NYC Hindus 'Want What The Muslim Community Got'
March 04 2015 5:23 PM EST
After mayor Bill de Blasio included two Muslims feasts in the school holiday calendar, Hindus ask: Why not Diwali?
Two Major Muslim Holidays Added To NYC Public School Calendar
March 04 2015 10:34 AM EST
New York City becomes the largest school district in the U.S. to observe Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr.
Some Key Points About Purim
March 04 2015 9:57 AM EST
The Jewish festival of Purim begins the evening of March 4 and ends the evening of March 5.
Robert McElroy Named San Diego Bishop
March 03 2015 4:34 PM EST
Auxiliary Bishop Robert McElroy has been appointed head of the Diocese of San Diego, one of the largest diocese in the United States.
Faith Leaders Petition Against Kelly Gissendaner Execution
March 03 2015 2:14 PM EST
Faith leaders continue to support a commuted sentence for Kelly Gissendaner after her execution was postponed for a second time on Monday.
Sikh Boy Films Peers Calling Him ‘Terrorist’ On School Bus
March 02 2015 4:01 PM EST
Georgia middle school student Harsukh Singh filmed his classmates calling him names in a viral YouTube video.
Israeli Rabbis Move To 'Unchain' Women Who Can't Get Divorces
March 02 2015 12:40 PM EST
A new initiative spearheaded by a large rabbinical organization in Israel seeks to close a loophole in Jewish divorce proceedings.
Indian Male Muslim Attacked After Posing With Female Hindus
February 26 2015 3:11 PM EST
An Indian male Muslim student was hospitalized after he was wrongly identified in a photograph with female Hindu classmates.
What Is The Nation Of Islam?
February 26 2015 11:39 AM EST
On Feb. 26, the Nation of Islam celebrates the birth of its founder on a holiday known as Saviours’ Day.
#JewHaters Posters At Colleges Compare Anti-Israel Group To Hamas
February 25 2015 6:21 PM EST
At least two U.S. colleges with chapters of Students for Justice in Palestine reported seeing posters linking the group to the terror group Hamas.
Supreme Court Hints At Favoring Muslim In Abercrombie Headscarf Case
February 25 2015 3:00 PM EST
Supreme Court justices grilled Abercrombie & Fitch attorneys Wednesday over the company's alleged religious discriminatory practices.
Jewish Heirs Sue Germany Over Art Sold To Nazis
February 24 2015 11:40 AM EST
Jewish heirs to Nazi-era art dealers claim the $226M "Guelph Treasure" in a Berlin museum was sold in a "sham transaction" during Hitler's rule.
Pope Says Ukraine Ceasefire Should Be Respected
February 20 2015 11:43 AM EST
Amid reports of ongoing attacks in Ukraine, Pope Francis said both sides of the conflict should respect last week's ceasefire agreement.
Chinese New Year: Will It Be A Lucky One?
February 19 2015 9:15 AM EST
Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival or Lunar New Year, falls on Feb. 19, 2015.
What Is Ash Wednesday?
February 18 2015 8:51 AM EST
Christians from major Western denominations will start the Lenten fast on Wednesday, Feb. 18.
When Does Lent Start In 2015? 3 Facts You Need To Know
February 17 2015 10:20 AM EST
The 40-day period of Lent marks a time for Christians to fast, pray and repent ahead of Easter.
#CopticLivesMatter Helps Those Who Grieve After ISIS Killing
February 16 2015 5:27 PM EST
Coptic Christians in the diaspora are finding ways to grieve for the loss of the 21 Egyptian Christians killed by ISIS in Libya last week.
How Christians Celebrate Mardi Gras
February 16 2015 2:04 PM EST
Mardi Gras started long before New Orleans adopted the holiday.
Pope Francis Calls Slain Coptic Christians ‘Martyrs’
February 16 2015 10:58 AM EST
Pope Francis condemned the killing of 21 Coptic Christians by the Islamic State group.
21 Egyptian Copts Beheaded By ISIS
February 15 2015 5:36 PM EST
Egypt's Sisi vowed to avenge the killings of the members of the oft-persecuted Christian sect. President Obama condemned the killings.