Burmese troops gang rape woman in church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BosNewsLife) Burmese troops gang raped and tortured a grandmother in a church in the latest reported case of abuse by Burma's military against the predominantly Christian Kachin minority, more…

Hugs from priest replaced by fist bumps

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) A Michigan priest known for being a hugger to members of his parish will no longer embrace children during Mass, a Diocesan official told ABCNews.com today. more…

Bank fires Christian for not wearing hijab

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) The Jordan Dubai Islamic Bank on Wednesday fired a Christian employee who refused to wear a scarf to cover her hair as part of uniform more…

Egypt's Christians vote to keep out Islamists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Many Egyptian Christians felt marginalised under former president Hosni Mubarak and are voting to keep an Islamist from replacing him out of fear that their community more…

15,000 gather to apply Shariah in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Shariah law is famous for making headlines in the West over its penalties, such as beheadings and amputations; its treatment of women and the violence that is allowed, more…

'The ultimate authority is God'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HUFFINGTON POST) — U.S. Catholic bishops have used the Obama administration's contraception mandate as Exhibit A in their high-stakes defense of "religious freedom." But it's not just the more…

Famous pianist accused of insulting Islam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says a prosecutor has proposed charging an internationally known Turkish pianist and composer with insulting Islamic religious values in comments he made more…