As a cardinal, Karachi’s Archbishop Joseph Coutts may one day help elect the next pope.
Paige Patterson was demoted to president emeritus after thousands of evangelical women signed a petition calling for his ouster.
Archbishop Philip Wilson knew about the abuse of four boys dating back to the 1970s and did nothing.
His words, reportedly uttered in private, have been described as the most progressive remarks ever made by a modern pontiff about homosexuality.
Exchange student Sabika Sheikh, 17, was weeks from returning to Pakistan, where she wanted to become a diplomat.
If Trump has been a different kind of Republican president on Israel, it has only been in disastrous ways.
The first black presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church is an outspoken advocate of civil and LGBTQ rights.
It’s the first time all the bishops in one country have offered to step down over the church’s sex abuse scandal.
Providers like Planned Parenthood would lose funding for essential health checks like breast cancer screenings.
Tony Perkins, who has warned of gay people waging an anti-Christian holocaust, is now on the Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Someone stole the Rev. David Meredith’s ordination certificate. So his congregation plastered his office door with their own certificates of love.
Although a minority of Americans oppose marriage equality, they are very passionate in their opposition.
Alex Cooper says she endured “physical pain and emotional pain” during her ordeal.
The news comes just one year after Lebanon’s first pride celebration.
Trenton McKinley is recovering from severe brain trauma after an accident.
I no longer felt like a human being ― I was treated as a threat.
Trump’s hand-picked pastors didn’t speak directly to evangelicals. They didn’t have to.
The movement demands lawmakers do more to help Americans in poverty, from supporting a $15 minimum wage to ending systemic racism.
In a frightening video posted to Twitter, a man is shown making very racist, offensive remarks to a woman in a head covering
Another evangelical Christian leader speaking at the opening of the new American embassy once said Hitler was a “hunter” helping Jews return to Israel.
Paige Patterson’s remarks about women and abuse have been causing division in Southern Baptist circles.
The Australian scientist and botanist died at an assisted-dying clinic in Switzerland.
Charles Dwight Stout III admitted to vandalizing the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro with graffiti and strips of bacon.
Rev. James Martin, a Jesuit priest and author, took the comments in stride.
Paige Patterson has come under scrutiny for past comments advising women to stay in abusive relationships.
For some Christians, challenges to racial understanding feel like challenges to faith.
The country’s young people and Jewish groups say low wages and a culture of hate is pushing people abroad.
Beth Moore started an important conversation about sexism in the church, and dozens of women are chiming in to support her.
Many believe the president’s new “faith initiative” will only “divide and discriminate.”
“Did you spend your days praying Mueller goes away and that Giuliani shuts his face?” one person asked the president.
Workers reportedly discovered a leather case containing a bone fragment while sorting through trash.
Democrat Abdul El-Sayed has no ties to the Muslim Brotherhood. But he’s being asked about the foreign group anyway.
The bill would ban abortion if a heartbeat is detected, which usually occurs around six weeks. It now goes to the state’s Republican governor.
“I’ve never seen members so angry about something in this House in my 10 years,” Rep. Gerry Connolly said.
Luis Javier Ruiz wrote of his “struggles of perversion” on Facebook.
The measure now moves to the governor, who has not indicated if she will sign or veto it.
Ximena Barreto remains at the federal agency, but is no longer part of its communications office.
The majority of religious groups believe that small-business owners should serve all customers, regardless of sexual orientation.
There’s no room in the party for a Christianity that puts economic justice before conservative social issues.
Experts say John Cao’s arrest and subsequent sentencing could be part of the ruling Communist Party’s attempts to exert authority over independent Christian churches.
“If God calls me, I’ll go.”
A new report documents the degree to which Muslims are internalizing unfavorable stereotypes about their community.
He is the most senior member of the church to be accused of such crimes.
“Today I have more hope in the future of our church,” said Juan Carlos Cruz. “Even though the task is enormous.”
Last week’s SCOTUS arguments brought to mind the day the president’s first executive order was announced.
The singer praised the pontiff for his “compassionate heart and inclusivity.”
The American Renaissance conference took over a taxpayer-owned hotel. Protesters wanted the racists inside to know they’re not welcome in Tennessee.
Democrats say the speaker was peeved with Patrick Conroy for praying about no “winners and losers” under the tax bill.
Memories Pizza briefly shut its doors three years ago when its owners’ anti-LGBTQ stand went viral.
“Jewish identity is not something we should hide,” said Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal.