Couple's mission: Honor Gold Star families

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Laura Adelmann Ken and Debbie Rice of Iowa recently drove 400 miles to attend the funeral of an American soldier they never met. The retired couple gave more…

New push to force sex ed on Christian schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An activist group in Scotland that promotes secularism is arguing that all schools – including church-sponsored classes – must subject children to a secularist's view of sex education. more…

TV star jokes about pope's sex life

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_564759" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chelsea Handler"][/caption] Television host Chelsea Handler is coming under fire from Catholics after a making a sexually charged joke about Pope Francis. On the more…

Christian college class prez: I'm an atheist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A student from a Christian university in Oregon ditched the privacy of the confessional and went public about his faith, writing in the school newspaper: "I more…

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…