Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson is supporting the national anthem amid continued debate over San Francisco 49ers player Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand during "The Star-Spangled Banner."
Pastor Jamal Bryant of Empowerment Temple Church in Baltimore encouraged his entire congregation to stay seated while he played the national anthem during service.
A proud mother's photo of her son praying and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance outside of his elementary school has gone viral.
Royce Thompson, a kindergartener in Sante Fe, Texas, was walking into his elementary school when he heard a nearby class reciting the pledge of allegiance. He stopped to join in and then said a short prayer.
American adults are highly mobile, moving from state to state for work, marriage or to retire with an ocean view. This mobility affects their spiritual lives, forcing churchgoers to find a new place to worship and influencing how they choose it, according to a new Pew Research Center report on church hunting.
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby delivered some candid comments about the Anglican Communion's intense internal disagreements over same-sex marriage during a session at the Greenbelt Christian festival in the U.K.
More white Protestants plan to vote for Donald Trump than Hillary Clinton, but the Republican presidential candidate fares poorly among Catholics and black Protestants, according to a new Public Religion Research Institute survey.
A new study found watching pornography part way through one's marriage can potentially double the chances of divorce, with people who don't attend church faring worse than those who do. Not everyone is buying the results.
Ahead of the Museum of the Bible's highly anticipated opening in Washington, D.C., next year, the organization has announced the launch of a seven-week lecture series to educate the public about "the Bible's influence on past U.S. presidents."
A new study casts some doubts on claims that today's teens are lazy and disengaged, with the Barna Group finding that the majority of teenagers — 68 percent — volunteer at least once every few months.
Controversy is brewing in the town of Owego, New York, over some of the words etched on a new monument honoring lives lost during the 9/11 terror attacks.
Bill Nye achieved national fame with his popular 1990s kids show "Bill Nye the Science Guy," though, today, he's often in the news for taking hard-line positions against religious views he believes conflict with popular science.
Atheist activists are suing a Pennsylvania county to force the removal of a cross that is included in the design of the local government's official seal.
The scars of our nation's history are still painfully visible in Macon, Georgia, where two houses of worship — both named First Baptist Church — stand nearly back to back. Yet, until recently, the two congregations barely interacted.
Saudi Arabian leaders are "both the arsonists and the firefighters" in the global war on terror, according to a recent article from The New York Times.
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"I am Muslim. I am NYC."
Archaeologists faced a major dilemma after digging up a tiny scroll in 1970 while excavating an ancient Israeli synagogue: they couldn't open it.
Amid intense protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, after the death of Keith Lamont Scott — an African-American man who was shot and killed by police — a ...
After retiring from the NFL in 2012, David Vobora launched a successful gym where he trained Olympians and other elite athletes — until a chance encounter ...