Utah won't recognize same-sex marriages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Utah Gov. Gary Herbertannounced Wednesday that the state will not recognize the 1,000-plus same-sex marriages performed in the state since Dec. 20, when a U.S. district more…

Noah's Ark risks sinking without buyers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — A Kentucky theme park to be built around a full-scale replica of Noah’s Ark may sink unless investors purchase about $29 million in unrated municipal bonds more…

Top 50 list of Christian persecutors

by Michael Carl -- The isolationist regime of North Korea once again tops the Open Doors USA list of the world's worst persecutors of Christians. Open Doors USA released its list Wednesday more…

Date set for Hobby Lobby vs. Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS) — The Supreme Court has set the date for oral arguments for Hobby Lobby’s challenge to the Obama HHS mandate. The nation’s highest court will hear debate more…

Boxing legend pummeled for biblical beliefs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="IwbjNwajqacl9CLC-XjCBYT_cUNAhlmc" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Five-time boxing champion Evander Holyfield, known for his Christian faith, has been scolded by a narrator on a reality television show in the United Kingdom more…

Satan statue unveiled for Oklahoma

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Fkajhwajp8jbFH7i9NF4hJes22CxN3qg" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — A satanic group unveiled designs Monday for a 7-foot-tall statue of Satan it wants to put at the Oklahoma state Capitol, where more…

Critics of transgender 'bathroom bill' win round

by Bob Unruh -- Californians opposing a new "choose-your-gender" law for students in public schools have won a round in their battle to overturn the Democrat plan that effectively allows some boys more…

Church casts out 'sin' from christenings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Parents and godparents no longer have to ‘repent sins’ and ‘reject the devil’ during christenings after the Church of England rewrote the solemn ceremony. The more…

Priest beaten to death at church with stake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOSTED.AP.ORG/DYNAMIC/STORIES/U/US_PRIEST_SLAYING?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-01-07-03-42-45) — A man charged in the beating death of a priest in the Northern California city of Eureka tried to blow up the church rectory by turning more…