Liberty University Students 'Embarrassed' By Jerry Falwell Jr.-Founded Think Tank

Posted on Thu, 31 Dec 2020 18:16:15 -0500 - religion

The Falkirk Center, launched by Falwell and Charlie Kirk, is hurting the evangelical Christian school's reputation, some students say.

Pope Francis Skipping New Year's Services Due To Back Pain

Posted on Thu, 31 Dec 2020 11:48:58 -0500 - religion

The pope will miss out on services at St. Peter's Basilica because of “painful sciatica,” a Vatican official said.

Mormon Church Sued For Allegedly Covering Up Boy Scouts Sex Abuse

Posted on Mon, 28 Dec 2020 19:40:19 -0500 - religion

In the seven lawsuits each representing seven different male victims, attorneys say church officials never notified authorities about abuse allegations.

Allegations Of Abuse Within The Convent Walls

Posted on Mon, 28 Dec 2020 06:06:45 -0500 - religion

Four former nuns shared their story of their time in the Sisters Minor of Mary Immaculate religious order.

Pope's Christmas Plea: Vaccines For All; Needy, Vulnerable First

Posted on Fri, 25 Dec 2020 09:48:20 -0500 - religion

The pontiff urged world leaders to “promote cooperation and not competition, and to search for a solution for all.”

COVID-19 Patient Beat Hospital Roommate To Death For Praying: Police

Posted on Thu, 24 Dec 2020 13:55:46 -0500 - religion

Jesse Martinez, 37, was arrested on elder abuse and murder charges with a hate crime enhancement following the killing at a Los Angeles County hospital.

The Peculiar Case Of Jewish Christmas Movies

Posted on Thu, 24 Dec 2020 05:45:21 -0500 - religion

Over the last two years, Hallmark and Lifetime have attempted to integrate Jews into their holiday romance fare — with mixed results.

Popular Evangelical Pastor: Coronavirus Rules Aren't Oppressing Christians

Posted on Wed, 23 Dec 2020 21:44:53 -0500 - religion

"I don’t want to be a superspreader," says Rick Warren, pastor of California's giant Saddleback Church.

I Was Raised To Believe The Apocalypse Was Upon Us. 2020 Is The Year I Stopped Believing.

Posted on Wed, 23 Dec 2020 09:00:16 -0500 - religion

"Death is nothing when you anticipate a resurrection — just blink your eyes and awake in perfection."

The Most Common Religious Identity For Young Americans Is ‘None,’ Study Suggests

Posted on Tue, 22 Dec 2020 20:04:28 -0500 - religion

Over one-third of young adults said they are atheist, agnostic or “nothing in particular," according to a report from the American Enterprise Institute.

Ilhan Omar Defers Vaccine Offer, Says It's 'Shameful’ Congress Gets Priority

Posted on Tue, 22 Dec 2020 05:51:08 -0500 - religion

"People who need it most, should get it," the Minnesota Democrat wrote on Twitter.

Muslim Men Kicked Off Flight Over Arabic Text Messages

Posted on Tue, 22 Dec 2020 05:45:01 -0500 - religion

Despite being cleared by law enforcement, Abobakkr and Mohamed, two American Muslims, were prohibited from reboarding their original flight.