Some white supremacists have turned to an ancient religion known as Odinism and in at least six cases since 2001, professed racist Odinists have been convicted of domestic terrorism attacks, according to the Center for Investigative Reporting.
Gunmen opened fire on vehicles carrying Coptic Christians in southern Egypt early Friday, killing at least 26 people, according to a church official, in the latest deadly assault on the country’s embattled religious minority.
What if our struggles as aspiring minimalists, Millennials, middle-aged, and middle-class Christians are rooted not in the fact that we didn’t take the message of the Church seriously enough, but that we took the message we received too seriously.
Countering criticism even from conservative Christians, the principal of a Christian school in Maryland invoked its moral code in defense of a decision to forbid a pregnant student from crossing the graduation stage.
Music was crucial to his ideology, and encouraged radical singers long after his death. His popular musical style, meanwhile, is immediately comparable with some of the most well-known protest movements of the modern age, like “We Shall Overcome” and “Give…
The percentage of U.S. adults who believe that God created humans in their present form at some time within the last 10,000 years or so — the strict creationist view — has reached a new low.
Many Americans are more worried about their reputation than their conscience. They worry less about guilt and fear and more about avoiding shame, according to a new study from Nashville-based LifeWay Research.
“According to Islam, Jesus always speaks the truth. The question is how we understand it.”
“White folks need to be de-centered. This world is not about them, and quite honestly, racial justice should not depend on them. Justice is authored by God, not white people.”
The growth of Irish Evangelical and Pentecostal churches, often hidden and largely undocumented, is significant and contributing to the kind of nation Ireland is becoming.
Texas legislators have advanced a version of the divisive “bathroom bill” regulating transgender students’ restroom access and passed a law that would allow publicly funded adoption agencies to refuse to work with would-be parents based on religious objections.
President Trump has discovered the potent language of religious tolerance and interfaith unity when discussing Islam. But he has not linked that rhetoric with recognition of the large, vibrant Muslim community in the U.S.
A leading Nigerian theologian believes the real danger to Christianity in Africa is in the church.
Why is the Bible Belt a hotbed of capital punishment? Oklahoma representative Mike Ritze, a Southern Baptist deacon and co-author of a popular pro-death penalty measure in the state, offered his own answer. “Because of our faith-based population, we believe there…