Nativity scenes hit with swastikas, genitalia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — Two nativity scenes were vandalized overnight in Huntington Beach, according to officials. Jeff Nguyen, reporting for CBS2 and KCAL9, spoke to a homeowner whose nativity scene more…

Can you pass the Tom Cruise worldview test?

by Drew Zahn -- The biggest divide in America isn't rich/poor, black/white, Republican/Democrat, red state/blue state, urban/rural or even any of the various religious differences. The one construct that divides Americans the more…

Is this the real reason behind Sandy Hook?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Troy Anderson Amid national soul searching in the wake of one of the worst mass shootings in American history, faith leaders say the removal of God from more…

Syrian Christians seek safe harbor

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Christianity 'close to extinction' in Mideast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Christianity faces being wiped out of the “biblical heartlands” in the Middle East because of mounting persecution of worshippers, according to a new report. The study more…

'Being raised Catholic is worse than child abuse'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Raising your children as Roman Catholics is worse than child abuse, according to militant atheist Richard Dawkins. In typically incendiary style, Professor Dawkins said the more…

Iraqi Christians: Out of frying pan into fire

by Michael Carl -- Thousands of Iraqi Christians who escaped persecution in Iraq by going to Syria are now returning to Iraq – to escape persecution. Christian Solidarity International, USA President John more…

Lightning strikes twice for Newtown pastor

by Stewart Stogel -- NEWTOWN, Conn. – As this small Connecticut community continues to cope with the shock and grief of the Sandy Hook school tragedy, for one family the grief is more…

Progressive church: 'Time for Jesus to come out'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owZc3Xq8obk&feature=youtu.be The producer of a new film about Beatles member John Lennon says a church sign in New Zealand that has been the subject of news reports – more…