Creflo Dollar Arrested: Megachurch Pastor Continues Preaching Despite Charges Of Assaulting Teenage Daughter
June 10 2012 1:59 PM EDT
Pastor Creflo Dollar was arrested Friday by Georgia police after his daughter alleged the mega church pastor physically assaulted her. The 50-year-old televangelist denied allegations during his Sunday morning services at World Changers Church in Atlanta.
Creflo Dollar Arrested For Allegedly Choking Teenage Daughter As Twitter Users Express Support For Pastor
June 08 2012 12:15 PM EDT
Creflo Dollar, the influential pastor and founder of World Changers Church International, a megachurch near Atlanta, was arrested on Friday for allegedly choking his 15-year old daughter.
Newspaper Defends Decision To Run Ad Suggesting President Obama Wants To Shoot Christians
June 02 2012 2:16 PM EDT
The ad in question, which features a photo of a Catholic priest being shot and killed, asks readers, Will Obama and the Democrats Shoot Catholics and Christians?
President Of Vatican Bank Forced To Resign
May 24 2012 2:02 PM EDT
A source in the bank did not provide the reasons behind the dismissal.
Oregon Church Sues Woman Over Bad Google Review In $500K Defamation Suit
May 17 2012 10:53 AM EDT
A Beaverton, Ore. Church is suing a woman over a bad Google review of the Beaverton Grace Bible Church, claiming the review and other allegedly defamatory acts were payback for dismissing a former church employee.
Vatican Probes Decades Of Sexual Child Abuse In Legion Of Christ Order
May 11 2012 11:43 AM EDT
The Vatican is investigating seven priests from the Legion of Christ religious order over charges of sexual abuse of minors that go back several decades.
Head Of Irish Catholic Church Will Not Resign Over Sex Abuse Scandal
May 02 2012 3:30 PM EDT
Cardinal Sean Brady did not act upon his knowledge to stop the sexual abuse of children after a 1975 church investigation.
Joel Osteen Declares 'Being Gay Is A Sin;' Mormonism OK Though [VIDEO]
April 30 2012 12:50 PM EDT
Pastor Joel Osteen declared on Sunday being gay is a sin, but insisted he does not discriminate against homosexuals, before calling Mormons true Christians.
Church Set Ablaze By Muslim Mob In Khartoum
April 22 2012 8:31 AM EDT
A Catholic church was set ablaze by a several hundred Muslims in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum, the Associated Press reported.
Sri Lanka: Anti-Muslim Fervor Closes Down Mosque
April 20 2012 3:50 PM EDT
A crowd of some 2,000 people assembled outside the mosque demanding its destruction.
Cardboard Cathedral Christchurch: ‘Emergency Architect’ To Rebuild Quake-Wrecked Icon With 104 Tubes
April 17 2012 1:19 PM EDT
Emergency architect Shigeru Ban has designed a cardboard cathedral to replace the iconic ChristChurch Cathedral in New Zealand's quake-ravaged city.
Friday the 13th: Superstitions Are Normal Part Of Human Behavior
April 13 2012 9:59 AM EDT
I am highly superstitious and I strongly believe that there are things in heaven and earth that simply cannot be explained (or denied) by modern science and technology.
Tennessee ‘Monkey Bill’ Becomes Law, Allows 'Alternatives' To Evolution
April 12 2012 8:11 PM EDT
A controversial bill that permits the teaching of creationism alongside evolution was allowed to pass on Wednesday in Tennessee.
Jesus Christ's Crucifixion Re-enacted In Czech Passion Play [PHOTOS]
April 07 2012 4:23 PM EDT
As Easter Sunday approaches, a central narrative to Christianity is retold -- the Passion. While belief in Christ's Resurrection is viewed as the most important part of the Christian faith, the period of Christ's suffering and his gruesome death by crucifixion at the hands of the Romans is often retold and re-enacted in vivid detail.
Tim Tebow Service: Jets QB To Speak At Texas Church For Easter
April 06 2012 5:14 PM EDT
Tim Tebow will be speaking his faith in a public setting for Easter minus the frenzy of the New York media surrounding him--this occasion being in Georgetown, Texas in front of what is expected to be a crowd of about 20,000 families.
Tim Tebow Easter Service: How To Hear Tebow's Message At Celebration Church in Texas
April 06 2012 1:55 PM EDT
Tim Tebow will be the special guest at an Easter service in Texas that is expected to draw a crowd of nearly 30,000.
Pope Benedict Denounces Dissident Priests On Holy Thursday
April 05 2012 2:58 PM EDT
Pope Benedict XVI rebuked a group of schismatic Austrian priests who have questioned Vatican authority on clerical rules.
Irish Church Launches Probe After Priest Inadvertently Shows Gay Porn During Meeting
April 03 2012 4:14 AM EDT
The Roman Catholic Church in Ireland has said that it is looking into claims that a priest inadvertently showed gay pornographic images during a PowerPoint presentation to the parents of children who were set to receive their first communion.
Palm Sunday Celebrations From Around The World [PHOTOS]
April 01 2012 7:33 AM EDT
Thousands of Christians from around the world receive the symbolic palms Sunday in honor of the holyday Jesus rode into Jerusalem.
The Jews of France: A Long History Of Anti-Semitism
March 31 2012 8:53 AM EDT
In the words of author Emile Zola when he supported Captain Alfred Dreyfus, the French Jewish officer charged with treason: “Dreyfus is innocent. I swear it! I stake my life on it — my honor!”