Reports suggest Justin Bieber may have gotten baptized. The Catholic Church is giving Brazil a “red card” for the money spent on the World Cup. And a report suggests an embezzlement took place at the Secular Coalition.
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About Sarah Pulliam Bailey
Sarah Pulliam Bailey joined RNS as a national correspondent at RNS in 2013. Bailey most recently worked as managing editor for Odyssey Networks, covering religion through multimedia. Before that, she spent four years as online editor for Christianity Today.
A lone gunman has killed one and wounded at least three others on Thursday at Seattle Pacific University, a Christian university of about 4,000 near downtown Seattle. One of the victims, a man in his 20s, has died, according to reports. A female victim was in critical condition and in surgery. Two men are in satisfactory condition. […]
(RNS) About one in five Americans view the Bible in secular terms, described as ancient “fables, legends, history, and moral precepts recorded by man.”
(RNS) Plagiarism has been a long-standing issue among pastors, who are expected to churn out fresh content each week for sermons while in some cases also penning best-selling books.
Following trends like #AddaWordRuinaChristianBook, Christians take to Twitter for a little bit of fun.
(RNS) The poll from Public Religion Research Institute comes as the Supreme Court prepares to issue its decision in a challenge to the contraception mandate filed by the evangelical owners of the Hobby Lobby arts and crafts chain.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was released from Afghanistan after a controversial negotiation. Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman sentenced to death for marrying a Christian, is still in prison. And after Hollywood, the Brady Bunch’s Alice was focused on her faith.
(RNS) Ten years after rejecting an “amicable separation” as premature, conservatives within the United Methodist Church now say a divorce is inevitable.
Students in Dallas want Pope Francis as their commencement speaker. A Utah lawmaker wants to bring back the firing squad as a form of execution. A missionary has been stabbed to death in Haiti.