The Episcopal Church in South Carolina has asked the state court to give it control of the 29 church properties in question.
Women were fully engaged in these protests, as demonstrators rejected past divisions such as between Islamist and secular groups.
The national heads of Germany's Roman Catholic and Protestant churches have condemned Markus Söder's cross edict.
The statement of faith is the latest sign that the organization has shifted away from its ecumenical roots toward a more narrow evangelical identity.
The Supreme Court majority opinion focused on how a Colorado commission handled the case—leaving open several larger questions.
While still one of the largest seminaries in the U.S., Fuller has faced declining enrollment.
The referendum removing a restrictive consitutional clause was seen a gain for women’s empowerment—and another step toward social liberalization in Catholic Ireland.
Dozens of Palestinians have been killed by Israeli soldiers along the border. Ordinary people are trying to stay connected to friends on the other side.
Firing him as seminary president is the most dramatic example of the #MeToo movement pervading the top reaches of the Southern Baptist Convention.
The test case was another step toward holding the church to account for a global abuse crisis.
The White House said agencies and executive departments that do not have a faith-based office will have a designated liaison to the new initiative.
The day after the embassy move was the anniversary of Israel's founding—a day Palestinians call the catastrophe, when hundreds of thousands of Palestinians fled or were expelled from their homes.
William Barber II and Liz Theoharis are leading the re-launched national movement, started in 1968.
A coalition of Muslim students highlighting the Jewish roots in Moroccan culture, and an evangelical pastor and imam creating a nationwide grassroots network are among those partnering against extremism.
A clergy group formed supporting a rabbi in the ski resort town of Whitefish, where white supremacist groups targeted her and other local Jewish people.