Bhutan Pastors Jailed Without Charges

Bhutan Pastors Jailed Without Charges THIMPHU, Bhutan (Morning Star News) – Two pastors in southern Bhutan have spent more than a month in jail without being…

Study: Online Porn Seen by 200,000 UK Kids in One Month

Study: Online Porn Seen by 200,000 UK Kids in One Month At least 200,000 under 16-year-olds saw internet porn in a single month last year, an online video watchdog has said.…

Calgary Christian School Center of Controversy Over Possible Expulsion of Immoral Students, Staff

Calgary Christian School Center of Controversy Over Possible Expulsion of Immoral Students, Staff An agreement between a public school board and a faith-based Calgary facility threatens students with expulsion and staff with dismissal…

Secular Groups Attack Plan to Make Religion Part of Scottish Constitution

Secular Groups Attack Plan to Make Religion Part of Scottish Constitution A proposal to acknowledge the role of religion in any future constitution for Scotland has provoked a stringent response from…

Chinese Church Faces Forced Demolition for Refusing to Remove Cross

Chinese Church Faces Forced Demolition for Refusing to Remove Cross Wenzhou, Zhejiang – A Three-Self Patriotic Movement church in China’s coastal Zhejiang province is facing demolition after refusing to remove…

Gunmen Kill Three in Terrorist Attack on Kenyan Church

Gunmen Kill Three in Terrorist Attack on Kenyan Church MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) – Two gunmen stormed a packed church near the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday and…

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Calgary Christian School Center of Controversy Over Possible Expulsion of Immoral Students, Staff

Calgary Christian School Center of Controversy Over Possible Expulsion of Immoral Students, Staff

An agreement between a public school board and a faith-based Calgary facility threatens students with expulsion and staff with dismissal if they engage in a ‘lifestyle of sexual immorality.’ The final deal between Palliser Regional Schools and Heritage Christian Academy inked six months ago doesn’t…

Supreme Court Declines Appeal of Christian Photographer Ordered to Shoot Same-Sex Ceremonies

Supreme Court Declines Appeal of Christian Photographer Ordered to Shoot Same-Sex Ceremonies

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of a Christian photographer who was ordered to shoot same-sex ceremonies despite her religious beliefs, allowing the mandate to stand. As previously reported, Elane Huguenin and her husband Jon run Elane Photography in Albuquerque.…

New PBS Series Pushing Evolution Urges Viewers to ‘Come Face-to-Face with Their Inner Fish’

New PBS Series Pushing Evolution Urges Viewers to ‘Come Face-to-Face with Their Inner Fish’

In a new television series on PBS, an evolutionary paleontologist tries to convince viewers that they are direct descendants of fish from millions of years ago. Dr. Neil Shubin is a professor at the University of Chicago who primarily studies evolution. In 2008, Shubin published…

New Orleans City Council Officially Lifts Ban on Preaching After Sundown

New Orleans City Council Officially Lifts Ban on Preaching After Sundown

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans City Council voted last week to repeal a controversial ban against street preaching and evangelism on Bourbon Street. New Orleans, which is notorious for its sexually explicit displays during its annual Mardi Gras and Southern Decadence celebrations, enacted the ”Aggressive Solicitation” ordinance in…

Arkansas to Appeal Ruling Striking Down Ban on Abortion When Heartbeat Detected

Arkansas to Appeal Ruling Striking Down Ban on Abortion When Heartbeat Detected

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The attorney general of Arkansas has announced that he will appeal a recent ruling that struck down the state’s ban on abortion after 12 weeks if a heartbeat is detected. “[T]he notice of appeal was filed today and this office will…