Anti-ISIS summit convened in Mecca

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Atlantic) President Obama isn’t alone in grappling with how best to counter ISIS and its brand of Islamic extremism—and convening summits for just that purpose. Earlier this week, more…

ISIS begins executing kidnapped Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ALETEIA)Islamic State militants have reportedly executed 15 Christians who have been captured in villages in northeastern Syria since Monday. A priest who has been feeding reports to Christian more…

The religious states of America, in 22 maps

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) America's religious landscape is changing. Last year, for the first time ever, Protestants lost their majority status in an annual survey conducted by the Public Religion more…

American 'Soldier of Christ' takes on ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBN) He calls himself a "Soldier of Christ," and he's back in Iraq battling ISIS on the front lines. The man, identified only as Brett, is a 28-year-old more…

Middle East experts: It is a religious war

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_608427" align="aligncenter" width="553"] Syrian Christians[/caption] President Obama spent days at a White House summit emphasizing the U.S. is not at war with Islam, that he wants to more…

U.S. congressman gets rowdy reception on Temple Mount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="04Y3RtczoJwDfE-imHlNr34nBkNTdhvN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (The Blaze) Rep. Dennis Ross (R-Fla.) last week got a taste of what Israeli Jews and non-Muslim tourists face when they visit the Temple Mount more…