Pope announces names of sex-abuse commission

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Pope Francis announced the initial members of a commission to advise him on sex abuse policy Saturday, tapping lay and religious experts — and an Irish more…

Salvation Army surrenders faith-standards rule

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) NEW YORK -- The Salvation Army agreed Tuesday to settle a decade-old lawsuit accusing it of religious discrimination in its employment practices in New York. The more…

Some Georgia churches say 'no' to guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALB-TV) Would you want the person next to you on the church pew packing heat? A bill that passed the General Assembly late Thursday night allows guns in more…

Pope Francis to Mafia: You're going to hell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Pope Francis has warned Italy's mafia they will go to hell unless they repent and reminded them they cannot take their “blood stained money and blood more…

Good Samaritan rescues mom, newborn from deranged man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="w3am9ibDpVFdbgLL1M1WCRu7A9qLW-8c" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Surveillance video reveals the heroic actions of a Good Samaritan who came to the aid of a young mother and newborn infant being harassed by more…

California accused of discriminating against Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When California lawmakers passed a law preventing licensed therapists from discussing with their clients how to eliminate unwanted same-sex attractions, their intent was to discriminate against the Judeo-Christian more…

Dark history swirls around famous hymn

by The editors of Leben -- by Kate Uttinger [caption id="attachment_683485" align="alignright" width="223" caption="Horatio Spafford"][/caption] It's a familiar story, one that many hymn books recount and preachers use to illustrate a hearty faith in more…

Feminist: Babies are 'time-sucking monsters'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Babies are "time-sucking monsters," according to a feminist blogger who says she considers abortion "kind of my jam." Amanda Marcotte, in a recent post at Rawstory.com that blasted more…