Even 'gods' struggle with good and evil

by Drew Zahn -- Another Marvel movie is back, burying its competition at the box office with tales of superheroes, supervillainy and lots and lots of special effects. This time it's the more…

Atheist megachurches sprout across U.S., world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOSTED.AP.ORG/DYNAMIC/STORIES/U/US_ATHEIST_MEGACHURCH?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2013-11-10-17-03-15) — LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It looked like a typical Sunday morning at any mega-church. Hundreds packed in for more than an hour of rousing music, an more…

Mainline Christianity declares war on Israel

by Focus on Israel -- Focus on Israel reveals that Christian anti-Semitism labels Israel an "occupying power." "Many people believe the Christian church replaces Israel. I don't' believe it's Bible-based; it's misguided and more…

Islamic court pushed in this U.S. state

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A leader in a front group for the movement that aims to turn the U.S. into an Islamic state is among the Muslims in the Detroit area talking more…

Jews: Surge in anti-Semitism in Europe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — BRUSSELS — Fear of rising anti-Semitism in Europe has prompted nearly a third of European Jews to consider emigration because they do not feel safe in more…

As you do unto the least of these ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) A touching image of Pope Francis tenderly embracing a severely disfigured man in St Peter's Square has gone viral. Pope Francis kissed and blessed the man, whose more…

VA sued for harassing Christian chaplains

by Drew Zahn -- Two military chaplains are suing Eric Shinseki, secretary of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, or VA, for allegedly being harassed and drummed out of a training and more…

Europeans petition to halt research on embryos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- European political and judicial officials long have had an affinity for abortion, going so far as to consider in the European Parliament a plan to declare the killing more…

Homeschool family separated for years fights back

by Alex Newman -- STOCKHOLM, Sweden – More than four years after Swedish authorities seized their son, Domenic, over homeschooling, parents Christer and Annie Johansson are unveiling a strategy they hope will more…

9-year-olds are into videos, skateboarding – and opera?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="I2Mzd1Zzp2jvI0AxJc5WnOORuRjOTHf8" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Nine-year-olds learn to play video games with nary a glance at the instructions and learn skateboard through bumps and falls, right? And they teach themselves more…