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10/13/2019 8:58:00 PM
Religious right is standing by Trump -
The Columbian
10/2/2019 3:03:06 PM
Is Gap Narrowing Between Church and State?
Wyalusing Rocket Courier
9/11/2019 2:52:27 PM
Atheist Group Opposes Oklahoma's Governor Speaking at Church Event
The New American

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt (shown), a Republican, is scheduled to speak at Guts Church in Tulsa on September 22, to a men's group on the topic of serving ...

9/11/2019 10:37:31 AM
Abortion Defunded Via Title X; Christian Investors Can, Too

Timothy Plan Founder Art Ally—Abortion Cannot Be Funded by the Faithful ORLANDO, Fla. – Last month, Planned Parenthood left the Title X Family Planning ...

9/4/2019 2:22:00 PM
Why religion and politics are a fickle mix in Ukraine
The Christian Science Monitor

Patriarch Filaret's ambitions for a unified Ukrainian Orthodox Church were disrupted when they became enmeshed in a presidential platform.

9/4/2019 8:54:08 AM
Why Ted Cruz was making a biblical case for gun rights after the Odessa shooting
The Washington Post

The day after the shooting in Odessa, Tex., the junior senator from that state, Ted Cruz (R), was on Twitter laying out the case to actress Alyssa Milano that ...

8/22/2019 7:10:00 AM
Church report accuses 40 Vermont priests of child sex abuse

The playground outside Burlington's Christ the King Catholic Church. Photo by Kevin O'Connor/VTDigger. This story was updated at 1:01 p.m.. The statewide ...

8/12/2019 7:30:00 AM
Christian Employers Alliance Wins in Religious Freedom Lawsuit

EVERETT, WA— The Christian Employers Alliance (CEA) has won a major religious freedom victory on behalf of its current and future members. The United ...

8/11/2019 1:54:00 PM
'In God We Trust' signs to greet Louisiana students in new school year

As Louisiana students gather supplies and class schedules for a new school year, administrators are ensuring legally mandated "In God We Trust" signs are ...

8/1/2019 9:01:35 AM
Christian Leaders Call Pete Buttigieg to the Carpet after He Cites Proverbs to Justify a $15 Minimum Wage

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is facing criticism after he used a Proverbs bible verse during Tuesday's Democratic primary debate. Buttigieg ...

8/1/2019 6:57:10 AM
Biden Pledges Taxpayer Funding for Abortion at Democratic Debate

Former Vice President Joe Biden told a Democratic presidential debate audience Wednesday night that he would work to ensure taxpayer funding for abortion if ...

7/31/2019 10:00:00 AM
Ben Carson Booted From Baltimore Church Property; Defends Trump Tweets While Discussing City’s Problems
CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Dr. Ben Carson, the U.S. Housing & Urban Development Secretary, was in Baltimore Wednesday to talk about opportunity zones and ...

7/31/2019 9:49:08 AM
Over 500 churches leave Russian Church for new Ukrainian Orthodox Church
The Christian Post

More than 500 congregations have joined the newly created Orthodox Church of Ukraine in the past seven months after leaving the Russian-affiliated Church.

7/31/2019 8:21:00 AM
Freedom From Religion group complains about back-to-school worship service

An attorney from the Freedom From Religion Foundation has sent a letter of complaint to the DeKalb County Schools superintendent complaining that Fyffe High ...

7/31/2019 6:45:45 AM
Founders Ministries expresses 'regret' over divisive film trailer as SBC leaders back out
The Christian Post

The head of Founders Ministries has responded to the backlash he received after the organization released a controversial trailer last week for its upcoming ...

7/31/2019 6:42:25 AM
Christian-shaming, 'dark psychic energy,' and climate change panic: What went down at Tuesday night's debate
Conservative Review

So who was the big winner? Everyone who didn't watch.

7/8/2019 8:50:13 AM
Keeping church and state separate does not stifle religious freedom

A recent article by a creationist hack for the National Review (the flagship conservative publication) preposterously argues that Canada is stifling religious ...

7/8/2019 7:46:33 AM
Trump rolls out the big guns for pro-Israel evangelicals' confab ahead of 2020

In a sign of evangelical voters' importance to his campaign, the U.S. president is sending five senior advisers to a Christian pro-Israel gathering.

6/4/2019 2:38:26 PM
The complex role faith played — on both sides — in the women's suffrage movement
Salt Lake Tribune

This week marks 100 years since Congress passed the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, guaranteeing women the right to vote. Passed in the wake of a ...

6/4/2019 11:32:12 AM
Challenges to seal of confession attributed to clergy sex abuse scandals
Crux: Covering all things Catholic

For centuries, the Catholic Church has maintained that what a penitent says to a priest in the confessional is strictly confidential, but in 2019 that rite continues to ...

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