(RNS) Science is all but useless in arguments about personhood. Because almost everyone who takes a position does so on the basis of religious belief.
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(RNS) Instead of neat boxes, there’s a reddish/blueish tint in attitudes toward faith, family, and government.
(RNS) “Anyone who suggests that we hate homosexuals or people of other faiths is either misinformed or lying,” David and Jason Benham said after HGTV pulled the plug on their planned reality series.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Hispanic Catholics are less likely than evangelicals to attend weekly worship services, pray daily or take a literal view of the Bible, according to a new survey.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The pope’s remarks represented a departure of sorts for Francis, who has kept a relative silence on the issue as he tried to redirect the church’s energies toward combating poverty and income inequality.
(RNS) The potential for a robust alliance between the White House and the nation’s largest church fizzled almost from the start of Obama’s candidacy in 2007, and a relationship that started badly went downhill when he was elected.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The former archbishop of St. Louis blasted those “whose hearts are hardened against the truth” for trying to twist Francis’ words to their own ends.
(RNS) Researcher say the decline in both the abortion rate and the number of abortions was likely to do with the recession and increased use of contraception.
(RNS) Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho is hosting “Celebrate Roe” parties throughout the region to commemorate “reproductive justice.” It’s a tradition started by Mary Wissink 41 years ago.