if it wishes to protect America's credit.

Poll: Bipartisan Support for Informed, Parental Consent Abortion Laws

There is strong bipartisan support for pro-life laws, as seen by several states that recently passed such legislation, a poll shows. Eighty four percent of Democratic respondents and 95 percent of Republican respondents favor abortion laws requiring doctors to tell patients about the possible risks before performing an abortion procedure, a Gallup poll found.

Lutheran Body Says It Is Not Bigoted Toward Catholics

The Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's president is speaking out as many question presidential candidate Michele Bachmann's decision to leave the denomination. In his latest statement, he explains the church's disagreement with the Roman Catholic papacy and its biblical teachings.

So. Baptist Leader Chides Cain for Mosque Ban Remarks

Southern Baptist leader Richard Land chided presidential candidate Herman Cain for disregarding the constitutional rights of U.S. Muslims during a Monday C-SPAN interview. He reminded Cain that as a Christian and an African American, he should have a special interest in the enforcement of the constitution in all communities, not just approving ones.