Orthodox Jewish high school gets nixed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASBURY PARK PRESS) — JACKSON, N.J. – Some neighbors of Cross Street where an Orthodox Jewish high school was planned to be built said Thursday they are pleased more…

Man beheads 'Jesus' to obey 10 Commandments

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POSTANDCOURIER) — A 38-year-old man told police that he was making a religious statement Sunday morning when he decapitated a statue of Jesus Christ outside a downtown Charleston more…

Islamic law breaks out in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — BAGHDAD — In the two weeks since it was seized by Sunni militants, some residents of the northern Iraq city of Mosul feel the clock has more…

Christian settlers on front lines in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) Captain Firaz Jacob knows he may well be mounting a last stand at the frontiers of the Christian settlement of Bartella on the outskirts of Mosul. more…

First come blood moons, then Shemitah year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_740031" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Blood moon seen through church steeple[/caption] WASHINGTON – So you think the blood moons phenomenon has come and gone? Do you think the omens more…

YouTube sensation stars in clean comedy

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_980435" align="aligncenter" width="600"] YouTube sensation, singer Tiffany Alvord[/caption] It's time for all the funny without the offensive. So say Caleb and Corey Vetter, the filmmakers behind a more…

Presbyterians divest in protest against Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- DETROIT (AP) — The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) on Friday became the most prominent religious group in the United States to endorse divestment as a protest against Israeli policies more…