VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is urging people to speak out against persecution of Christians, whom he likened to the Church’s first martyrs. His denunciation of discrimination suffered by Christians came a day […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Over the last two months, hundreds of protesters have walked out of North Carolina’s capitol in handcuffs to show their opposition to policies by the GOP-controlled Legislature. While a broader coalition […]
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis celebrated his first Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Square, encouraging people to be humble and young at heart as he promised to go to a youth jamboree Brazil this summer.
KOUNTZE, Texas (AP) – Cheerleaders at Kountze High School in Southeast Texas say they have both a constitutional right and a religious duty to share their Christian faith. After a complaint by the Freedom From […]
FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (AP) – Officials in Frankenmuth, Mich., say a 55-foot cross erected in a public park is staying put, rejecting criticism from a group that claims it’s an unconstitutional endorsement of Christianity. Americans United […]
By Rachel Zoll, AP Religion Writer The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was founded in 1830 in upstate New York and has since become one of the fastest-growing religious traditions in the world. […]
(AP) – The Rev. Bob Fu says Chinese Christians are opposing their government’s one-child policy. The founder and president of China Aid testified at a House subcommittee hearing in Washington chaired by Congressman Chris Smith. […]