The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia said that it will not change its policy to place children with same-sex couples as its foster care program is investigated by the city.
Evangelist Nick Vujicic has spoken out against the abortion of Down syndrome babies in America, saying he was once told that as a disabled person, he shouldn't have been allowed to get married, have children or even to preach.
An evangelical judge who refused to marry same-sex couples was handed down a three-year suspension without pay Thursday by the Oregon Supreme Court, the longest suspension in the court's history.
Syrian Priest Decries 'Shameful' Church for Failing to 'Scream' as Hellish Civil War Enters 8th Year
As Syria's civil war entered its eighth year Thursday, with millions still fleeing for their lives and the highest children's death toll, a priest has decried the global Church as "shameful" for failing to "shout and scream" for an end to the carnage.
The Christian parents of a 30-year-old Pakistani man who has been sentenced to death on the charge of blasphemy are continuing to pray for his release.
An Easter sign by an Australian church featuring the word "Jesus" was recently barred at a local shopping center in New South Wales, with the property company initially offering the phrase "risen Christ" to be used instead.
Archaeologists say they are stunned by the discovery of a "magnificent and untouched" 3,600-year-old burial chamber in the ancient Canaanite city-state of Megiddo, which is mentioned in the book of Revelation in the Bible.
Pastor John Hagee Dedicates State-of-the-Art Home to Expectant Mothers in Crisis: 'Help Is Mandated'
Megachurch Pastor John Hagee of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, has officially dedicated a new state-of-the-art facility to expectant mothers in crisis so that they and their children can have a safe space to build a "strong foundation for a fulfilling life."
A Chinese priest has shared a video showing local officials tearing down crosses from a church during a major raid in Henan Province, where authorities locked out the priests and nuns.
Lee Strobel, the atheist-turned-Christian author behind the "The Case for Christ" book and movie, has noted that Easter this year falls on April's Fools Day, but said there are four main reasons why people can believe that Jesus Christ did indeed rise from the dead.
"Living Biblically," the new CBS show that premiered at the end of February, poses the danger of characterizing Christians as literal fundamentalists who could stone their own children, a biblical scholar has warned.
The government of Algeria has recently denied suggestions that its continued shut down of various churches in recent weeks and months is due to its persecution of Christians, though believers have claimed that the trend shows otherwise.
Billy Graham's embargoed archival collections, which are said to detail his personal relationships with former presidents, including Barack Obama, and other major figures, like Pope John II, are now set to go public following his death.
A former abortion nurse from Ireland has shared her story of how she was unable to help an aborted 22-week-old baby as he was fighting for his life in a kidney dish. The horror incident will haunt her for the rest of her life, she said.
The daughter of imprisoned U.S. citizen Pastor Andrew Brunson in Turkey told the United Nations Human Rights Council that the terror allegations against her father are "absurd," as she shared a letter from him who said his only crime is being a "Christian pastor."
Highpoint Church Teaching Pastor Andy Savage's refusal to admit that he sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl while he was her youth pastor 20 years ago makes him guilty of "sin-leveling," a Netherlands-based discipleship director argued.
For Pastor James Cuffee, witchcraft is real. It's dangerous. It's deadly. It killed his father, and his cousin was murdered at the hands of a witch who claimed she could turn herself into a tree.
At least 16 people have been killed, and another 140 injured, in a large lightning strike on a Seventh-Day Adventist church in Rwanda on Saturday, days after a government crackdown on hundreds of churches was launched.
Over 60 percent of Christian women in the U.K. have said in a survey that they have experienced sexism in the Church, while 75 percent insisted that God finds both men and women equal and able to preach His word.
Over 1,000 Muslims have been hiding inside a Roman Catholic Church at a compound in Bangassou, Central African Republic, fearful that a hostile militia will kill them.
A persecution watchdog group is seeking justice for scores of Christian women and girls in Pakistan who've been raped and sexually abused.
The Christian parents of baby Isaiah Haastrup, who suffered damage to his brain and died Wednesday after doctors removed him from life support, have said that although their faith calls them to forgive, they want people to know about the "corrupt" doctors and legal system in the U.K. they say "killed" their son.
Meghan Markle, the 36-year-old American actress due to marry Britain's Prince Harry in May, has officially been baptized into the Anglican faith by Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, using holy water from the River Jordan.
Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old shooter who murdered 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in February, has reportedly asked to read the Bible while in jail.
The Roman Catholic Church in Belgium has been hit by one of its most dramatic drops in baptisms an church attendance in decades, a survey has said, with less than 50 percent of children undergoing the ritual last year.