In a major religious split, the Russian Orthodox Church has cut ties with the body seen as the spiritual authority of the world’s Orthodox Christians.
The Rev. Bill Coates resigned as pastor of First Baptist Church in Gainesville in August following an accusation of sexual misconduct, according to a letter emailed to the congregation from church leaders on Monday, Oct. 15.
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The pair are among the most contentious Roman Catholic figures of the 20th century.
Deeply and faithfully loving and caring for oneself is enough — it’s not just a pause between activities, writes a seminary professor and psychologist. Related opinion: Amy Butler / In a divided country, pastoral leaders are called to love fiercely, speak…
Beloved pastor and author nears completion of his long obedience in the same direction.
Christians organized the first relief agencies. Now Sikh, Muslim, and Buddhist groups abound.
A Turkish court on Friday convicted an American pastor of terror charges but released him from house arrest and allowed him to leave Turkey, a move that’s likely to ease the tensions between Turkey and the United States.
Nonbelief Relief, the charitable arm of the Freedom from Religion Foundation “objects to having to file Form 990 while churches and church-related organizations do not.”