(RNS) The group is fledgling and includes few prominent names, but it made itself known in June when bloggers successfully pressured Southern Baptist leaders to cancel a speech by Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson.
(RNS) The Rev. Warren Hall’s firing by the archbishop of Newark, N.J., added to growing concerns about the church’s treatment of gay people.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — The devices were placed just outside churches in a trash can and a mail box. There were no injuries.
Video footage released shows Hyeon Soo Lim, pastor of a Toronoto megachurch, confessing to a Pyongyang church congregation that he committed crimes against the state.
No arrests have been made yet in the firebombing of two homes that killed a toddler but it bore the mark of other attacks by young Jewish zealots targeting Arabs, Christians, peace activists or Israeli army property.
The ‘evangelical Harvard’ rejects any “accommodation” that would let insurers offer the coverage to students directly. Wheaton’s lawyer said signing a letter citing religious beliefs to opt out of the coverage unacceptable.
(RNS) He blasted Obama’s 2015 prayer breakfast speech in which he cited the Crusades, the Inquisition, slavery and Jim Crow as “terrible deeds in the name of Christ.” Gilmore told The Washington Post, those words were “the most offensive I’ve ever heard a president make in my lifetime.”
CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (RNS) The silence that hangs over Castel Gandolfo is, according to the locals, principally the result of Pope Francis’ absence.