The newly elected 113th Congress includes the first Buddhist to serve in the Senate and the first Hindu to serve in either chamber.
Political scientist Mark Rozell says Governor Romney’s path to victory will be a very strong showing among White Evangelical Protestants and religiously observant Catholics.
Washington University adjunct religious studies professor Frank Flinn says it wouldn’t surprise him if Jesus had a wife.
Violators of the new law could face up to six months in jail and a $500 fine. Repeat offenders could get up to five years in prison.
The lawsuit was brought on behalf of two individuals and two groups that picket outside churches against clergy who allegedly sexually abused children.
On a mission from God. That’s how many who know embattled Congressman Todd Akin describe the conservative lawmaker.
At a pivotal national meeting, members of the largest group for American nuns have been weighing whether they should accept or challenge a Vatican order to reform.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Presiding commissioner John Griesheimer said “(The prayers) will be respective of all faiths and religion; Jewish, Muslim, whatever.”
A religion news website that expects to tackle a variety of topics plans to launch this summer in Columbia.