While some in the community cheered after Saddam Hussein was overthrown (despite Iraq's relative religious lenience toward Christians), many were eventually forced to flee and
The retired Virginia congressman recently co-founded the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative and accepted an appointment to a newly endowed chair for religious freedom at Baylor
Banning Gay Sex. 'This decision isn't about whether LGBT equality rights are more or less important than the religious freedoms of evangelical Christians.'.
to flog a dissident blogger 50 times on a weekly basis for the next five months, seven of the nine members of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) have
by constitutional rules forbidding express discrimination against religious expression and policy cannot withstand constitutional scrutiny,” Alliance Defending Freedom attorney Jordan
State of the Union address, President Barack Obama met in person with Naghmeh Abedini, an Idaho mother who has spent more than two years advocating for the freedom of her
the state's Department of Corrections argued. Its lack of accommodations was ruled a violation of inmates' religious freedom. “No religion is an island.
Curtis Freeman, a research professor at Duke Divinity School, told Baptist News Global that he saw the situation as an issue of religious freedom that “Baptists would want to uphold.”.
religious beliefs are not the issue.”. Southern Baptists in Georgia are calling on the city to reinstate Cochran, saying the dispute infringes on his First Amendment rights to freedom of
New research reveals one more reason to remember 2014: for the greatest number of religious freedom violations against Christians worldwide in recent memory—even in Christian
The Top 20 Most-Read Christianity Today Articles of 2014. World Vision's reversal, Kay Warren on son's suicide, 33 Christian leaders under 33, and more.
The Top 10 Testimonies of 2014. Here are the Christian conversion stories that CT readers shared most. Joshua Wood. [ posted 12/29/2014 10:30AM ]. 0; 111; share; email; print.
National debate over religious freedom prompts withdrawal. 18) CJ Mahaney, Joshua Harris Resign from Gospel Coalition after SGM Abuse Conviction.
details. The RSS has made calls for a single-faith country and is behind many of recent attacks against Christians, claim religious freedom watchdogs. Of
Christian Advocates Approve of First Non-Christian Ambassador of Religious Freedom. CT has also noted what international religious freedom groups think of the State Department vs.
According to a Fox News report, the Army stated its system-wide review is unrelated to legal threats from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF).
Prompted by news coverage of alleged illegal activity by pastors promising miracles, Kenya's attorney general has banned new religious organizations from registering as the East
The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) challenged the law last year in Wisconsin, and violates the First Amendment because it provides “a benefit to religious persons and no
Tomorrow is the second of two Sundays marking this year's IDOP, organized by the World Evangelical Alliance's Religious Liberty Commission and supported by Barnabas Aid.
“The Pakistani state has to act proactively to protect its minorities from violence and injustice. We must promote religious and ethnic diversity in our society as a virtue.”.