Pope's online flock doubles on Twitter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) Pope Francis's online flock has doubled to five million Twitter followers in just seven weeks - nearly half the time it took his predecessor, Benedict XVI, to more…

Higgs boson, yes ... Big Bang, not so fast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Indianapolis Star) Scientists announced last week that they likely confirmed the existence of a particle called the Higgs boson.1 One media outlet said this of the Higgs boson: more…

Don Imus: Jesus may have been 'gay'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="luZ2RxYTq9e6njV_65pQj_gvuxoSjtUA"] (The Independent) A controversial Fox Business host has risked sparking anger after he said during his programme that there was “some indication” that “Jesus may have more…

Before Billy Graham, there was this man

by The editors of Leben -- Many Christians today know the name of J. Wilbur Chapman because of his beautiful hymn "Jesus, What a Friend for Sinners," but there is much more to the more…

Hey, Jacksonville! Read this!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_404299" align="aligncenter" width="612" caption="4434 Blanding Blvd. in Jacksonville, Fla"][/caption] A new billboard has appeared at 4434 Blanding Blvd. in Jacksonville, Fla., with a message that's thousands of more…

School takes Jesus portrait down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VnYmRxYTrjFdRXXoiI8znPQyKiBb24xx"] (Associated Press) A Jesus portrait that has hung in a southern Ohio school district since 1947 was taken down Wednesday, because of concerns about the potential more…

SPLC doubles down on FRC 'hate-group' label

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JzYmRxYToYcmqE8PMzVOVjoX_Op1I4ec"] (Newbusters) The recent murders of local prosecutors in a north Texas county -- possibly at the hands of white supremacists -- was the news hook for more…

Evangelists launch pro-amnesty ad campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) It started in South Carolina with Republican Sen. Lindsay Graham urging evangelists to back immigration reform as a way to "fix the problem." Conservative faith leaders more…

Nobel Prize poetry returns to speak of faith

by Marisa Martin -- Classic art outlives its creator, its era and its original audience – in that sense it is immortal. When T.S. Eliot was the darling of Anglo-American literary set, more…