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Stress, Long Hours and Being Underpaid — Not Potluck Dinners — Are Major Culprits More than a third of American clergy members are obese, with...

The World Council of Churches (WCC) has expressed deep shock over the attacks by extremist group Boko Haram in Nigeria, which is said to...

WASHINGTON - A legendary gospel performer, songwriter and choir director whose work appeared in songs by Michael Jackson and Madonna has died. Andrae Crouch died...

  A toughening of Catholic medical directives could include enforcing a ban on tubal ligations. By Nina Martin The Vatican has an absolute prohibition on sterilization for...

KIRKUK, Iraq - “Going back home? That would be suicide. The Islamists would cut our throats straight away,” says Khalil Hafif Ismam. The fear of this Mandaean refugee sums up that of one of the oldest yet most decimated communities in Mesopotamia.
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WASHINGTON – Prayer carpets have been laid out under the soaring arches of the Washington National Cathedral for an unprecedented Muslim worship service in one of America’s best-known churches.

A Muslim academic has opened a gay-friendly mosque in South Africa, despite receiving death threats and fierce criticism from parts of the local Muslim...

WASHINGTON— According to a study by the Pew Research Center the number of Middle Eastern countries experiencing sectarian violence between religious groups has doubled from five to 10 since 2011.

A court in Sudan has sentenced a pregnant woman to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith. Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, 27, who is already...

Church unites for those living with AIDS Message: AIDS is a civil rights issue By D. Kevin McNeir New Mount Olive Baptist Church in Ft. Lauderdale, FL...