Bieber halts show in Turkey for Muslim prayers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Justin Bieber stopped his concert in Istanbul, Turkey on Thursday night during the Muslim call to prayer. According to E! Online, Bieber paused his show at more…

Army forsakes combat hero for Muslims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="90OXViYjpaaEDHNeIgqZTapIvmgPsYah"] The U.S. Army has further punished a highly respected and decorated officer in the wake of Muslim groups complaining about the approved course he taught on more…

Egyptian newspaper: 'Jews drink Egyptian blood'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Commentator) Then Egyptian newspaper "Misrelgdida" has recently published multiple features promoting the Jewish "blood libel" - an old anti-Semitic trope that claims Jews drink Christian and Muslim more…

Photo slideshow: National Day of Prayer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Religion News Service) The National Day of Prayer, established by Congress in 1952, was marked across the country Thursday (May 2), including an observance at the Cannon House more…

No school today! It's Eid al-Adha

by Drew Zahn -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations is helping petition a Maryland school district to add a pair of Muslim holidays to its calendar of school closings. An organization called more…

'Open hostility' to Christians in U.S. military

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JqOGpkYjpgWAr8CmhmP18cqDHd4JYcX_"] Last month, Pentagon officials met with an activist committed to removing Christianity from the U.S. military. Michael "Mikey" Weinstein, the head of the Military Religious Freedom more…

G. LAURIE: When God gives a test

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever heard one of those ominous-sounding announcements on the radio that says something like, "This is a test of the Emergency Broadcasting System. At the sound more…

Rhode Island OKs 'gay' marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island on Thursday became the nation's 10th state to allow gay and lesbian couples to wed, as a 16-year effort to extend marriage more…