True story of how rifle became known as 'Beecher's Bible'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1580655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Ward Beecher[/caption] His sister, Harriett Beecher Stowe wrote the anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in 1852. He bought the chains that had held more…

Judge's ruling looms in Houston pastors' fight

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_582415" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Houston Mayor Annise Parker[/caption] A ruling is expected as early as Monday in the latest battle in Houston's war against several pastors who fought more…

The real Jesus

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever had one of those days when everything was going along beautifully, and then all of a sudden, a crisis hit? It may have caused you more…

U.S. president slams Stalin's 'godless' philosophy

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1570475" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Nixon[/caption] Richard Milhous Nixon was born Jan. 9, 1913. Before becoming president, he was a Lieutenant Commander in the Navy during World War more…

AP removes 'Piss Christ' photo from website

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) The Associated Press removed a photo of an art piece called "Piss Christ" from its website Wednesday after a journalist pointed out the company's double standard. more…

Guru investigated after 400 followers castrated

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Indian police said they are investigating a popular self-styled godman for allegedly encouraging 400 followers to undergo castrations at his ashram so they could get closer more…

Uh-oh: Lesbian mayor back to her old tricks

by Bob Unruh -- The city of Houston, which created a firestorm of controversy by issuing subpoenas for copies of pastors' sermons in a case over a transgender "rights" ordinance, now contends more…

Court: Government can force chemo on teen

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1577275" align="aligncenter" width="591"] Jackie Fortin's daughter, Cassandra, was forced to undergo chemotherapy by the state of Connecticut/Photo: Jackie Fortin[/caption] Should a 17-year-old Connecticut girl with Hodgkin's lymphoma more…