A diverse group of religious leaders, including the chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' ad hoc committee on religious liberty and the presiding bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, have called on President Barack Obama and Congress to reject the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' recent report on religious freedom law.
Life is filled with what feels like endless pitfalls, disappointments and despair. Living in a world full of corruption, dead ends and challenges makes it hard to chin up and be optimistic for what the future holds.
Prominent theologian John Piper said last week that both major presidential candidates should step out of the 2016 race — a proclamation that has garnered some attention.
A mother who lost her daughter in the Columbine High School massacre 17 years ago is hoping to have a big impact on America's young generation.
"Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson is known for speaking candidly about his faith and politics, and he has sometimes come under fire for his blunt commentary.
A man who was reportedly clinically dead for eight minutes after suffering a heart attack is speaking out about his near-death experience.
When volunteers sign up to serve food or organize a clothing drive at Rescue Mission of Salt Lake, Chris Croswhite doesn't ask them whether they believe in God. He couldn't tell you how many of his current helpers are nonreligious because the subject doesn't usually come up when people are busy cooking or cleaning.
A military activist group is demanding an Air Force squadron commander be punished for comments he made about his Christian faith in a recent interview.
Psalm 133:1 says, "How good and pleasant it is when God's people live together in unity!"
Well, I was supposed to have been gone all last week. I was headed to Haiti to teach in a newly formed Haitian Pastor's School.
Four churches filed a lawsuit against the state of Massachusetts Tuesday, challenging regulations they say would force them to violate their faith and conscience.
When a man collapsed on Tuesday while Tim Tebow was signing autographs, the famed athlete quickly jumped into action.
The last few months have been a dark time for many Chick-fil-A customers. This summer the restaurant changed its BBQ sauce, to the dismay of many.
Anyone who's well-acquainted with the contemporary Hollywood landscape knows that sex, violence and edgy content are often cause for concern among parents and entertainment critics.
Donald Trump lost some support from one major group of voters who previously supported him — evangelical Christians.
"Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world."
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The scripture teaches us that there is a battle going on in the spiritual realm.
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I just finished reading my latest copy of Reader's Digest. One of the articles this month was entitled, "I Survived! 7 Heart-Stopping Disasters in ...
The departure of teens and 20-somethings from organized religion has become a major storyline in recent years, causing concern among parents, pastors and other community ...
OAHU, Hawaii — Most of us know people who say they never attend a traditional church, that their church is in nature.
There is only one God, yet some make other things their "gods," putting material things above their devotion and love for the God of heaven.
Lent is here. The 2017 season began on Wednesday, the first day of March.
"Seek ye out of the book of the Lord, and read: No one of these shall fail, None shall want her mate: For my mouth ...