In spite of the fact that they have harmed no one, a court is forcing an Amish family to violate their religious beliefs and use electricity.
Pope Francis begged for forgiveness Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility h
'your teaching about Islam …is dangerous'...Sadly, the pleas of these new, oppressed members of his flock will fall on deaf ears. The Pope considers himself a holy father of Islam as well as Catholicism.
What is the source of dhimmitude--which in many ways paralyzes responses to Islam--in the West?
Americans have seen a sea change recently with sexually abused women coming out of their closets and identifying unscrupulous men in entertainment, journalism, sports, and a small stirring among academia.
It is another anxious Christmas for the inhabitants of Bethlehem. This is the time of year when they have a chance to break out of an isolation enforced in concrete since Israel enclosed the town with a "separation wall" more than a decade ago.
It has always seemed to me possible, and even probable, that there would be a resurrection of Islam and that our sons or our grandsons would see the renewal of that tremendous struggle between the Christian culture and what has been for more than a t
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis on Monday recommended jettisoning life's "useless baggage" in 2018, including what he called "empty chatter" and banal consumerism, and focusing instead on building a peaceful and welcoming world, particul
What if Christmas is a core value of belief in a personal God who lived among us and His freely given promise of eternal salvation that no believer should reject or apologize for?
A wealthy man and his son loved to collect rare works of art. They had everything in their collection, from Picasso to Raphael. They would often sit together and admire the great works of art..
This is not about the pagan origins of Christmas. It is not about the placing of coniferous trees in your home.
As we approach the day in which we commemorate Christ's birth, I am reminded of a quote by John Quincy Adams. On July 4, 1837, he spoke these words: Why is it that, next to the birthday of the Savior of the World, your most joyous and most venerate
"Jesus is too much for us. The church's later treatment of the gospels is one long effort to rescue Jesus from 'extremism.'"--author Gary Wills, What Jesus Meant
In Technocrat eyes, religion means any belief system other than Biblical Christianity, including Buddhism, Islam, shamanism, paganism, witchcraft, Catholicism and even atheism. Because religious sects can be manipulated by their leaders, they can be
I lived in Jerusalem for four years in a flat with a fine view of the Mount of Olives, which will supposedly split apart on Judgement Day and the dead in the vast cemetery on its slopes will rise again.
POPE Francis has called for the Lord's prayer to be changed – arguing that the translation used by many parts of the world goes against the teachings of the Bible.
The Supreme Court appeared divided down the middle Tuesday over a Colorado baker's refusal to design a wedding cake for a same-sex couple, the latest test in the continuing legal battle between gay rights and religious expression.
In 1995, Congress passed a bill that allowed the U.S. to recognize Jerusalem as the capital and move our embassy from Tel Aviv to the Holy City.
Author Salman Rushdie sat to with CNN's Fareed Zakaria to discuss the future of Islamic terrorism as ISIS continues to lose militarily. Rushdie, who lived in hiding for over a decade after the state of Iran issued a fatwa for his death after the pub
Pacwa said he began hearing talk of conversions to Christianity around 2005 on Al Jazeera Television, the Arabic news satellite TV channel with 80 bureaus around the world. "They were reporting on the mass conversions of Muslims-as many as 6-8 mi
Jesus, a great teacher, considered himself to be the long-awaited Messiah for the Jews. He believed that God would overthrow Rome and bring His kingdom to earth. In preparation for this, Jesus taught a message of unconditional love, tolerance, and no