“Pope Francis doesn’t want cultural warriors; he doesn’t want ideologues,” said Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Wash.:
Every time I write an article that mentions god – even if used as a descriptive reference to “the gods” – I get insulting and arrogant comments from atheists. And it’s not just me; you can see the same thing all over the Internet.
Nadia Bolz-Weber bounds into the University United Methodist Church sanctuary like a superhero from Planet Alternative Christian. Her 6-foot-1 frame is plastered with tattoos, her arms are sculpted by competitive weightlifting and, to show it all of
According to TheBlaze.com, “Community organizers are joining pastors across the country to educate and help parishioners sign up for Obamacare. The coordinated initiative, called ‘Health Care from the Pulpit,’ is being implemented by Enroll America,
James Babb (WeWontFly.Com, FIJA Activist) comes on the show to talk about the FIJA Billboard advertising they are doing in the D.C. Metro Stations - Chris Rodda (Senior Research Director at the Military Religious Freedom Foundation) provides an updat
Eye-opening photographs offer a rare glimpse at the usually off-limits religious community
Cadets at the United States Air Force Academy now have the option as to whether to say "so help me God," when they take their oaths, according to a new report by Air Force Times.
The conclusion that fear is the enemy of mankind doesn’t require religion, of course. We can reach the same conclusion just by recognizing that fear (and especially the chemicals associated with fear) damage our health.
”The Saratov Approach,” the real-life story of two Mormon missionaries who were kidnapped and tortured in Russia, has quietly become a local B.O. hit in heavily Mormon areas throughout Utah, grossing nearly $500,000 in 2 weeks on only 23 screens.
A whistleblower who has worked on that program says yes and he wants you to know exactly what has been going on.
One of the steps towards the right resolution is Kayotsarg. It puts the body in such a favourable state of mind that the self-suggestions start becoming effective. Kayotsarg involves breathing and this exercise connects the mortal body with the karmi
If you get your theology from mainstream media, you may think you’ve learned that the Catholic Church has begun something of a reformation. “Pope Says Church Is ‘Obsessed’ With Gays, Abortion and Birth Control,” the venerable New York Times tells th
Catholic priests are not allowed to offer the Catholic sacraments--including saying Mass, consecrating marriages, or performing baptisms--on military property during the government shutdown, and if they do, even volunteering, they risk arrest
Four former members of the Seventh Day Adventist Church went on trial in France for torture Monday over a violent, crucifixion-style exorcism carried out on a 19-year-old woman.
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who inspired the world after surviving a Taliban bullet to the head, has again been targeted for death by the militant group.
"It is not a problem of Italy and Europe ... It is the consequence of a world choice, of an economic system that brings about this tragedy, an economic system that has at its centre an idol which is called money."
This movie is important to understanding where our politics and religion come from.
“We have to find a new balance,” the pope continued, “otherwise even the moral edifice of the church is likely to fall like a house of cards, losing the freshness and fragrance of the Gospel.” The pope’s interview did not change church doctrine or p
too many previous Popes in the Church's long history had been "narcissists" who let themselves be flattered by their "courtier" aides.
Editor’s Foreword It has been several years since the author of this piece approached me with news of the discovery of the Salton Sea Scroll. For reasons that may become clear in the context of the scroll’s content, he wishes to remain anonymous
Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has emerged from his self-imposed silence inside the Vatican walls to publish a lengthy letter to one of Italy’s most well-known atheists.
."Anyone who is familiar with the Bible," Rangel said, should know that "Jesus said you're going to Hell if you don't treat the lesser of his brothers and sisters" with compassion. Republican believers, he explained, ....
A pair of suicide bombers detonated their explosives outside a historic church in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing 75 people in the deadliest-ever attack on the country’s Christian minority, officials said.
Six months into his papacy, Pope Francis sent shock waves through the Roman Catholic church on Thursday with the publication of his remarks that the church had grown “obsessed” with abortion, gay marriage and contraception,
Winston Churchill wrote of the dark, foreboding storm clouds that began gathering over Europe ...
Ian Freeman (host of FreeTalkLive and owner of LRN.FM) talks about the Shire Free Church - Tim Frey (President of Roberts & Roberts) on raising chickens/turkeys for food - Cody Wilson (Defense Distributed's 3D Printable Gun) provides an update on 3D
An expose on the U.S. government's role in the slaughter of tens of thousands of Mexican Roman Catholics fighting for their freedom to simply practice their faith. For naive well-intentioned Catholics who believe that we should always trust the gover
Traditionally, an “interfaith” meeting would mandate that some sort of “faith” be present by all parties, but that is no longer the case with the Obama administration.
The Eighth Circuit has handed down an important first amendment ruling in favor of Brain Johnson who was prevented [by a federal judge] from passing out Bibles at the Twin Cities Pride Festivals.
Has polarizing football player Tim Tebow gotten a raw deal in the press because of his religious beliefs?