Iranian-American pastor Saeed Abedini, who grew up in Iran and was training to be a suicide bomber before becoming a Christian and moving to the United States, has been imprisoned in Iran for the past several months and is set to face a religious judge there who has a record of sending people to the gallows.
A New York teacher has decided to take on her school district after the superintendent ordered her to remove all religious themed materials from her classroom or face losing her job.
Officials of Washington D.C.'s National Cathedral, which has hosted funerals for numerous U.S. presidents and notable Americans, and has been designated by Congress as the “National House of Prayer,” announced that effective immediately the stately Episcopal church will host homosexual weddings.
Evangelical pastor Louie Giglio was pulled from Obama's upcoming presidential inauguration after homosexual activists complained about a sermon in which the minister condemns their lifestyle as sinful.
An Ohio school district has decided to defy an atheist group's demand that it remove a picture of Jesus from one of its schools.
As President Obama signed this year's defense bill, he expressed his disapproval of a provision that will prevent him from forcing military chaplains to perform same-sex "marriages."
The founder of Domino's Pizza is the latest to win a temporary injunction blocking enforcement of the Obama administration's contraception mandate.
Students at high schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, returned from Christmas break to find a “gift” from the school district: dispensers at the nurse's office filled with free condoms. Philly.com reported that the condom dispensers were placed in the 22 area high schools where students supposedly have the highest rates of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), the atheist group that has carved out a niche in the legal game by suing school districts and municipalities for supposedly violating the First Amendment, has turned its harassment on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for giving churches and religious organizations “preferential treatment” in filing for and maintaining their tax-exempt privileges.
A state judge has ruled that Texas can move ahead with defunding Planned Parenthood as the abortion giant's lawsuit against the state moves ahead.
The owners of Hobby Lobby have decided that they will defy the Obama administration's contraception mandate, and face the potential consequences.