China clashes with villagers over mosque

by Felicia Dionisio -- REPORTING FROM BEIJING -- Muslim villagers exploded in anger as Chinese authorities demolished a refurbished mosque scheduled for an opening ceremony Jan. 1, villagers and a human rights more…

Catholic Church welcomes Episcopal converts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Congregations and members of the Episcopal Church — including married priests — may join the Roman Catholic Church under a new structure announced by the Vatican. The nationwide more…

Christians unimpressed with Bible exhibit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael Carl The Chinese government's state church is sending a Bible exhibit on tour in the U.S., but evangelical Christians in China aren't impressed. In fact, they more…

Bachmann takes to pulpit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) OSKALOOSA, Iowa – It was tempting to read everything as metaphor Sunday morning in church with Michele Bachmann, struggling toward the finish line in Iowa more…

Girl sacrificed, her liver offered to gods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) A seven-year-old Indian girl was murdered in a tribal sacrifice and her liver offered to the gods to improve crop growth, police in the central state more…

Worshiping in 'God's igloo'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- One hundred years ago, the residents of (and let's see if you can say this in a single breath) Mitterfirmiansreut built a church out of snow in protest. more…

Warning to America: 'We are at crossroads'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Used with permission from Charisma magazine, January 2012. Copyright Charisma Media, USA. Jonathan Cahn As he looked across the waters of the Hudson River from the Statue of more…