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Ideology tops facts in Texas history curriculum, experts say

18 hours agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

When Texas produced public school curriculum standards eight years ago, experts decried attempts to promote religious and conservative ideology over facts.

Lawmaker: Prayers delivered to Trump unrelated to shooting

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

An Illinois congressman says a photo of him delivering a bag of prayer cards to President Donald Trump was taken nearly a year ago and had nothing to do with last week’s deadly school shooting in Florida.

Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

A Christian minister seeking the congressional seat of a disgraced Arizona congressman is labeling reports that that he traded suggestive texts with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one of the exchanges as “tabloid trash.”

‘God understands’: Quotes from the Rev. Billy Graham

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Rev. Billy Graham died Wednesday at age 99. He was the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history. Here are some quotations from the man who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism.

What would Billy Graham think of evangelicals today?

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Graham might be disturbed by evangelicals' affiliation with Trump -- or maybe he led them there.

Pence, Carter, Bush and other leaders pay tribute to Billy Graham, longtime pastor to presidents

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

One religious leader called Graham the most influential evangelist since the Apostle Paul.

My grandfather Billy Graham was my hero

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

A reflection from Boz Tchividjian, who works on child sex abuse issues in churches.

Billy Graham preached simple message, reached millions

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Rev. Billy Graham was anxious about his 1954 appearance at the London School of Economics. The school was left-leaning and openly dismissive of religion, and Graham was insecure — he had no advanced theology degree.

Divorce, drugs, drinking: Billy Graham’s children and their absent father

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Many Christian families have been torn apart or severely injured by similar stresses as the Grahams.

How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

“I'll be happy the day the Lord says, 'Come on,'" he said. "'I've got something better planned.' ”

Spokesman: Evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham has died at his home in North Carolina at age 99

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Spokesman: Evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham has died at his home in North Carolina at age 99.

For the first time, a woman and non-Christian will lead this group that thinks government is too involved in religion

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Rachel Laser wants to rebrand the fight for church-state separation as a nonpartisan, patriotic cause.

The Latest: Wife loses bid to replace lawmaker who shot self

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Latest on a special election to complete the remaining term of a Kentucky lawmaker who killed himself last year (all times local):

Election held to replace Kentucky lawmaker who killed self

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A special election is being held in Kentucky to replace a legislator who killed himself after allegations surfaced from a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager.

Pastor’s stance on homosexuality triggers consequences

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A West Virginia pastor’s support for homosexuality could get her church voted out of local and state Baptist groups.

Character witnesses testify for embattled Allentown mayor

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Religious, community and business leaders in Pennsylvania’s third-largest city are taking the witness stand in defense of the embattled mayor in his federal corruption trial.

Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Pope Francis backed down Monday and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his diocese, setting a precedent that could have repercussions in Chile and elsewhere when papal authority is challenged.

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