Street Preachers Arrested in UK in Front of Cheering Crowd: Video

Street Preachers Arrested in UK in Front of Cheering Crowd: Video

BRISTOL, UK — Among cheering crowds, four street preachers were arrested in the UK on Wednesday for causing a “disturbance” while exhorting men to “obey God and keep His commands.” The incident occurred as local resident Mike Overd was open air preaching outside of the Bristol shopping center, while others engaged passersby in conversation and/or […]

Suspect Detained After North Carolina Woman Finds Man in Adjacent Stall in Women’s Restroom

Suspect Detained After North Carolina Woman Finds Man in Adjacent Stall in Women’s Restroom

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina man was detained by security guards on Sunday after a woman who used the women’s restroom found him in the stall next to her. The woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, said that she saw a man’s shoe under the adjacent stall as she used the restroom at the 7th Street Public […]

Iowa Challenged Over Concerns Churches Banned From Speaking, Living Beliefs on Gender Identity

Iowa Challenged Over Concerns Churches Banned From Speaking, Living Beliefs on Gender Identity

DES MOINES, Iowa — A congregation on Iowa has filed a federal lawsuit against the state Civil Rights Commission over concerns that its interpretation of local laws pertaining to gender identity prohibits churches from speaking about or living out its beliefs on the issue. According to Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), which filed the suit on Monday, the Commission’s publication “Public […]

Chaplains Concerned Over Pentagon Repeal of Ban on Open ‘Transgenders’ in Military

Chaplains Concerned Over Pentagon Repeal of Ban on Open ‘Transgenders’ in Military

WASHINGTON — A group of military chaplains are expressing their concern over the Pentagon’s recent announcement that it will end the military’s ban on open transgenders in the military. As previously reported, the Pentagon issued its announcement on Thursday, a year after officials outlined that a six-month study would be conducted to determine whether lifting the […]

Federal Judge Blocks Florida Law Defunding Abortion Giant Planned Parenthood

Federal Judge Blocks Florida Law Defunding Abortion Giant Planned Parenthood

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A federal judge has blocked key parts of a Florida law that, among other aspects, prohibits funds from going to abortion providers such as Planned Parenthood. As previously reported, House Bill 1411 reallocates funds that abortion providers had been receiving as Medicaid reimbursement, and prohibits the government from contracting with organizations that offer […]

Bible Scenes Uncovered in Ruins of Ancient Israeli Synagogue

Bible Scenes Uncovered in Ruins of Ancient Israeli Synagogue

(National Geographic) — Archaeologists excavating a Roman-era synagogue at the site of Huqoq, Israel, have uncovered two new panels of a mosaic floor with instantly identifiable subjects—Noah’s ark, and the parting of the Red Sea during the Israelite exodus from Egypt. “You can see the pharaoh’s soldiers with their chariots and horses drowning, and even […]

Canada Considering Gender-Neutral Identity Cards as Prime Minister Marches in ‘Gay Pride’ Parade

Canada Considering Gender-Neutral Identity Cards as Prime Minister Marches in ‘Gay Pride’ Parade

(Reuters) — Canada is exploring the use of gender-neutral options on identity cards, Justin Trudeau told a television station on Sunday as he became the first Canadian prime minister to march in a gay pride parade. Trudeau, who participated in the downtown Toronto parade along with other politicians, did not give details, saying only the […]

Judge Grants Injunction Against Indiana Law Banning Abortion of Down Syndrome Children

Judge Grants Injunction Against Indiana Law Banning Abortion of Down Syndrome Children

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A federal judge has granted an injunction against an Indiana law that bans the murder of unborn children based on a Down Syndrome diagnosis or any other disability, but stops short of ending all abortion in the state. As previously reported, H.B. 1337 was signed into law in March to protect babies that would otherwise […]

Judge Dismisses Kentucky Governor’s Lawsuit Against Planned Parenthood for Aborting Without License

Judge Dismisses Kentucky Governor’s Lawsuit Against Planned Parenthood for Aborting Without License

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A circuit court judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the abortion giant Planned Parenthood filed by the governor of Kentucky over a location that was performing abortions without a license. Bevin, although identifying as pro-life, allows abortions as long as facilities are licensed according to state law. As previously reported, Bevin announced the lawsuit […]

Kansas Police Department Removes Bible Decal Following Complaint From Atheist Activists

Kansas Police Department Removes Bible Decal Following Complaint From Atheist Activists

HARPER, Kan. — A police department in Kansas recently removed a Scriptural decal from a patrol vehicle after receiving a complaint from a professing atheist group. The Harper Police Department had placed a decal on one its vehicles that simply read “Romans 13:4.” The verse, which speaks to the role of government as ordained by […]

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