Council prayers again ruled constitutional

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS) The Lancaster City Council can continue opening meetings with prayers, even if some are explicitly Christian, a federal appeals court ruled this week. But more…

Atheists want Vietnam memorial cross removed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS RADIO) A national atheist organization is demanding that an Oregon city remove its Vietnam War memorial because it includes a cross. The Freedom From Religion Foundation accused city more…

12 most powerful Christians in Hollywood

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BeliefNet) Hollywood may have a well-deserved reputation for being a spiritual wasteland, but faith is hardly absent from Tinseltown. The following 12 Hollywood powerhouses are at the top more…

Egyptian mosque turned into house of torture

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Islamic hard-liners stormed a mosque in suburban Cairo, turning it into torture chamber for Christians who had been demonstrating against the ruling Muslim Brotherhood in the more…

Sudan bombings kill Christians, destroy churches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MorningStarNews) The Sudanese government's bombing of predominantly Christian, ethnic Nuba civilians in South Kordofan state has taken more lives the first three months of this year – possibly more…

Evangelical leader: Religious freedom at stake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Rev. Rob Schenck of the Evangelical Church Alliance speaks outside of the Supreme Court Wednesday after the high court heard arguments for and against the Defense more…

Critics: Trashing DOMA sets dangerous precedent

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – A Supreme Court decision striking down of the Defense of Marriage Act could lead to the precedent the president could act like an "autocratic dictator," said more…

Marriage defenders fret over Supreme Court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="V2bHdpYToSymqYhRpl6As27lA_hxJAOY"] The Supreme Court wrapped up two days of arguments on the definition of marriage on Wednesday, with a leading advocate of traditional marriage expecting rulings that more…