Mormons rein in baptisms for dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — In response to recent media reports that well-known Jewish Holocaust victims and slain Jewish journalist Daniel Pearl were baptized by proxy, The Church of Jesus Christ more…

Chick-Fil-A victim of hoax flier

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (METRO, NEW YORK CITY) — Chick-fil-A has denied to Metro that the chain has anything to do with a viral photo of a hiring notice that boasts a more…

Banks foreclosing on churches in record numbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Banks are foreclosing on America's churches in record numbers as lenders increasingly lose patience with religious facilities that have defaulted on their mortgages, according to new more…

Pope denounces 'gay'-marriage lobby in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI waded deep into U.S. campaign politics Friday, urging visiting U.S. bishops to beef up their teaching about the evils of premarital more…

Doomsday prophet: 'We were wrong'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) -- The 90-year-old Alameda preacher who convinced hundreds of followers that the world was going to end last May now acknowledges he was wrong. "Events in the more…

Pat Robertson: Pot should be legal like alcohol

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Religious broadcaster Pat Robertson says marijuana should be legalized and treated like alcohol because the government's war on drugs has failed. The outspoken evangelical Christian and host of more…

School: No 1st Amendment here!

by Dave Tombers -- A stop on a cross-country pro-life tour didn't go according to plans for members of Survivors Campus Life Tour when they were arrested in Jackson, Miss., during what more…

WND critic says pastor 'obsessed with sex'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN POST) — The popular and controversial book about sex and relationships penned by Seattle megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll has one critic claiming there is a new craze more…

Gravestone epitaphs reveal early Jews, Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIBLICAL ARCHAEOLOGY REVIEW) — Amid the desolate, rocky wasteland of Biblical Zoar (ancient Zoora) along the southeastern shore of the Dead Sea, Konstantinos Politis and others have discovered more…