Courts cast skeptical eye on contraception mandate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) President Obama's mandate that most private companies provide health insurance plans that include free contraceptives has met with considerable headwinds in the legal system, where nine more…

Look what's at top of best-sellers list

by -NO AUTHOR- -- It's a little dark and foreboding, frankly. It's a warning to America to start listening to God, or else. There's no happy ending; in fact, no ending just more…

Inside King Herod's tomb

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Israel's national museum said Tuesday it will open what it calls the world's first exhibition devoted to the architectural legacy of biblical King Herod, the Jewish more…

Evangelical minister calls to embrace LGBT

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Raw Story) An influential evangelical minister has declared his support for monogamous and loving same-sex relationships, and called on the church to stop treating gay people as pariahs. more…

Israel Antiquities digitizes archives

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jerusalem Post) Thousands of documents tracing archaeological discoveries in Israel in the past 100 years will be published in an online database in the coming days, the Israel more…

Major biblical-archaeology artifact stolen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) An ancient vase that provided evidence that Shilo was sacked by Philistines has been stolen from the Shilo site. Avital Sela, who manages the site, more…

Humanist 'Bible' takes on Book of Mormon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Salt Lake Tribune) Thomas Jefferson is back in Washington — in the form of a new edition of the "Jefferson Bible" distributed to politicians by a national humanist more…

'Paint a Dead Baby Day'

by Marisa Martin -- America's last, great, hunkering bogeyman of forbidden image and speech is abortion. Lurking under the beds of the nation, it terrorizes those who pull its covers back to more…