Gun-control sabbath calls for assault ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UPI) — Religious leaders attending the U.S. Gun Violence Prevention Sabbath Weekend called for a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines, organizers said. Religious leaders from across more…

Rush clowns about 'Bible' devil looking like Obama

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_393833" align="aligncenter" width="634" caption="Some are comparing Satan from "The Bible" TV miniseries with President Obama."][/caption] President Barack Obama, already famous for having flies attracted to his face, more…

Now 'Jesus' appears in bird poop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Images of Jesus Christ have seemingly appeared in clouds, trees, shadows, cooking utensils, x-rays, cliffs and a massive variety of food items. But this must be more…

State Dept. AWOL on human-rights hearing

by Michael Carl -- Representatives of the U. S. State Department were nowhere to be found as the U. S. House Lantos Commission on Human Rights held a hearing on American Pastor more…

Pope breaks with tradition on 1st Sunday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Breaking with tradition, Pope Francis delivered off-the-cuff remarks about God's power to forgive instead of reading from a written speech for the first Sunday window appearance more…

Why 1st Jesuit pope is big deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Religion News Service) Jesuits are bound by oath not to seek higher office in the Roman Catholic Church, and now one of them has been elected to its more…

Libyan militia tortures Benghazi Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Dozens of Coptic Christians were tortured inside a detention center run by a powerful militia in eastern Libya, two of the recently released detainees told The more…

Congregation locked out of church building

by Dave Tombers -- Members of a community church in Paramus, N.J., are in a state of disbelief over this week's confiscation of their beloved building, built and paid for by members more…