11 GOP lawmakers formally back Hobby Lobby

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Eleven Republican members of Congress are challenging the contraception insurance mandate in President Obama's health care law by formally backing Hobby Lobby, the Oklahoma-based chain of more…

Christian filmmakers searching for best short film

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) Two filmmaking organizations supporting Christians interested in impacting culture through their work in movies announced Tuesday that an award of up to $1 million will be more…

State senator attacks Bible, Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Nebraska Watchdog) While filibustering a bill that would expand a prison work program, a Nebraska state senator fired verbal shots at the former lieutenant governor who resigned for more…

'Genesis death sandwich' discovered in Bible

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Researchers say they've discovered a new literary convention in the first book of the Bible: the "Genesis death sandwich." The name refers to a familiar rhetorical structure more…

God changes lives in works of art

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_373317" align="alignright" width="250" caption=""Ecce Homo" by Domenico Feti"][/caption] As the civil universe seems to wither away like wet popcorn, an honest artist may ask himself something like, more…

Look who suddenly comes to Jesus' defense

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_374041" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="A "Saturday Night Live" spoof Feb. 16, 2013, had the risen Jesus going on a bloody mission of vengeance against the Romans who executed more…

Conclave brings out cardinals' dirty laundry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY — (AP) Popular pressure is mounting in the U.S. and Italy to keep California Cardinal Roger Mahony away from the conclave to elect the next pope more…

State wants to stop abortions at 20 weeks

by Taylor Rose -- The North Dakota Senate has voted 30-17 to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, citing evidence of fetal pain. The move is just the latest effort to more…