Rich holy land site succumbs to neglect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The ancient town of Sebastia is one of the major archaeological sites of the Holy Land, with its overlapping layers of history dating back nearly 3,000 more…

Gaza: Hamas orders Christian schools closed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Catholic Herald) Five schools in Gaza – two Catholic and three Christian – face closure if the Hamas government follows through on an order forbidding co-educational institutions, according more…

U.S. superheroes bow to Islam, but this 1 refuses

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_449857" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Bosch Fawstin and his art"][/caption] "Kwak! Ouch! Please don't kill me! Ah-h-h-h … oink?" If a cartoonist wages an anti-jihad campaign featuring a piggish more…

Teen stuns anti-prayer school with 'Lord's Prayer'

by Chelsea Schilling -- [ooyala code="5lYnQ2Yzo8C7CqLW_xwXcf5be2sg-kHM"] [caption id="attachment_450827" align="alignright" width="210" caption="Roy Costner IV"][/caption] In unapologetic defiance of a South Carolina school district's ban on prayer at graduation ceremonies, valedictorian Roy Costner IV more…