(RNS) — The founder of a controversial Christian website known for its criticism of evangelical leaders for being too liberal has resigned from his church for “serious sin.” Montana pastor Jordan Daniel “J.D.” Hall is no longer listed as pastor...
LOS ANGELES (RNS) — Fearing the Monastery of the Angels could be sold for private use or redevelopment, Los Angeles preservationists and advocates are forming a nonprofit as they seek to acquire and take responsibility for the beloved Hollywood...
QAnon isn’t a cult. I know we want it to be, as numerous pundits have argued....
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A group that represents North Dakota’s Roman Catholic bishops is contacting parents of students at the University of North Dakota and asking that they urge administrators to reject the school’s proposed “gender inclusion” policy. The policy,...
Public Religion Research Institute recently highlighted an important statistic: nearly all Unitarian Universalists (97 percent)...
WASHINGTON (RNS) — On June 1, 2020, then-President Donald Trump marched across Lafayette Square outside the White House, trailed by an anxious-looking team of advisers and military aides. The group shuffled past detritus left by racial justice protesters after...
(RNS) — More than 275 Russian Orthodox priests and deacons from around the world have signed an open letter expressing their opposition to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, challenging the Russian government and breaking with the tacit support of the...
Dominion theology—the idea that humans are created uniquely like God and given godlike rule over...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (RNS) — Bart Barber, the longtime pastor of a small Texas church and a frequent leader of prominent Southern Baptist committees, has been elected the next president of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination. Barber, 52, received 61% of...
Yesterday, Richard Dawkins tweeted a request to his followers, asking them to sign on to...