Protestants lose majority status in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) For the first time in its history, the United States does not have a Protestant majority, according to a new study. One reason: The number of Americans more…

Ads preaching 'tolerance' debut in NYC subway

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) -- Advertisements preaching religious tolerance and an end to bigotry are going up in Manhattan subway stations. A court decision forced the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to more…

1,600 pastors to IRS: Stay out of our pulpits!

by Bob Unruh -- Preaching about scriptural principles and applying them to the positions of candidates for public office is not "political" speech, it's "core religious expression from a spiritual leader to more…

Tebow preps for 666th 'MNF' game

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) And so it was that on the morn of the 666th Monday Night Football game in the course of mankind, Timothy Richard Tebow noticed this numerical oddity and more…

Jews in France fear wave of attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SARCELLES, France (AP) — The gunshots outside a synagogue and the grenade that shattered the windows of a kosher grocery spread fear into the streets — but caused more…

Congressman: Evolution 'lie from hell'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATHENS BANNER-HERALD) Evolution and the big bang theory are “lies to keep me and all the folks who are taught that from understanding that they need a savior,” more…

France boosts security at religious sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) PARIS — France is boosting security at Jewish and other religious sites after blanks were fired at a synagogue and police accused a suspected cell of radical Islamists more…

Preachers protest IRS rule

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) More than 1,000 religious leaders across America will take part today in “Pulpit Freedom Sunday,” a plan that has pastors endorsing political candidates from the pulpit more…

Mosque members vote to rebuild in Joplin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Joplin Globe) The Islamic Society of Joplin will build its permanent mosque inside the city, members overwhelmingly voted on Wednesday. "The majority of the members voted that they more…