The pontiff is no stranger to lending his voice in support of migrants.
The physician's attorney said the procedure was part of a custom practiced by a Muslim religious group in India.
Bishop John T. Walker Service Day, Earth Day programs, organ and saxophone concerts
Two more people are charged in Detroit in an investigation of alleged genital mutilation of young girls in a Muslim sect.
Like all people, church leaders sometimes need support, as well.
The Latest on the pastor of a Charleston church where nine people were killed complaining about a political ad (all times local):
The pastor of a South Carolina church where nine worshippers were killed in a racist attack says a political ad by a candidate for a U.S. House is distasteful.
It’s a hypocrisy to project a subconscious motivation of misogyny on Mr. Pence when the prophet of Islam (PBUH) himself invoked similar principles in his own lifetime. Owing to the heightened surveillance and scrutiny he was under, Prophet...Show More Summary
A gay rights group has filed an official complaint saying a Utah judge who called a convicted rapist a “good man” during sentencing treated him favorably because he was a Mormon bishop.
The Latest on the 4/20 marijuana celebrations (all times local):
He acted as an aggressive right-wing prophet decrying the elitist secular Left.
By Abu O’baydah b. Ali Many people will look at the passing of AaronHernandez, former New England Patriots tight end, and say look “someone who had it all, money, fame, women, super human talent on the football field and he just threw it away.” But let’s follow the trend in pop culture and take a moment […]
Steinlauf has led the synagogue for nine years.
It’s really all for her. This whole mad business of trying to make our house of dreams. Just a month or so ago, we moved into our little portion at my inlaw’s and are busy doing it up. But before that, for the past year we’d been at my mom’s. Hums had still been in […]
Pope Francis has confirmed he will use his upcoming visit to the Portuguese shrine at Fatima to canonize two Portuguese shepherd children who say they saw visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago.
Randall Royer grew up in the Midwest, a suburban St. Louis kid. By the time he was 21, he had converted to Islam and changed his name to Ismail Royer, fighting in Bosnia alongside fellow Muslims against Serbian ethnic cleansing.
Justices heard arguments Wednesday about “one of the most important religious liberty cases before the Supreme Court in years."
City & State - Nonprofits confront fear in their communities. “I have always believed that the fastest way to get gun control legislation passed in this country is to mass mobilize the American Muslim community to start getting firearms,” said Hussein Rashid, a lecturer on Islamic and American culture, as...
Mizan Project: We are All Children of the Atom The recent launch of the new comic series X-Men Gold has generated international controversy over religious and political images included by its artist, Ardian Syaf. These images stand in striking contrast to the diversity that Marvel Comics has recently come to...