The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sweden has told clergy that they need to start using gender-neutral language when referring to God, and avoid masculine terms such as "He" and "Lord."
Top Vatican Astronomer: Some Scientists Pretend They're Atheists for Credibility, but Many Attend Church
A top Vatican astronomer has said that a number of public scientists claim to be atheists in order to appear credible, noting that a surprising number of scientists attend church.
Hundreds of women have been revealing stories of rape, sexual abuse and harassment that they suffered inside church or at the hands of Christian men in leadership, using the #churchtoo hashtag to shed light on countless disturbing experiences.
The Disney XD channel has introduced the company's first male princess on the same show that previously drew controversy for featuring the first same-sex kisses.
#AnywhereButTARGET Campaign Intensifies Ahead of Christmas as Conservatives Warn of 'Radical Agenda'
Conservative groups critical of Target's bathroom policies are stepping up their boycott against the chain store giant this coming Christmas, urging conservative shoppers not to support what they call a "radical social agenda."
Abortions in America have dropped to an all-time low, according to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which found that the nation's abortion rate declined by two percent between 2013 and 2014.
Texas Pastor in Church Shooting Talks Trusting Christ, Reveals Nearly 30 People Reconnected With Faith
The pastor of the church in Texas that suffered the worst mass shooting in the state's history earlier in November admitted that holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas are hard to cope with now, but said that he places his trust in Jesus Christ.
A Christian school in Waikiki, Australia, has fired one if its teachers after the man admitted that he is in a same-sex relationship, which the school said goes against its beliefs.
Evangelical Christian pastors and ministry leaders are speaking out in thanks to God on Thanksgiving Day in the United States, encouraging Christians to be grateful always, even when things aren't going their way.
A new Swedish children's book explaining transgenderism features a "trans species" horse that believes it is a dog character in order to teach toddlers and preschoolers they can "be who they want."
Hundreds of buildings and churches around the world are being lit up in red, with Christians also encouraged to wear red, as persecution watchdog groups mark #RedWednesday, an initiative aimed at drawing attention to the plight of persecuted believers.
Author and evangelist Beth Moore has insisted that Jesus Christ is not a misogynist, encouraging people to read the Bible to see how He treated women.
Female soldiers in North Korea's army are mistreated so severely, including being repeatedly raped, that many of them have stopped menstruating, a defector has said.
A Florida church that posted a controversial warning that its pastors are "heavily armed" and ready to use "deadly force" continues stirring debates online two weeks after the mass slaughter at a church in Texas.
Patriarch Kirill, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, warned on Monday that the end of the world is approaching and urged society to rally in this "critical time."
American coffee giant Starbucks has refused to deny or confirm questions regarding its 2017 holiday cup, which some say promotes a lesbian couple.
A Christian in Vietnam is said to have distributed more than 100,000 children's Bibles in one of the world's most hostile countries for believers, risking his life that he says God once saved from suicide.
18 'Naughty' Stores Top List in AFA's Review of 'Forces That Hate Christmas,' Want Christianity Gone
The conservative American Family Association has published a guide for Americans ahead of this holiday season ranking retailers in terms of how Christmas-friendly they are, warning that there are some forces in society that "want to eradicate" Christianity.
The American mother who alongside her Canadian husband and three children was rescued from a Taliban-affiliated extremist group has revealed that she was repeatedly raped after guards murdered her unborn child in a forced abortion.
A NASA scientist took aim at continuing internet theories about Nibiru, or Planet X, a supposedly hidden planet in the solar system that could destroy the Earth, and said that such predictions do not hold to logic.
A conservative Ohio state lawmaker resigned last week after admitting to "inappropriate behavior" with a man in his state office in Columbus. Allegations claimed that he led a secret gay life for years, including an instance where he fondled an 18-year-old teenager.
A Christian charity in the U.K. has responded to media reports that it decided to remove Bible references in its latest version of the Nativity story in order to present a more accessible story for a largely unchurched population of youths.
A Hindu father has reportedly beaten and thrown out his wife and four children who decided to convert to Christianity, cutting them off financially and demanding they abandon their devotion to Jesus.
Father of Two Who 'Hid Identity for 40 Years' Becomes UK Methodist Church's First Transgender Minister
A married father-of-two has become the Methodist Church's first transgender minister after coming out to a congregation in the U.K.
Enormous 11 inch parasites have been found inside the body of a North Korean soldier who was recently shot by border guards as he fled across the border, revealing clues as to the poor health conditions inside the secretive regime.