(RNS) The conflict between the school and a professor who tried to show solidarity with Muslims is itself emblematic of where American evangelicalism is today.
HAVANA — “Finally,” the pontiff told Patriarch Kirill as they met, the first encounter in history between a Roman Catholic pope and a Russian Orthodox patriarch. “We are brothers.”
PARIS (RNS) The shifting emphasis from religion to realpolitik marked the end of an unusual period during which many Germans took a firm moral stand to help the desperate refugees.
(RNS) The conservative evangelist, son of the famed Billy Graham, took part in negotiations with the rightwing protesters that ended their holdout.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Donald Trump already ripped Francis as a “very political person” for visiting the border area during the week-long trip that starts Friday.
RIO DE JANEIRO (RNS) Erika Roque believes God wanted her to have a child with microcephaly. But some reproductive-rights advocates want Brazilian women to have the right to abort.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The body of one of Italy’s favorite saints spent nearly a week on display inside St. Peter’s Basilica as part of the Jubilee of Mercy.
(RNS) The church might be more flexible on the issue of contraception if it sees it less as a cultural poison pill leading down the slope to abortion and more as a viable public health alternative.