'Missionaries in India expect persecution'

by Michael Carl -- LONDON – India's constitution assures the nation's citizens of religious freedom, but Christians who are trying to spread their faith say there's only one problem with that. "In more…

Ronald Reagan warned you about this

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_379037" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="The Ten Commandments billboard on Paradise Road in in Las Vegas, Nev. (photo: Eddie Morales)"][/caption] The Bible is shunned from classrooms, prayer is banned more…

Next pope 'should consider marriage for priests'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — Britain's most senior Catholic has suggested Catholic priests should be able to marry and have children, saying the demand for celibacy was not of "divine origin". more…

Pope Benedict gives final blessing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Benedict XVI bestowed his final Sunday blessing of his pontificate on a cheering crowd in St. Peter's Square, explaining that his waning years more…

Network blasted for demonizing ex-'gays'

by Jack Minor -- A former homosexual who founded Parents and Friends of ExGays and Gays says Hollywood's latest attack on people who leave the homosexual lifestyle reveals how much "gays" fear more…

Christians face threat from radical Hindus

by Michael Carl -- DELHI, India – Indian Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde says his nation faces an increasing terrorism threat from self-proclaimed "right-wing" Hindu groups, and that's bad news for Christians here. more…

War rages in Europe over rights of the unborn

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Alex Newman STOCKHOLM, Sweden – While abortion is legal throughout much of Europe, the public and elected officials in several countries – Ireland, Malta and Poland primarily more…

'Psychological warfare' reported by jailed pastor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An American pastor jailed in Iran's notorious Evin prison for preaching the Christian faith says prison authorities have subjected him to "horrific pressures" and "psychological warfare," which includes more…

Vatican blasts pope-blackmail reports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — The Vatican has attacked reports in the Italian media linking Pope Benedict XVI's resignation to the alleged discovery of a network of gay prelates as attempts more…

Paper reveals skeletons in Benedict's closet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Foreign Policy) If a report on Thursday, Feb. 21, in the Italian newspaper La Repubblica is to be believed, Pope Benedict XVI's recent decision to resign just got more…