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Survey: White Mainline Protestants Outnumber White Evangelicals, While 'Nones' Shrink
Friday, July 9, 2021
According to a new survey, White Christian decline has slowed and mainline Protestants now outnumber white evangelicals.
Catholic Bishop of Syracuse Decries Doctrine of Discovery, Suggests Pope Do the Same
Friday, July 2, 2021
Bishop Douglas J. Lucia of Syracuse, New York, is speaking out against the Doctrine of Discovery. Lucia also revealed that he plans to ask Pope Francis to repudiate theological teachings used for...
Pope Sends Letter Praising Priest Who Ministers to LGBTQ Catholics
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Pope Francis recently sent a letter praising the work of a Jesuit priest who has been an outspoken advocate for more respectful treatment of LGBTQ people within the Catholic Church.
Jesse Jackson, William Barber Arrested Protesting Filibuster and Manchin
Friday, June 25, 2021
Rev. Jesse Jackson and Poor People’s Campaign co-chair Rev. William Barber II were arrested at a protest outside the U.S. Senate on Wednesday.
Catholic Bishops Publish Q&A Clarifying Controversial Communion Document
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Catholic Bishops published a Q&A this week to clarify the rationale for the controversial Communion document debated on by Catholic leaders last week.
As Senate Convenes Hearing, More Than 300 Faith Leaders Declare Support for DC Statehood
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
More than 300 faith leaders and heads of prominent religious organizations sent a letter to Congress this week voicing their support for making Washington, D.C., a state.
After Politically Charged Debate, Bishops Vote to Draft Controversial Communion Document
Monday, June 21, 2021
Members of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops have voted to draft a document on the Eucharist, supporting an effort to deny Communion to President Joe Biden and other Catholic Democrats who...
Survey: White Evangelicals, Hispanic Protestants, Mormons Most Likely to Believe in QAnon
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
According to a new survey by the Public Religion Research Institute, White Evangelicals, Hispanic Protestants and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are the most likely to...
Liz Cheney, Ousted from Party Leadership, Invokes the 'Power of Faith'
Thursday, May 13, 2021
On Wednesday, Representative Liz Cheney was voted out of House leadership position by her GOP colleagues. Many of her colleagues have bristled over her vote to impeach Trump for his role in...
LifeSiteNews Removed from Facebook for Violating COVID-19 Misinformation Policies
Thursday, May 6, 2021
LifeSiteNews has reportedly been permanently banned from Facebook. The tech giant is accusing the group of continually violating policies regarding COVID-19.
CDC Director: Masked, Fully Vaccinated People Can Safely Attend Worship Indoors
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
On Tuesday, the director of the CDC announced that fully vaccinated people who wear masks can now safely attend worship services.
Survey: Faith Leaders Key to Combat Vaccine Hesitancy Among Religious — And Qanon Believers
Friday, April 23, 2021
A new survey has revealed that faith leaders are key to combating vaccine hesitancy or outright anti-vaccine sentiments among religious Americans and QAnon believers.
Minnesota Churches Caught in Standoffs Between Protesters and Police
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Churches across Minnesota are working to find the best ways to minister to others amid rising racial tensions.
Charlie Kirk Out at Liberty University's Falkirk Center
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Liberty University has reportedly declined to renew the contract for conservative activist Charlie Kirk at the think tank he founded along with former Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr.
Survey: More Than a Quarter of White Evangelicals Believe Core QAnon Conspiracy Theory
Friday, February 12, 2021
A new survey reports that more than a quarter of white evangelical Protestants believe in a QAnon conspiracy theory that purports that former President Donald Trump is secretly battling a cabal of...
Survey: UK Teens Are More Likely Than Millennials to Believe in God
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
A new poll found that Generation Zers in Britain are more likely to believe in God than British millennials.
Falwell Drops Defamation Lawsuit against Liberty University
Friday, December 11, 2020
Former Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. has dropped a lawsuit in which he claimed the school he once led defamed him after he resigned this summer in the wake of a sex scandal.
Sean Feucht's Worship Event Greenlit in DC, Despite Fears of 'Superspreader' Event
Thursday, October 22, 2020
On Sunday, worship leader Sean Feucht is slated to bring his worship protest tour to Washington D.C.
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Unvaccinated Pastor, Fighting for Life with COVID, Urges: Get Vaxed and Learn from My Story
Former Obama, Trump Doctor Predicts Biden Will Face 25th Amendment, Be Asked to Resign 'For Medical Issues'
Chinese Authorities Interrupt Zoom Church Service, Order Pastor to Stop Preaching
School Can Require Christian Teacher to Use Transgender Pronouns and Names, Judge Rules
Japanese Christian Groups Call for 1 Million Hours of Prayer during Tokyo Olympics
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Only God Can Change Human Nature
Journal of Medical Ethics Says Parents Should Lose Rights over Children
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